Migration and Diversity research theme

Research at ISS - Migration and Diversity

Highlighted research projects

Political engagement of African diaspora

Diasporas driving social and political change in country of residence and origin

Social justice under secular liberalism

Muslims’ everyday ethics and human development in India and the Netherlands

Diaspora engagement in Northern Uganda

The role of diaspora communities in humanitarian interventions

Migration Seminar Series

Researchers working on Migration and Diversity often hold seminars showcasing their findings. 

Take a look at some of the topics our researchers are working on below.




14 Dec 2021Mausumi Chetia

“We’re all playing with words, isn’t it? You are and so am I”: The displaced human from policy discourses of riverbank erosion in Assam, India

16 Nov 2021Mahardhika Sjamsoe’oed Sadjad

“See, this one. She’s dating refugees”: Borderscapes in rumours of relationships between refugee men and Indonesian women

12 Oct 2021Andrew FischerChinese migration and population shares in Tibet revisited

22 June 2021

Otieno Ong’ayo and Kees Biekart

Transnational Diaspora Engagement and humanitarian interventions in Refugee Settlements in Northern Uganda

16 Feb 2021

Kim Chi Tran

Driving Forces of Nomadism

15 Dec 2020

Karin Astrid Siegmann, Tyler Williams, Julia Quaedvlieg

Precarious conditions of migrant workers in Dutch agriculture

17 Nov 2020

Cathy Wilcock

In the groove and in the moment: reflections on musicking with Kush Collective

13 Oct 2020

Roy Huijsmans

'We have the movement and the meaning': Making sense of a contemporary Lao dance performed on a Parisian stage

For more information about the Migration Seminar Series, please contact Dr Nanneke Winters or Dr Zeynep Kasli.

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