Mobilities session on Nordic Asylum Law Seminar

Mobilities and Transnational Iceland, Center of Excellence (along with The Icelandic Ministry of Justice and the Finnish Section of the Nordic Federation of Public Administration) was one of the collaborators of the Nordic Asylum Law Seminar hosted by the University of Iceland Human Rights Institute and the Nordic Institute for Migration and Refugee Policy. The seminar took place between 29-30 May 2017. Mobilities organized also one session at the Seminar, which was chaired by James Gordon Rice and consisted of the following presentations:

Gugbjörg Óttosdóttir and Maja Loncar, Young adult refugees and asylum seekers: making transformation to adulthood

Unnur Dís Skaptadóttir and Helga Katrín Tryggvadóttir, ‘I just need a place to stay’: Experiences of exclusion among asylum seekers

James Gordon Rice and Eyrún Ólöf Sigurðardóttir, At the borders: Iceland, Frontex and Fortress Europe

Snjólaug Sigurjónsdóttir, The experiences of professionals in social services in municipalities in Iceland who are in roles of support to asylum seekers