2nd Conference of the Refugee Research Network

October 4-6, 2018
Center Flight and Migration
Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt.

The interdisciplinary research landscape on topics of forced migration, flight and asylum has expanded and differentiated considerably in Germany within a few years.

To present and discuss current research results and to promote interdisciplinary exchange and cooperation, the 2nd conference of the Network for Forced Migration Studies took place from October 4-6, 2018. Organizer and partner was the Center Flight and Migration of the Catholic University Eichstätt-Ingolstadt.

The conference aimed to create a platform for discussion and networking among researchers* in the field of refugee research in Germany. 


A documentation of the conference with photos and film can be found on the homepage of the Center Flight and Migration.

A short summary of the conference can be found here.

Press reports:



The conference program can be downloaded here: Program_NWFF-18


Prof. Dr. Cathryn Costello, Andrew W. Mellon Associate Professor of International Human Rights and Refugee Law, Refugee Studies Centre, University of Oxford.

Dr. Rose Jaji, Lecturer in the Department of Sociology, University of Zimbabwe

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