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Transnational political participation and transnational citizenship – workshop

Integration and international migration: pathways and integration policies (INTEGRIM) (project funded with support from the European Commission) INTEGRIM SCIENTIFIC THEMATIC WORKSHOP Work Package 2: Citizenship and Political Participation Friday, 13 September 2013 CEDEM, University of Liège Salle du Conseil, Liège, Belgium     In the framework of the 7FP Training Network “Integration and international migration: [...]

By | 3 September 2013|Agenda|0 Comments

2012 CEDEM Activity Report

Our 2012 Activity Report is now available under the "Publications" section of this website.

By | 18 March 2013|Agenda|0 Comments

New book by J-M Lafleur: “Transnational Politics and the State”

Jean-Michel Lafleur's new book on the right to vote of immigrants in home country elections is out. The book presents several years of research in Europe and Latin America on the external voting rights of diasporas and their impact on the host and home societies. You can find more details on the book on Routledge's [...]

By | 4 February 2013|General|0 Comments

Annual activity report

  The 2011 activity report of CEDEM is now available online. To read it, go to -> "publications" -> "annual reports".

By | 23 February 2012|General|0 Comments

CEDEM conference series

We have the pleasure to inform you that the programme of CEDEM's 2012 conference series is now available. We look forward to seeing you in one of these events     1.            Felice Dassetto (Université Catholique de Louvain - Belgique) 16 February 2012, 4PM, Salle du Conseil, ULg. "L’Iris et le Croissant. Bruxelles et l’islam [...]

By | 8 February 2012|General|0 Comments

Conference and debate on multiculturalism in Brussels 31/01/12

Cedem is pleased to invite to the following event (IN FRENCH): "La multiculturalité à l’épreuve" Trois intervenant(e)s qui étudient les questions du multiculturalisme et de la reconnaissance des identités, confronteront leurs points de vue.Le multiculturalisme a-t-il favorisé la montée du racisme? Est-ce compromettre la citoyenneté que de reconnaître la spécificité culturelle et identitaire des groupes [...]

By | 25 January 2012|General|0 Comments

CEDEM’s wishes

The CEDEM team and its director wish you a happy New Year!

By | 10 January 2012|General|0 Comments

13.12.11 Events

CEDEM Researchers feel deeply affected by the events that took place on Tuesday 12th December 2011 in the city centre of Liège. We wish to express our sympathy with the victims and their relatives in this difficult moment. We would also like to stress the fact that the legitimate anger that many feel in this [...]

By | 14 December 2011|General|0 Comments

Keep in touch with CEDEM!

As Tuesday 13th December 2011, CEDEM's new website is online. We hope you like it! You also have the possibility to receive our newsletter upon registration in the bottom-right corner of this page. Besides, don't forger that you can follow CEDEM on facebook at the following URL:  

By | 12 December 2011|General|0 Comments

Diasporas and External Voting Rights

This postdoctoral research project is funded by the Belgian National Science Foundation (FRS-FNRS) for the 2008-2012 period. It seeks to investigate the implications of emigrants’ participation in home country politics for the relations between emigrants on the one hand, and the host and home societies on the other hand. This project combines quantitative (surveys) and [...]

By | 12 December 2011|Research|Comments Off on Diasporas and External Voting Rights