Internship: Security and conflict migration in EU migration ‘hotspots’ in Greece

2 Internship vacancies Wageningen University and the Knowledge Platform for Humanitarian Exchange (KUNO) seek to examine policies and practices to mitigate and prevent conflicts between asylum seekers, host communities and aid actors along the EU border in Greece. We are looking for two interns to assist in this project and, if Covid-19 measures allow, engage … Continue reading Internship: Security and conflict migration in EU migration ‘hotspots’ in Greece

Humanitarianism in times of Corona.

Call for MSc thesis research on humanitarian responses to Covid-19. Sociology of Development and Change of Wageningen University, in collaboration with the platform for humanitarian knowledge exchange (KUNO), seeks to explore the impact of the Covid-19 crisis for humanitarian action and crisis response. This interest has multiple angles. First, the Corona crisis impacts on running … Continue reading Humanitarianism in times of Corona.

Activism in Corona times

We are looking for students who are interested in doing research about the many (new) different forms of protest, solidarity and activism in times of corona crisis, quarantine life an physical distance. Think of protests against lockdowns, activism going online, creative forms of 1,5 meters protests etc. etc. Starting date: Yesterday, but ASAP is also ok. Supervisors: … Continue reading Activism in Corona times

Thesis vacancies on overtourism

Overtourism in Southern Africa In the last decade, the phenomenon of overtourism has received an increasing amount of attention, particularly in public media, with a strong focus on European cities. The role of tourism as a predominantly positive force for economic development has now been scrutinised more seriously due to some of its foreseen and … Continue reading Thesis vacancies on overtourism