Upcoming seminar: Seeking refuge in Greece

Local and EU responses, taking stock and looking ahead

The Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO), together with the NCHS, is hosting a breakfast seminar where a panel of speakers will discuss local and EU responses to migrants seeking refuge in Greece, and reflect on what can be learned from these responses against the background of people fleeing the war in Ukraine.

This seminar will be held on Thursday 2 June from 9:00 to 10:30AM at PRIO, Hausmanns gate 3, Oslo. A light breakfast will be served from 8:30AM.

Find more information and sign up for this seminar here.


Welcome and introduction by Marta Bivand Erdal, Research Professor in Migration Studies at PRIO.

Presentation by Manos Logothetis, Secretary General of Reception and Asylum, Greece.

Presentation of research findings from the HumBORDER project by Maria Gabrielsen Jumbert, Senior Researcher and Research Director at PRIO and NCHS Co-Director.

Panel discussion with Manos LogothetisMaria Gabrielsen Jumbert and Trude Jacobsen, Secretary General of A Drop in the Ocean (Dråpen i Havet), chaired by Marta Bivand Erdal.

This event is free and open to all. We hope you can join us!