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2024 IMISCOE Spring Conference – Mobilities and Immobilities in an Era of Polycrisis

17 April 2024
Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey
MMOBILITIES AND IMMOBILITIES IN AN ERA OF POLYCRISIS 2024 IMISCOE Spring Conference 17-19 April 2024 Dear scholars, researchers, and practitioners, We are delighted to announce the 20th Year of MiReKoc with a conference on “Mobilities and Immobilities in an Era of Polycrisis”, to be held in collaboration with 2024 IMISCOE Spring Conference, Europe’s leading network […]

UNIC Virtual Meeting Platform “Age Friendly Cities: Participation and Well-being of Older People”

08 December 2022
Age Friendly Cities: Participation and Well-being of Older People UNIC Virtual Meeting Platform December 8th, at 12.00-14.30 (Istanbul Time) (10:00-12:30 CET) via Zoom. (Registration is required for all participants) Koc University, University of Liege, Erasmus University Rotterdam and Ruhr University Bochum are organizing a UNIC CityLabs Virtual Meeting Platform on “Age Friendly Cities: Participation and […]

Urban Resilience, Policies and Futures Conference

13 May 2022
Koç University Research Center for Anatolian Civilizations (ANAMED)
Metropolis International in collaboration with the Migration Research Center at Koç University (MiReKoc) are co-hosting a one-day conference ‘Urban Resilience, Policies and Futures’ in Istanbul at the Koç University Research Center for Anatolian Civilizations (ANAMED) on May 13, 2022. Urbanization and migration related issues play a crucial role in the transformation of our contemporary societies. […]

MiReKoc Wednesday Webinar Series

09 March 2022
Since February 2015, MiReKoc has been organizing Migration Seminar Series to get together with colleagues and migration experts, exchange ideas with MiReKoc members, learn more about MiReKoc projects, give feedback to dissertations and get further information on the ongoing research of MiReKoc affiliated researchers. In the period of 2021-2022, due to COVID-19 measures, MiReKoc Seminar […]

FMRC Series Bibliographies on Syrian Refugees in Turkey: Social Integration

Souad Osseiran and Ayşegül Güneyli

Understanding foreign policy strategies during migration movements: a comparative study of Iraqi and Syrian mass refugee inflows to Turkey

Birce Altıok & Salih Tosun

Under the Shadow of Civilizationist Populist Discourses:
Political Debates on Refugees in Turkey

Zeynep Yanaşmayan, Ayşen Üstübici & Zeynep Kaşlı

Decision Making on the Balkan Route and the EU-Turkey Statement

Katie Kuschminder | Talitha Dubow | Ahmet İçduygu | Aysen Üstübici | Eda Kirişçioğlu | Olga Mitrovic