The Scholars at Risk Italy section will be launched at the University of Padova on February 19, 2019.
The launch will be held in association with the 2019 Winter School on “Knowledges at Risk: Universities Promoting Academic Freedom”. The Italian section will represent Italian universities in the global Scholars at Risk Network, and will coordinate activities in Italy in support of scholars and to promote academic freedom.
For a list of Italian members of SAR, please see here. All Italian universities are invited to send a representative to the launch event in Padova. A full programme for the launch event and Winter School is available here. Higher education institutions in Italy interested in joining these efforts may contact firstname.lastname@example.org.