Certificate of Achievement

Mary Templeman Hogg - O'Rourke

has completed the following course:

Migration and Cities

European University Institute (EUI)

This course provided an introduction to the relationship between migration and cities over the course of history. It investigated key issues regarding migrants in cities today, such as employment, housing and cultural heritage, as well as problems that arise in cities as a result of migration. It discussed various policy initiatives aimed at integrating migrants into urban life, and considered migrants' transnational networks between different cities that have emerged around the world.

3 weeks, 3 hours per week

Educators

Anna Triandafyllidou

Professor

European University Institute (EUI)

Transcript

Learning outcomes

  • Explore current debates on how migration has shaped cities historically
  • Investigate key issues regarding migrants in cities today
  • Assess the possibilities and limits of local policy in facilitating the integration of migrants in cities
  • Reflect on the ways in which migrants' networks between different cities around the world encourage a rethinking of international migration

Syllabus

  • The different types of migration towards cities
  • The role of migration on urban development over history
  • Migrant labour in contemporary cities
  • Settlement and residential distribution of migrants in cities
  • Migration and urban public space
  • Problems and conflicts arising from migration to cities
  • Migration governance at the urban scale
  • Migration and cultural heritage in cities
  • Transnational urban networks among migrant groups

Issued on 17th January 2022

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Migration and Cities

European University Institute (EUI)