Brief summaries of the subprojects

The part of the L/UMIN project which was co-funded by the European Refugee Fund came to an end on 30 June 2015. Brief summaries of each research project are now available:

 

L/UMIN in Almedalen

L/UMIN researchers arrange a panel debate on migration law during the Almedalen week  (annual political event) in Visby, Gotland: “Döden i Medelhavet, klimat-migration och trovärdighetsproblem – håller asylrätten för framtiden?”

Time: 1 July 2015 at 8:00 – 9:30 (breakfast served at 8:00)
Venue: Hästgatan 13, Visby

Read more on the seminar (in Swedish).

Download invitation (pdf, in Swedish).

Report from the Nordic Asylum Law Seminar

In summer bloom, Uppsala welcomed 125 participants from all over the globe to the Nordic Asylum Law Seminar, held on 7–8 May 2015 in Uppsala University’s Campus Blåsenhus. The overall theme for this year’s conference was ‘Unequal Treatment: The Root of All Claims for Protection?’ The purpose was to foster exchange and dialogue among scholars, lawyers, governments and civil society on issues related to domestic, European and international refugee and asylum law.

Read a brief summary of the Nordic Asylum Law Seminar.

Visit by the European Commission

A delegation from the European Commission visited Sweden to look closer at some of the projects funded by the European Refugee Fund. Lund/Uppsala Migrationlaw Network was one of the projects that were selected for a visit, and we received the delegation from the Commission in Uppsala on 25 March.