‘Gender and Migration’ brings together practitioners, activists, and scholars to explore how gender affects the migratory experience.
While considerable attention has been paid to migration within popular and academic discourses, gendered analyses remain relatively scarce. This workshop seeks to discuss the many facets and approaches pertaining to migration from gendered perspectives.
When: 2nd of September 2016
Where: Serenity Café, Edinburgh
1330 to 1415: Registration, sandwich lunch and networking
1415 to 1430: Formal welcome
1430 to 1530: Round table discussions on health and well-being for men and women migrants. One confirmed speaker will chair each discussion to facilitate exchange between practitioners, activists, academics and those who have experienced migration.
1530 to 1545: tea and coffee
1545 to 1615: Question time panel
1615: Close and FWSA AGM
£15 for waged delegates
£10 for FWSA members and unwaged delegates (including PhD students)
Buy ticket here.
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