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Lagos temporalities: Negotiating urban mobilities in an age of mobile telephony

Naluwembe Binaisa, University College London, University of London

Special Lecture

Thursday, 09 February 2017, 5pm to 6.30pm

In an event co-hosted with the African Studies Centre, Naluwembe Binaisa of University College London discusses how mobile telephony operates in the contested urban landscape of Lagos, Nigeria

CONTAINED project: Connecting research, experience and learning on migration

Thursday, 08 December 2016, 3.45pm to 7.30pm

A theatrical performance and discussion of the CONTAINED trilogy on migration: Decisions and Journeys // Arrival and Reception // Movement and Change

Profits, predation, and the 'bioeconomy' of border controls

Ruben Andersson

Special Lecture

Thursday, 16 June 2016, 1pm to 2pm

A special seminar co-hosted by Border Criminologies, COMPAS, and IMI

The Changing Face of Global Mobility: Celebrating 10 years of the International Migration Institute

Conference

Wednesday, 13 January 2016 to Friday, 15 January 2016

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of IMI, this conference sought both to review the progress made in reaching the aim of developing a long-term and forward-looking perspective on international migration as an intrinsic part of global change, and explored new conceptual horizons for understanding migration processes and their impacts for origin and destination societies.

Hope and uncertainty in African migration: Life after deportation to Ghana

Nauja Kleist, IMI Visiting Fellow / Senior Researcher, Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS)

Seminar Series

Tuesday, 17 November 2015, 5pm to 7pm

Visiting Fellow Nauja Kleist presents her research on return migration in the context of restrictive mobility regimes in Europe and Africa, within theories on hope, (im)mobility, social fields, gender, and belonging.

'The migrant and refugee crisis' - A panel discussion on responses and solutions

Panel

Monday, 26 October 2015, 12pm to 1.30pm

A joint event held by the Oxford Martin School and IMI

Does cultural diversity boost innovation?

Jacques Poot, University of Waikato

Special Lecture

Wednesday, 21 October 2015, 5.30pm to 8pm

NZ-UK Link Visiting Professor Jacques Poot of the University of Waikato examines whether cultural diversity boosts workplace innovation

Impact of Diasporas

Conference

Thursday, 17 September 2015, 9.30am to 8pm

The Oxford Diasporas Programme at the University of Oxford and the Impact of Diasporas on the Making of Britain programme at the University of Leicester are hosting this Impact of Diasporas event.

Migration, Mobility and Development in Africa

Workshop

Wednesday, 17 June 2015 to Friday, 19 June 2015

Book launch: Mobility Makes States

Book launch

Tuesday, 09 June 2015, 4pm to 6pm

A special event to launch Mobility Makes States: Migration and Power in Africa edited by Darshan Vigneswaran and Joel Quirk.

LiveFriday: Social Animals

Friday, 15 May 2015, 7pm to 10.30pm

We’re all social animals: come along and see how Oxford Social Sciences research is helping us understand what makes societies tick.

Drivers and Dynamics of High-Skilled Migration

Workshop

Tuesday, 28 October 2014 to Wednesday, 29 October 2014

DEMIG Conference

Conference

Tuesday, 23 September 2014 to Thursday, 25 September 2014

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