[State-of-Research Papier - Gewalterfahrungen von Geflüchteten][Policy Brief - Geflüchtete vor Gewalt schützen][Pressemitteilung][MIGAZIN-Gastbeitrag]The IFHV's Mais Masadeh participated in the Ph D workshop “Innovative Approaches to Qualitative Analysis” held between 28 May and 1 June at Aarhus University, Denmark.
She presented her research and discussed challenges and solutions of documenting narration of victims of human trafficking and sexual slavery.
Participants also discussed the organisation of upcoming networking events and opportunities for potential cooperation with other stakeholders.
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Under its human security pillar, the Carr Center conducts research on modern slavery, which focuses on the causes permitting human trafficking to flourish in order to develop data-driven policy strategies to address this issue.
The panel consisting of Professor Marc Perlin (Suffolk University Boston) and Professor Pierre Thielbörger (Ruhr University Bochum) discussed marriage equality from a constitutional perspective, comparing in particular the US and German constitutional situation.Benedikt outlined the legal framework and commented on the potential implications of a German draft law to set the number of family members to receive permits at 1000 per month. Petrov (eds.), International Humanitarian Law in Areas of Limited Statehood – Adaptable and Legitimate or Rigid and Unreasonable?Other discussants included Yasmin Fahimi, member of the German Parliament (Bundestag) and Karim Alwasiti, consultant at Flüchtlingsrat Niedersachen. The IFHV's Charlotte Lülf just published a chapter on "The Protection of (Foreign) Investment during Belligerent Occupation – Considerations on International Humanitarian Law and International Investment Law" in: B. (Nomos 2018)Today, the IFHV's Charlotte Lülf participated in the opening ceremony of the Research Academy Ruhr at the Stiftung Mercator in Essen. Solveig Richter, was held at the University of Erfurt's Willy Brandt School of Public Policy on 3 and 4 May.The IFHV's, Mais Masadeh participated in the 8th Annual International Conference on Human Trafficking and Migrant Smuggling, held between 16 and 17 April in Brussels.The discussions focused on European strategies to combat human trafficking, developing mechanisms to improve cooperation and information sharing, strengthening multi-agency responses and safeguarding victims.The panelists engaged the question how over the time the law and constitutional case law in Germany and in the US has developed and which comparisons can be drawn between the two legal orders in this regard. Judit Beke-Martos of the Center for International Affairs of RUB's law faculty and attended by about 40 to 50 participants. Dennis Dijkzeul delivered a Certified Course on Program / Project Cycle Management and Evaluation at the APPRO - Afghanistan Public Policy Research Organization in Kabul, Afganistan.30 Afghan professionals from civil society organizations, UN organizations, the media and public institutions attended the course, which is part of an ongoing cooperation between APPRO and the IFHV.