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Warsaw – Seminar on the impact of inclusive culture on company results

Warsaw – Seminar on the impact of inclusive culture on company results

28/05/2019 - 28/05/2019

This seminar organised by the Polish Institute for Human Rights and Business and the Embassy of the Netherlands in Poland aims to support companies in combatting discrimination in the workplace, managing diversity and creating an inclusive workplace culture. As research shows, an inclusive workplace culture can have a positive impact on the effectiveness, efficiency and creativity of employees and on the financial results of companies.

The event will focus on good practices and examples of how to overcome challenges related to the creation of an inclusive and safe working environment for all. There will be an emphasis on the inclusion of minorities in the workplace.

All those interested in the topic are welcome to participate in the seminar, which is free of cost. Due to limited space, registration is required.

Malta – United in Football

Malta – United in Football

09/06/2019 - 09/06/2019

The NGO Moviment Graffitti is organising an anti-racism football tournament. Twelve teams will compete, with the winning team taking home a trophy. Those interested in participating in the tournament are requested to send a private Facebook message to Moviment Graffiti with a team name, team member names and contact information. Games are seven-a-side, and there will be showers available after the game.

The games will take place on 9 June 2019. There will be face-painting and balloon modelling for children. A children’s football field will be available all day. The event is free of charge. Food and drinks may be purchased at the event.

Schedule

  • 10:00-16:00: Football tournament
  • 16:00-17:00: Percussion session for children
  • 18:00-20:00: Open Mic
Bari, Italy – The Migration Conference 2019

Bari, Italy – The Migration Conference 2019

18/06/2019 - 20/06/2019

The seventh edition of The Migration Conference will be held in Bari, Italy from 18 to 20 June 2019. The conference provides an opportunity for an interdisciplinary discussion among experts, young researchers and students, practitioners and policy makers working in the field of migration.

This year’s edition of the conference is organised in parallel sessions focusing on:

  • Migration
  • Migrant populations and diasporas
  • Migration policies
  • Labour migrations
  • Refugees
  • Economic impacts and remittances
  • Non-migrants
  • Impact of human mobility on sending, transit and receiving societies

The Migration Conferences were launched in 2012 and are held in a different city each year. Those interested in attending must register. The conference organisers are also inviting those interested in presenting papers to submit their proposals by 31 January 2019.

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Celle, Deutschland – Von Blicken und Brandbomben. Antimuslimischer Rassismus heute

Celle, Deutschland – Von Blicken und Brandbomben. Antimuslimischer Rassismus heute

01/07/2019 - 02/07/2019

Tagung „Von Blicken und Brandbomben – Antimuslimischer Rassismus heute“ von der Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung, 01.07. bis 02.07.2019, Congress Union Celle

Feindselige Blicke. Beschimpfungen, nicht nur online, sondern im Alltag. Rassismus gegenüber Menschen, die als muslimisch wahrgenommen werden, ist trauriger Alltag. Doch wie wirken sich Ablehnung, Hass und Gewalt auf das Leben von Musliminnen und Muslimen beziehungsweise auf Menschen, die von anderen als solche wahrgenommen werden, aus? Und schließlich: Wie kann antimuslimischem Rassismus begegnet werden?

Dies wird im Rahmen der Tagung, die von der Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung veranstaltet wird, thematisiert.

Referenten sind u.a.:

  • Dr. Floris Biskamp, Universität Tübingen
  • Professor Dr. Beate Küpper, Fachhochschule Niederrhein

Themen sind u.a.:

  • Medien und Antimuslimischer Rassismus
  • Gender und antimuslimischer Rassismus
  • Strategien zur Bekämpfung von antimuslimischem Rassismus

Die Veranstaltung richtet sich an Mitarbeiterinnen und Mitarbeiter der schulischen und außerschulischen politischen Jugend- und Erwachsenenbildung, aus der Sozialarbeit und aus der Beratung; Mitarbeiterinnen und Mitarbeitern von Behörden und Polizei sowie aus der Justiz; Journalistinnen und Journalisten; Wissenschaftlerinnen und Wissenschaftler.

Die Anmeldung kann bis zum 18.06.2019 vorgenommen werden.

Prague – IOM Summer School on Migration Studies 2019

Prague – IOM Summer School on Migration Studies 2019

26/08/2019 - 31/08/2019

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) will host its eleventh Summer School on Migration Studies from 26 to 31 August 2019 at Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic. The programme is open to university students (both graduate and undergraduate) as well as young professionals.

The summer school will include six days of lectures, workshops and discussions with experts. It will provide a unique opportunity to learn about different migration topics—integration of migrants, migration and gender, migration and development, trafficking in human beings, environmental migration and others.

IOM Prague has organised the summer school every year since 2009. It has been attended by more than 500 students and professionals from 60 countries. The summer school is implemented in cooperation with Faculty of Science at Charles University (Geographic Migration Centre). The United Nations Information Centre (UNIC) Prague is the project partner.

The fee to participate is € 330 including dormitory accommodations or € 210 without accommodations. Those interested in attending the summer school must apply online by 5 April 2019.

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