[URBANTH-L]CFP: Population Politics, Migration and Human Rights, Berlin, Irmgard Coninx Foundation

Benito Vergara bvergara at sfsu.edu
Mon Aug 21 09:51:59 EDT 2006

International Essay Competition on:

Population Politics, Migration and Human Rights


Conference and workshop participation in Berlin February 2007


ICS Scholarship/ Grant for 2007


New Extended Deadline: September 24th, 2006


The Irmgard Coninx Foundation is continuing its program on human rights with
an international conferences and adjunct workshops to address the social,
political, theoretical, and pragmatic issues of human rights today.


As in the years before the “Berlin Roundtables on Transnationalism” will
start its new topic with an essay/working paper competition.


The 2007 conference and workshops will focus on:

Population Politics and Human Rights:


45 essayists will be selected by an international jury and invited to join
the international conference and workshops in Berlin from February 15th –
20th 2007.


The Irmgard Coninx Foundation will cover costs of travel to and
accommodation in Berlin for invited participants.


Furthermore, for the best essay the Irmgard Coninx Foundation will award to
up to three workshop participants a three months research grant in Berlin
for the year 2007 at the Social Science Research Centre Berlin (WZB) and the
Humboldt University. The recipient will also be invited to join the workshop
in 2007/8.


The Irmgard Coninx Foundation will provide for a monthly stipend of 1000
Euro plus accommodation.


For essay details, application procedure and additional information, please
visit our website:




email: info at irmgard-coninx-stiftung.de


Imgard Coninx Stiftung

c/o Wissenschaftszentrum für Sozialforschung Berlin

Reichpietschufer 50

10785 Berlin

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