FELLOWSHIP PROGRAMME

CDESS invites applications for its Visiting Research Fellow (VRF) Programme. The Centre’s Visiting Research Fellowship programme enables mid-career researchers, activists, practitioners and scholars to spend a period of time conducting research at CDESS. The Centre aims to put in place a funded programme to enable those with a genuine and active commitment to social science research from…

Financial support for the Second Annual Conference of WB-MIGNET provided by CEI

We are happy to announce that the Central European Initiative decided to provide financial support to CDESS for organization of the Second Annual Conference of WB-MIGNET through their Cooperation Fund 2016. After receiving the financial support for our First Annual Conference, we continue our successful cooperation with CEI. We highly appreciate their support in our…

New research article by our researcher published in Sudosteuropa

A new article authored by our researchers Nermin Oruc and Amina Tabakovic was published in Sudosteuropa. This paper aims to analyse whether and how this decrease is related to a change in motives for sending remittances. The change in motives will be analysed by exploring the interaction between social transfers and remittances using two household datasets, from 2007 (before…

First Annual Conference of WB-MIGNET

The First Annual Conference of the Western Balkans Migration Network (WB-MIGNET) in Tirana on 15-16 April 2016, marked the initiation of the Network activities. It was attended by a number of representatives from government institutions, international organisations, academia and students. Welcome speeches were delivered by Prof. Anastas Angjeli, member of the Albanian Academy of Sciences…