SupportVoC – Start of new project

Today we inaugurate the project SupportVoC, on support of victims of crime, with a Kick-Off Meeting in Barcelona. SupportVoC is a international and interdisciplinary project which addresses the promotion and protection of the rights of victims of crime through the analysis of the implementation of Directive 2012/29/EU and further development of a model of standard procedures […]

Round Table on Transphobia coordinated by UB during the Week of Antropology, Barcelona

  During the celebration of the Week of Anthropology (24-29 April, Barcelona), the research group GENI on gender, identity and diversity with the Catalan Insitute of Anthropology (ICA) collaborated with the European Social Research Unit (UB) to coordinate the round table “Transgènere i sistema de sexe/gènere. Normativitats, violències i resistències” (Transgender and the sex/gender system. […]

Seminar on innovation in social sciences and humanities

Date of event: Thu, 17/11/2016 Place of event: Facultat de Filologia de la Universitat de Barcelona, edifici Josep Carner. Sala del professorat, 5a planta. Carrer Aribau, 2. Barcelona On November 17th, the ESRU director Olga Jubany will participate in a seminar on innovation in social sciences and humanities, organized by the Fundació Bosch i Gimpera. For […]

Press conference for PRISM

On July 22nd, 2016 Dr Olga Jubany and Dr Miguel Pajares participated in a press conference in order to disseminate the findings of the PRISM project. This lead to the publication of news pieces on the PRISM findings in over 40 different media platforms, including in print media such as LaVanguardia and ElPeriodico, in digital media such as VilaWeb, and […]

Presentation of the PRISM results at the CSIC conference “CONVERSES AL RAVAL”

Date of event: Thu, 09/06/2016 Place of event: Sala d’Actes de la Residència d’Investigadors CSIC Dr Olga Jubany will present the findings of the PRISM project at the CSIC conference “Converses al Raval. Tal com som, tal com érem” on June 9th at 18.00. The conference takes place at Sala d’Actes de la Residència d’Investigadors CSIC-Generalitat de […]

Premiere of the documentary “A goddess in motion. María Lionza in Barcelona”

Date of event: Tue, 10/05/2016 – Thu, 30/06/2016 The ESRU launches a video and radio campaign against hate speech in the new media within the PRISM project. This campaign aims to raise awareness of this phenomenon and foster positive messages to stop discrimination related to racism and xenophobia in social media like Twitter or Facebook, as well as in other […]

Communication campaign against online hate speech!

Date of event: Tue, 10/05/2016 – Thu, 30/06/2016 The ESRU launches a video and radio campaign against hate speech in the new media within the PRISM project. This campaign aims to raise awareness of this phenomenon and foster positive messages to stop discrimination related to racism and xenophobia in social media like Twitter or Facebook, as well as in other […]