Dušan Drbohlav as a guest of the Czech TV Channel (Česká televize)

January 4, 2017 - Dušan Drbohlav was a guest of the Czech TV Channel (Česká televize) on January 3, 2017. He commented on the latest wave of migration from Africa to Spain. You can watch the video HERE (in Czech, 4 min.).

New article about the spatial concentration of Vietnamese migrants’ businesses on Prague’s Sapa site

December 12, 2016 - Dušan Drbohlav and Dita Čermáková article was published in Österreichische Zeitschrift für Soziologie on the topis of economic concentration of Vietnamese in Prague district. In an article entitled "A new song or evergreen ...?" The spatial concentration of Vietnamese Migrants' Businesses on Prague's Sapa site authors seek to answer the question whether the creation of such places of economic concentration of Vietnamese is common or it is specific of Czechia respectively in Central Europe. The authors are studing the Sapa´s function, economic and ethnic structure, mutual relations among entrepreneurs and physical morphology.

Videos, photos and opening speeches from the IMISCOE conference in Prague

November 14th, 2016 - The 13th IMISCOE Annual Conference took place in Prague, 30 June – 2 July 2016. The conference covered the theme ‘Migration and Development’. You can have a look at several sets of photos with impressions from the conference as well as videos from the keynote lectures, semi-plenaries and the winner of the Maria Baganha Dissertation Award (they can be accessed by entering the password: geo). In addition, the texts of the opening speeches were published. More details.

Rozhovor s Dušanem Drbohlavem o migraci z Ukrajiny

3. listopadu 2016 - Na stránkách časopisu Vesmír najdete rozhovor s Dušanem Drbohlavem na téma migrace z Ukrajiny ve vztahu ke konfliktu ve východní části země. Toto téma zpracoval tým Geomigrace v rámci mezinárodního výzkumného projektu, jehož výsledkem jsou také dvě publikace - zdarma ke ztažení jsou TADY.  Rozhovor pak najdete TADY.

Two publications about the future of migration from Ukraine, editors are members of our research team

September 30, 2016 - Two our publications were published which focused on research of Ukrainian migration during the crisis - In the book Ukrainian Migration in Times of Crisis: Forced and Labour Mobility (eds Dusan Drbohlav, Marta Jaroszewicz) are captured the impacts of deteriorating security as well as socio-economic situation in Ukraine, springing from the Russian annexation of the Crimea and the eruption of war in the eastern part of the country, migration from Ukraine to the European Union (EU), especially to Poland, Czech and Slovakia.

Invitation to two conferences on the occasion of completion of our project "Ukraine's Migration Monitoring: Forced Labor and Mobility"

August 29, 2016 - we are invited to the final conferences of the project "Ukraine's Migration Monitoring: Forced Labor and Mobility," which will take place on 13/9/2016 in Warsaw, 14/9/2016 in Bratislava. The aim of the project was to map the migration flows from Ukraine to Central European countries (Poland, CZE, SK) as a result of political events in Crimea and Eastern Ukraine (more about the project). The project results in published book. The book can be ordered free of charge by the publishers P3K or electronically downloaded from our website at the end of September.

Dušan Drbohlav took a part at "Fóru Meltingpot 2016" which was held during the festival Colours of Ostrava

28. srpna 2016 - Dušan Drbohlav participated in discussions at the Forum Meltingpot 2016, the festival Colours of Ostrava 2016. Short recording of the performance.

Lenka Pavelková and Kristýna Peychlová participated in the conference New Wave 2016

June 5, 2016 - Lenka Pavelková and Kristýna Peychlová, members of the GEOMIGRACE team, participated in the conference New Wave, held on May 19 and May 20, 2016, at the Faculty of Science. Both participated in a session on methodology in migration research, Lenka Pavelková with the presentation titled Migration Statistics in the EU as a Challenge to Research on Migration, Kristýna Peychlová with one titled Living with Bias: Sampling in Qualitative Migration Research.

Members of the team GEOMIGRACE participated in the XLVI. Conference of the Czech Demographic Society

June 1, 2016 - XLVI. Conference of the Czech Demographic Society on Migration and demographic challenges took place in Jindřichův Hradec on 26th and 27th May, 2016. Dušan Drbohlav and Zdeněk Čermák were between the key note speakers. In other sessions, Dagmar Dzúrová, Jiří Hasman and Markéta Seidlová from our team presented their papers. Dušan Drbohlav also appeared in the reportage by the local TV.


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