Conferentie in Gent: “(Dis)connecting People? The law and practice of family reunification”

Dear colleagues,

The organizing committee is delighted to announce that registration for our International Conference “(Dis)connecting People? The law and practice of family reunification” on 9-10 September 2021 in Ghent (Belgium) is now open!

This conference aims to establish a dialogue on family reunification between the legal and the social sciences, as well as to cross bridges between academia, policy and practice. Keynote speakers are prof. em. Kees Groenendijk and dr. Federica Infantino.

You can see the latest draft of the programme in attachment and register here.

Preliminary programme conference (dis)connecting people. The law and practice of family reunification

The conference will be physical – subject to sanitary measures – but online participation is possible as well. For any questions, please contact us on familyreunification.re@ugent.be.

For more information, please visit our website.

We look forward to seeing you in Ghent in September! Please feel free to share this invitation widely in your networks.

Best regards,

The organizing committee

Dr. Milena Belloni, FWO, Department of Sociology, University of Antwerp

Roos-Marie van den Boogaard, Migration Law Research Group, Ghent University

Sarah Den Haese, Institute for Private International Law, Ghent University

Prof. Ellen Desmet, Migration Law Research Group, Ghent University

Hester Kroeze, Ghent European Law Institute, Ghent University

Ayse Güdük, Migration Law Research Group, Ghent University

Prof. Dirk Vanheule, Government & Law Research Group, University of Antwerp

Prof. Peter Van Elsuwege, Ghent European Law Institute, Ghent University

Prof. Jinske Verhellen, Institute for Private International Law, Ghent University

Prof. Gert Verschraegen, Department of Sociology, University of Antwerp

Ayse Güdük

PhD Researcher

 

Department European, Public and International Law

Migration Law Research group

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