Second Team Meeting in Paris

On the 16th of Januray 2015, the second meeting of the Project « Children of Refugees » has been held in Paris.

Milena Chimienti, Laurence Ossipow-Wüest and Anne-Laure Counilh from Geneva and Alice Bloch and Shirin Hirsch were welcomed in Paris by Catherine Withol de Wenden and Giovanna Tattolo.


The meeting has been precedeed by a visit of the Turkish historical neighborhood of Faubourg St-Denis and by a guided tour of the Indian and Tamil neighborhood of La Chappelle, commented by Delon Madavan, PhD in Geography from Paris-Sorbonne.


Preliminary thoughts from the field work were presented and discussed during the meeting. The team discussed first interpretations and leads for analyses and agreed on further direction for the field work and publication plan.

Next meeting will be held in Geneva in June during the IMISCOE Annual Conference.