Local Greek Event Calendar
- This event has passed.
Forced Migration in the Mediterranean – A lecture by Prof. P.J. Tsakonas
October 4, 2015 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Circle of Hellenic Academics in Boston Presents: Forced migration in the Mediterranean: EU and South European states’ perspectives and strategies
What are the security repercussions of forced migration for both the EU and of particular South European states? For dealing with this important issue, firstly a detailed picture of how illegal migration unfolds in the broader Mediterranean region over the last decade (trends, migration routes, impact of the Arab uprisings, the Syrian crisis etc.) is given. Secondly, particular emphasis is put on understanding how forced migration is being perceived and interpreted (a “secularization move”? in terms of “strategic culture”?) by the European Union as well as by certain South European states, particularly Italy and Greece. Concurrently, the European Union as well as the national (mainly Greek and Italian) responses and/or strategies to forced migration in the Mediterranean region are further discussed and analyzed.
**TO KNOW ABOUT LOCAL GREEK EVENTS THAT ARE HAPPENING:**FOLLOW the GreekBoston.com Twitter Page HERE: https://twitter.com/GreekBoston
FOLLOW the GreekBoston.com Facebook Page HERE: https://www.facebook.com/greekboston
GreekBoston.com is NOT held responsible for any events that are listed that have wrong times, flyers or venue information. All Greek event listings on GreekBoston.com are researched by our team and submitted to us. If you see any information regarding any Greek event, Greek festival, Greek dance and Greek concert that is incorrect, please EMAIL us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will fix this right away.