News and events

  • Pierre Monforte will be at the Maison Méditerranéenne des Sciences de l’Homme in Aix en Provence on the 11-12 December 2017 to present some first findings of the project. Information about the conference “Enquêter sur la Bienfaisance. Approches Comparatives des Pratiques du Bien” can be found here.


  • The first advisory board of the project is taking place at the University of Leicester on Thursday 7 September 2017. The research team will introduce the project and present ideas emerging from the fieldwork that is being conducted in the UK.


  • Pierre Monforte will be at the Scuola Normale Superiore in Florence on Friday 12 May 2017 to talk about “Hospitality and its limits: The origins and challenges of the Refugees Welcome movement”. Information about the international conference “Beyond Borders: Refugees and Struggles in Europe Mobilization, Solidarity and Political Challenges in the Long Summer of Migration” can be found here.