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October 23, 2018 6:15 pm
University of Zurich (main building), Rämistrasse 71, KOL-E-21
The Human Rights Center of the University of Zurich together with the Swiss Academy of Sciences invite you to a public lecture on:
'The Right to Science and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights'.
March 5, 2018 12:00 am
University of Zurich, Rämistrasse 71
Representatives from SAR's Swiss Section will be responsible for the Scholars at Risk booth at the upcoming EUA 2018 Annual Conference.Read More
The role of technology in refugee education: A blended-learning course experience with Syrian refugees in Jordan
March 15, 2018 5:15 pm
Uni/PH Building, Frohburgstrasse 3, Lucerne (Room/Hörsaal 2)
This lecture is jointly organized by the Division of Research and Development and the International Office of the University of Teacher Education Lucerne (PH Luzern), in conjunction with the Scholars at Risk Network (SAR).
The lecture addresses the opportunities, challenges, and problems that students with a refugee background face when striving for education and a professional career. It provides insights into the conpetencies and needs of these students in order to better adapt existing training programs in the field.
January 17, 2018 12:00 am
Room R AA -G-01, Rämistrasse 59, 8006 Zurich
This EURAXESS conference combines an academic approach with practical examples to consider the
effectiveness of specific initiatives and programmes for the integration of refugee researchers in
Switzerland and beyond. It will be a unique opportunity to discuss different approaches and challenges
amongst practitioners, scientists and representatives from public authorities.
November 20, 2017 12:00 am
University of Lucerne, Frohburgstrasse 3, Switzerland
This lecture held jointly by the University of Lucerne and the Scholars at Risk network looks at human rights violations in the Iranian and Sri Lankan contexts and uncovers some of the reasons why people are forced to leave their home countries.Read More
October 11, 2017 12:00 am
University of Geneva
This conference held at the University of Geneva will include a roundtable entitled 'Universities: a Sanctuary for Scholars at Risk?'.Read More
May 15, 2017 12:00 am
University of Zurich, Rämistrasse 71, Switzerland
In the framework of the University of Zurich's initiative for refugees, the International Relations Office hosts a presentation about Scholars at Risk, an international network to defend the principles of academic freedom and human rights of scholars around the world.Read More