One-On-One With a PhD Researcher

Amalia Sofia is a visiting researcher at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute. She works as a PhD student and researcher at the Graduate Institute of Public Administration at the University of Lausanne in Switzerland. She is currently writing the parts of her PhD that have to do with the human rights aspect of migration management. Her…

Italy in Violation of International Law, Lawyers Say

A large group of leading international law academics in Europe, including RWI’s director and head of research, are calling today for Italy to cease its policy of promoting, directing and enforcing returns to Libya with immediate effect after Italian authorities recently seized the Spanish NGO rescue boat ‘Open Arms’. The academics are also calling on…

Conceptions and Epistemologies of “Crisis” in Regard to Disasters, Migration and Refugees

You are welcome to a seminar arranged by the Pufendorf IAS ́s ASG CRISIS, organised by RWI’s Research Director, Thomas Gammeltoft Hansen, and Professor Mo Hamza at Lund University, discussing the conceptions and epistemologies of the word “crisis”. Gammeltoft-Hansen will be one of three speakers, addressing the topic under the title “Meditations on ‘Refugee Crisis’”.…