Scientific Seminar “Refugee integration in Poland. Can it be improved?”


The Socio-Cultural Research  and the Migration Policies Research Units at the Centre of Migration Research of the University of Warsaw have the honour to invite you to Scientific Seminar “Refugee integration in Poland. Can it be improved?” which will be held on 9 November 2020 on ZOOM. The aim of this seminar is to present and discuss the recent research report published by the CMR researchers on “Integration Policies, Practices and Experiences – Poland Country Report” (eds. Karolina Sobczak-Szelc, Marta Pachocka, Konrad Pędziwiatr, Justyna Szałańska, 2020).

The seminar is organized in the framework of the project RESPOND – “Multilevel Governance of Mass Migration in Europe and Beyond (Horizon 2020)”, funded by the Horizon 2020 Programme of the European Union, and coordinated by Dr. Karolina Sobczak-Szelc at the CMR.

We kindly ask you to forward this invitation to your Colleagues and anyone interested in the migration and integration issues in Europe, and, if possible, to publish this invitation on your institution’s website and social media (e.g. Facebook, Twitter).

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