International Summer School in Mass Displacement

International Summer School in Mass Displacement: Focus on IDPs in Post-Soviet Countries

V. N. Karazin National University is pleased to announce launching of International Summer School in Mass Displacement: Focus on IDPs in Post-Soviet Countries. The Summer School will take place in Kharkiv city (Ukraine). Educational program which will employs an interactive learning environment using a combinations of lectures, working in the library with documentary materials, in class discussions, case studies, round tables with city officials, presentations, and field visits (IDP camps), and more! The International Summer School program will also consist of numerous cultural and sport activities to acquaint our guests with Ukrainian culture, its cuisine, traditions and people.

Targetgroup: students, PhD-students, young scientists (in the field of sociology, law, psychology, history, political science, international relations, etc.), representatives of NGOs dealing with refugees and IDPs

Duration: 5–16 August 2019

School Instructors:

  • Bondarenko A., PhD in History, Associate Professor of the Institute of International Education for Study and Research, V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University
  • Folomieiev M., PhD in Political Science, Department of Applied Sociology and Social Communication, V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University
  • Kazankov R., PhD in History, Associate Professor of the Institute of International Education for Study and Research, V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University
  • Khyzhniak O., Head of International Relation Office, DSc in Sociology, Associate Professor, Department of Applied Sociology and Social Communication, V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University
  • Kravchenkova H., PhD in Sociology, Associate Professor, Department of Applied Sociology and Social Communication, V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University, President of “Ukrainian expert league”
  • Maievska N., PhD in Psychology, Associate Professor, Department of General Psychology, V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University
  • Ryeznikov V., PhD in Economy, Associate Professor, School of International Economic Relations and Travel Business, V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University, GO “Public Diplomacy Platform”
  • Sehida К., DSc in Geography, Department of Human Geography and Regional Studies, V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University

Visiting professors:

  • Cagatay Sarp, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, Kirikkale University, Turkey
  • Marko Zoppi, Associate Professor, Department of Political and Social Science, University of Bologna, Italy

Other contributors:

  • Humanitarian Response (Ukraine), UNHCR, Kharkiv
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), Kharkiv
  • Charity Fund “Station Kharkiv”
  • NGO “Ukrainian expert league”
  • NGO “Public Diplomacy Platform”

For full information and forms please visit the school website

Address: Svobody Sq. 6, 61022, Kharkiv, Ukraine
Tel./Fax: +380 (57) 705-09-54
E-mail: migration.karazin@gmail.com