REPI

The Refugee Crisis Response in Uganda


Mardi, 16 Janvier, 2018 - 10:00

ACROPOLIS-REPI Research Seminar

with Prof. Dr. Kristof Titeca (University of Antwerp), Julie Schiltz (Ghent University) and the ACROPOLIS Governance for Development Research Team

Abstract

The research seminar will consist of presentations and discussion on the refugee crisis response in Uganda with key contributions made by Prof. Dr. Kristof Titeca, lecturer at the Institute of Development Studies (University of Antwerp) and specialist of the governance and conflict dynamics in Central and East Africa; Julie Schiltz, PhD student at Ghent University whose research project focuses on uncertainty in the context of conflict, displacement and encampment, with a specific attention on South Sudanese youth in a refugee setting in northern Uganda; and the researchers from the ACROPOLIS Governance for Development project who have just undertaken a field mission in Uganda to explore the interactions between the different stakeholders in regards to the refugee crisis response.

Online registration required by January 12 here

Discussions 10 am-12pm

Lunch 12-1pm

Venue: ULB Solbosch – IEE Kant Room, 39 avenue F. Roosevelt, 1050 Bruxelles

Limited number of places available

Contact & information: repi@ulb.ac.be

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