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21st New Faces Conference: "People Moving – Implications of Migration for Societies and States in North Africa" in Tunis, 19 – 23 June 2014. Application deadline is 20 April 2014

News from Apr 09, 2014

 The conference is a project of the EU-Middle East Forum, a program for the advancement of Young Professionals at the German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP). It is carried out in close cooperation with the Robert Bosch Stiftung, the German
Federal Foreign Office, the Institute for Foreign Cultural Relations (ifa), and the Centre de Tunis pour la Migration et l’Asile (CeTuMA). Once you have participated in one of EUMEF’s events, you become part of a network that receives information on professional activities of other alumni, grants, scholarships, and other similar programs. Every two years, all alumni of EUMEF meet in Berlin for a reunion.

 The main protagonists and hence target group of the conference are Young Professionals (aged around 27-35) in academia, politics, the private sector, and civil society organizations such as research centers, NGOs or the media, who deal with political issues related to the topic of the conference. Participants should come from Egypt, Tunisia, Morocco, Turkey, Germany, the UK, France, Spain, Italy, and Greece.

The working language of the conference is English. 

To apply, please submit the attached application form and a one-page outline of your intended contribution to the conference. Please read the Call for Applications as well as the Application Form carefully as they explain the details of the application procedure and the  conference. Application deadline is 20 April 2014. 

The organizers will cover accommodation and provide for travel subsidies based on the country of residence (maximum 325 € for participants from the EU, 350 € for participants from Turkey and Morocco, and 450 € for participants from Egypt).

Please do not hesitate to contact us at in case you have any further questions.

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