Upcoming Events & Seminars

24th February 2021

Institute for Research into Superdiversity (IRIS) & Institute of Asian Migrations

Vulnerable migrants and Covid-19 in the UK and Japan: NODE UK|Japan webinar

Date and time:

February 24th, 9:00 GMT / 18:00 JST


Dr Laurence Lessard Phillips (University of Birmingham, UK) – Vulnerability and migration during the pandemic in the UK: a wellbeing perspective


Dr Jotaro Kato (Waseda University, Japan) – ‘Policy of no policy’ toward immigrants in Japan: the impact of Covid 19 on Vietnamese ex-technical interns



Professor Gracia Liu Farrer (IAM, Waseda University)


Registration (free) is requested.

Please click here to register and receive a Zoom link prior to the event. 

Previous Seminars

28th January 2021

Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies, Contemporary Japan Study Group & Institute of Asian Migrations

Mini online symposium:

“Current Trends in Nikkei-Brazilian Migration to Japan”

14th January 2021

Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Seminar Series

"Migrants’ education and well-being during Covid-19: The case of Chinese communities in Germany"

17th December 2020

Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Seminar Series

"China as an Authoritarian Diaspora State: Controlling Transnational Space"

3rd December 2020

Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Seminar Series

"COVID-19, Stigma and Discrimination as Layers of Borders: Policies Towards Migrant Workers and Their Experiences during COVID-19 in East and Southeast Asia"

26th November 2020

Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Seminar Series

"Chinese-language Digital/Social Media in Australia: An Overview"

2nd-6th December 2019

International Symposium: New and old migrations and diversities in UK and Japan

5th November 2019

Intra-regional migration, gender and the care economy: policies, institutions and organisational actors

25th October 2019

Out of Place: Racial-Ethnic Legacies and Migration in Advanced Democracies

16th-17th October 2019

UBIAS Topic of the yeat 2019 event Migrations: Movement of People, Ideas, and Goods

18 September 2019

An epistemological exploration of cross-border divorces: the example of Filipino (non-)migrants

28 May 2019

Liberal Violence: Governing Irregular Migration Along European Borders

22 April 2019

Trends and Attitudes towards Migration Globally

19 April 2019

Challenges and Facilitators of Research between Academia and Local Communities

16 April 2019

Migrant healthcare seeking: Some theoretical, methodological and empirical insights from superdiverse Europe

18-19 December 2018

Intimacy, Sexuality and Family in the Process of Migration: European/Asian Experiences Compared

20-21 September 2018

The Question of Skills in Cross-Border Labor Mobility

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