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Julia Szalai awarded Polanyi Prize

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CPS researcher Julia Szalai has been awarded the 2015 Polanyi Prize by the Hungarian Sociological Association, the award is given every year as recognition for the best book or article published in the field of sociology.

Religion and the Political Participation and Mobilization of Immigrant Groups: a Transtlantic Perspective

The Centre for Ethnic and Migration Studies (CEDEM) of the University of Liège is pleased to announce the 3rd INTEGRIM scientific thematic workshop organized by the working group Citizenship and Political Participation.

VIII International Conference on Migration

The VIII International Conference on Migration organized by the Migration Institute of the University of Granada will be held in Granada between 16-18 September 2015.

Call for papers: Race, ethnicity and education

The journal Power and Education is publishing a special issue on race and ethnicity for educators, educational organisations, learners and educational researchers, to appear in early 2015.

An option of last resort? Migration of Roma and non-Roma from CEE countries

The authors of the recently published UNDP paper "An option of last resort? Migration of Roma and non-Roma from CEE countries" used a combination of quantitative and qualitative methods for breaking the myths about Roma migration.

Governing Roma Education: International initiatives and national idiosyncrasies

The 26th conference of the Comparative Education Society in Europe (CESE) with the theme of Governing Educational Spaces will be held in Freiburg, Germany between 10-13 June 2014 .

First ever EU legal instrument for Roma inclusion adopted

On 9 December 2013 all 28 European Union Member States committed to implementing a set of recommendations, proposed by the European Commission, to step up the economic and social integration of Roma communities.

The situation of Roma women: FRA data analysis

On 18 September, the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights is taking part in a panel discussion focusing on the particular situation of Roma women, where it will present data from its Roma pilot survey to a joint public hearing of the European Parliament's LIBE and FEMM Committees on 'The EU Framework for National Roma Integration Strategies'.

New publication: Roma migration to and from Canada

A new e-book 'Roma Migration to and from Canada: The Czech, Hungarian and Slovak Case' edited by CPS researcher Zsuzsanna Vidra has been published by CEU CPS.

Free school choice reinforces the expansion of segregated schools

A new in-depth study prepared by professors Gabor Kezdi and Gabor Kertesi proves that free school choice, and not residential segregation, plays the largest role in school segregation.