An international virtual conference “Protracted Displacement: Hopes, Perspectives, and Solutions? Governance – Social Dimension – Academia” is being organized jointly by Academics in Solidarity (AiS) – Freie Universität Berlin, German-Jordanian University, Yarmouk University, EDU-SYRIA, University of Applied Sciences Magdeburg-Stendal, DAAD, GIZ, and UNHCR. The first event on 19 and 20 October 2020 opened a series of thematic events devoted to various issues of protracted displacement, including political, socio-economic, humanitarian, cultural and academic. One more conference session will follow on 17 November 2020.
An interview about the conference with Dr. Vera Axyonova, Managing Director Academics in Solidarity (in German) can be found here.