Category Archives: Events

Conferència Final SupportVoC

  La Conferència Internacional de SupportVoC: “A Single View for a Multiple Reality: the Femicide Case” va ser tot un èxit. Un públic de més de 200 persones va omplir el recinte d’Innovathens, al Technopolis d’Atenes. Els assistents van poder escoltar a expertes com Martina Klett-Davis (London School of Economics) i Lesley Simmonds (University of Plymouth) […]

MDC Series – Beyond Borders: Reframing The Migration Debate

As part of the ESRC’s Festival of Social Science Palgrave Macmillan will host a free to attend panel discussion on the 7th of November. Dynamic and rapidly evolving across disciplines, particularly in the face of political developments across the globe, it is an theme that too easily attracts myths and bias, and social science holds a […]

Final Conference – SupportVoC

We are happy to announce that next Friday 25 of October from 9h to 15h the SupportVoC international project will hold its final conference at the Technopolis cultural centre in Athens (Greece), with the title “A single view for a multiple reality: the feminicide case”  [Download the PROGRAMME by clicking here] Registration is free but pre-registration is necessary: https://forms.gle/kJLd9zfgVHPe2xFz6 More information on the SupportVoC project: https://www.supportvoc.eu/

Final Conference – REACT

Today Brussels has hosted final conference of the project REACT: “The rise of online hate speech as a new alarming global social phenomenon: reasons and remedies” (PROGRAMME): The conference has reunited European experts on hate speech to “animate a wide European debate on the most effective cultural and educational strategies and policies […] to raise […]

COMPAS seminar, Oxford – 4th of July

On the 4th of July, Olga Jubany will be presenting at the COMPAS seminar in Oxford with a talk titled Screening Asylum in a Culture of Disbelief: The Hidden Legacy: In their relation with the State, hard borders have gained relevance due to the increasing politicisation and criminalisation of migration, and securitisation discourse and policies. Both […]

SupportVoc – Workshop in Cyprus

SupportVoC project organised the workshop “Guaranteeing the rights of victims of crime through the implementation of Generic Support Services”, on the 6th and 7th of June in Cyprus. The workshop, which brought together experts and professionals from different EU countries, aimed to share experiences and possibilities for the implementation of these services in Member States […]

REACT – Festival de Derechos Humanos de San Sebastián

  Tonight, the Human Rights Festival of San Sebastian will host a projection of the short films made by the young participatns of the REACT project in order to combat hate speech online. The videos, of 5 minutes of less, tackle, from the young creators point of view, the strategies that hate speech uses to […]

REACT Seminar

  The seminar “Contranarrativas contra el discurso de odio” presenting the results of the ethnographic research of the European project #REACT has taken place this morning with the presence of representatives of anti-racist organisations and activists. After the presentation of the project and results the seminar has concluded with an engaging debate on  the possible […]

Seminari REACT

  The European Social Research Unit (ESRU) organises the Seminar #REACT ‘Las contranarrativas contra el discurso de odio’ for the project REACT co-financed by the Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme (REC) of the EU. The seminar will take place on the 11th of December at the Sala de Juntes of the Faculty of Geography and […]

Study Visit SupportVoC

Today starts the Study Visit from the project @SupportVoc which will foster the exchange of experiences and approaches on the protection of victims of crime among actors from Cyprus, Bulgaria, Italy, Greece and Spain. Today’s session will include a presentation of the project, an overview of the current situation of the support network for victims […]