Orientation Programme Migration TISS Patna

Orientation Programme on Migration @ TISS Patna [Dec 15-Feb 14]: Register by Nov 10

About We live in the ‘Age of Migration’.  Though migration is an old phenomenon, actively promoted by the Colonial State, it was after the advent of liberalization and integration of markets that migration has accelerated and diversified exponentially. It involves various factors – the state, government, local actors, political economy of new forms of production and labor processes, urbanization, climate change, displacement, violence, citizenship, welfare, gender, identities and processes of formation of subjectivity, rights and entitlements, and so on. Thus, …

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Orientation Course on Labour Migration @ TISS Patna [Aug 9-19]: Apply by April 20

The Center for Migration and Labour Solutions (Aajeevika Bureau) and the Centre for Development Practice and Research (Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Patna) are proud to announce the fourth round of the Orientation Course on Labour Migration: Perspectives and Practice. The Course aims to provide a learning platform for practitioners and workers’ rights advocates with focused work or engagement with labour migration. It aims to enrich practitioners’ field insights with conceptual inputs on labour migration and at the same time …

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Internship Opportunity Tata Institute Social Science Patna

Internship Opportunity @ Tata Institute of Social Science Patna [May 1-Jun 15]: Applications Open

About The Centre for Development Practice and Research, Patna, is an independent research centre of the Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai (TISS). Its interest areas cover issues of migration, labour, justice, education and public health. It is also involved in organizing orientation courses on migration, short courses on methodology and academic writing and lectures and conferences on topics related to migration and justice. The TISS Patna Centre invites application for internship at TISS Patna to work on any of …

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Conference Migration TISS

CFP: International Conference on Migration @ TISS [Patna, Nov 29-Dec 1]: Submit by May 31

About The International Conference on the dynamic and ever-changing relationship between the state and the migrant aims to meet the timely demand of chronicling these interactive, interspersed narratives of mutuality where the figure of the migrant is produced in the various domains of statist paraphernalia over the last two hundred years. At the same time, it will focus on histories of the reinforcement of the state – both as ideas and material realities – in our collective political imagination by …

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Workshop Social Transformation Impact TISS Mumbai

Mentoring Young Researchers Programme 2018-19 @ TISS [Patna, Apr 19]: Apply by Mar 15

About TISS Patna Centre proposes to start a programme of Mentoring Young Researchers. Such mentorship is crucial for the health of social science research as a space for dialogue and sharing within university system is rapidly shrinking. In this manner, we hope to both supplement the resources provided by the traditional university system and also transcend them in terms of addressing emerging issues and experimenting with new forms. Objectives To promote critical social science research on migration among young researchers; …

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TISS Patna Cultural Practices of Labour in Migration 2018

Call for Papers: Cultural Practices of Labour in Migration @ TISS [Patna, Apr 20-21]: Submit by Jan 5

About This conference aims to bring together works from diverse fields and discipline that will re-examine the making and unmaking of cultural practices that accompanies labour migration both historically as well as in contemporary times. How does labour migration mutates the established genres? How does it create new ones? What is the role of memory and acts of forgetting? What are the processes through which the culture industry commodify the cultural practices of migrant labour and sell it back to …

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