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Migration Working Group: Towards a New Migration and Asylum Research Agenda in the Americas

March 30, 2021
12:30 PM EDT - 2:30 PM EDT
Online via Zoom
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The Migration Working Group is a series of monthly sessions to discuss innovative research being done on migration and integration by emerging and established scholars. The series gives researchers an opportunity to present their ongoing projects, learn about each other’s work and share feedback.

March Presentations

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 Recruiting migrant workers in guatemala: The roles of a diversifying industry in managing  international labour migration

 Mylène Coderre, University of Ottawa

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 Coming full circle? Latin american migration governance in the 21st century 

 Luisa Feline Freier, Universidad del Pacífico (presenting)

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 The integration of migrants in civil society organizations in Tijuana, as part of a re-definition of migration projects

 Olga Odgers-Ortiz, El Colegio de la Frontera Norte (presenting)

 Olga Lidia Olivas Hernández, El Colegio de la Frontera Norte and University of California, San Diego (presenting)


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 Migrants and refugees in latin america during COVID-19: An inclusion/exclusion spectrum of social protection

 Marcia Vera-Espinoza, Queen Mary University of London (presenting)

 Gisela P. Zapata, Federal University of Minas Gerais (presenting)