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Agenda-Setting Workshop in Berlin

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On May 8th, 2019, an agenda-setting workshop took place in the Henry Ford Building of the Freie Universität Berlin. Input was provided by all organizations on the research results to date and topics for future workshops were discussed. In addition to the project staff, experts from THW, DRK and BAMF participated. Image Source: © KFS

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CFP: “At the Intersection of International Humanitarian Aid and National Disaster Management”

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Call for Papers, until September 30, 2019, for the IV ISA Forum of Sociology, Porto Alegre, Brasil (14.-18. July 2020). Panel by Daniel F. Lorenz/Cordula Dittmer: At the Intersection of International Humanitarian Aid and National Disaster Management: Processes, Structures and Practices from a Sociological Perspective, RC39 Sociology of Disasters, https://isaconf.confex.com/isaconf/forum2020/webprogrampreliminary/Session14858.html

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Field Research in Greece

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From January 28th til Febuary 11th 2019, Cordula Dittmer and Daniel F. Lorenz from the DRU conducted field research in Greece (northern Greece/Thessaloniki, Lesvos, Athens). 26 expert interviews were held with various actors (DG ECHO, ASB, MDM, MSF, IRC, UNHCR, DRC, OXFAM, DG HOME, BAMF, Volunteer Organisations) to discuss the developments from 2014 to 2019. […]