The Irmgard Coninx Foundation is continuing its program on human rights with an international conferences and adjunct workshops to address the social, political, theoretical, and pragmatic issues of human rights today.
As in the years before the “Berlin Roundtables on Transnationalism” will start its new topic with an essay/working paper competition.
45 essayists will be selected by an international jury and invited to join the international conference and workshops in Berlin.
The conference and workshops will focus on: Population Politics and Human Rights. The Irmgard Coninx Foundation will cover costs of travel to and accommodation in Berlin for invited participants.
Furthermore, for the best essay the Irmgard Coninx Foundation will award to up to three workshop participants a three months research grant in Berlin for each current year at the Social Science Research Centre Berlin (WZB) and the Humboldt University.
The Irmgard Coninx Foundation will provide for a monthly stipend of 1000 Euro plus accommodation.
Contact: Imgard Coninx Stiftung, c/o Wissenschaftszentrum für Sozialforschung Berlin, Reichpietschufer 50, 10785 Berlin, Germany. Email: info [at] irmgard-coninx-stiftung.de
For further details, and application materials, contact: Human Rights Essay Competition