Summer School “Social Dimensions of Human Trafficking in the Balkans”
The Summer School aims to contribute towards sustainable development on the Balkans by bridging the communication gap between research, policies and implementation in the field of combating Trafficking in Human Persons. ”Social Dimensions of Human Trafficking on the Balkans” aims at introducing participants from the Balkan and Germany to the current problematic, to state-of-the-art approaches and different forms of implementation. This Summer School on the Balkans will focus on strengthening sustainable links between researchers, policy makers, development practitioners and business people, as well as strengthening the scientific and institutional bonds throughout the region. By introducing new teaching and educational methods based on peer-and action-learning and inter-disciplinary training for participants with different cultural and technical backgrounds, the Summer School meets the requirements of the current labor market and responds to the region’s needs for creative and decisive intellectuals, future decision-makers and representatives of their country within the increasingly international governance-framework.
Selected participants will not be required any fee cost. Travel, accommodation and food expenses will be covered by the organizing partners GIZ and DAAD.
This summer school is seeking students ranging from PhD and MA students to junior researcher and junior professionals from the following countries Macedonia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Kosovo and Germany. The academic and/or professional background is not limited to any specific area but it may include social studies, law, political sciences, public policy, human rights, security, migration, anthropology, economics etc.