3 November 2016: Dr. Luicy Pedroza from German Institute of Global and Area Studies and Research Fellow at GIGA- Institute of Latin American Studies (GIGA-Germany) came to visit MMC at Mahidol University to share research activities and discuss the possibility on research collaboration between the two institutes.
Dr. Sureeporn Punpuing, Dr. Dusita Phuengsamran, Dr. Aree Phrommoh and Ms. Pattraporn Chuenglertsiri participated in the workshop on Europe-South East Asia migration to build academic exchanges and research partnerships between Institute for Population and Social Research Mahidol, Sussex, National University Singapore (Dr. Brenda Yeoh) and Humboldt Berlin (Dr. Magdalena Nowicka). Specifically, on 17th March, the Sussex-Mahidol Migration Partnerships was launched officially. The events was also participated by Emeritus Professor Prof. Ronald Skeldon of the University of Sussex.
The SCMR team from Sussex Centre for Migration Research, University of Sussex, Professor Paul Statham, Director, Dr. Sarah Scuzzarello and Professor Ronald Skeldon, met with MMC colleagues from the Institute for Population and Social Research, Mahidol University. Professor Skeldon gave a Sussex-Mahidol Migration Partnership Seminar on “Migration in Asia: Reflections on Empirical and Conceptual Foundations”.
SUSSEX-MAHIDOL Migration Partnership (SMMP) under the Newton Advanced Fellowship discussed their migration study and research activities in 2016.