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Mobility within Europe for researchers at risk, March 23 2020

Topic: Mobility within Europe for researchers at risk
Date: 23 March 2020
Time: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM CET

Description: The webinar discussed the mobility rights, rules and/or regulations within Europe for researchers at risk, including those on temporary work permits and those with refugee and/or protection status

Topics covered included:

  • Brief introduction to the Inspireurope project and opportunities to get involved
  • Overview of 2016 EU Directive on the conditions of entry and residence of third-country nationals for the purposes of research, and its relevance to researchers at risk in Europe
  • Overview of rules, regulations and implications of mobility within the EU for those with refugee status or other international protection status
  • Implications for researchers at risk of moving between EU states
  • Opportunities to raise questions with the expert panel


  • Hélène Calers, Policy Officer, Legal Pathways and Integration Unit, Directorate General (DG) for Migration and Home Affairs, European Commission
  • Dr. Stephen Hocks, Migration Lawyer, University of Gießen, Germany

Please click below to view the presentations delivered by Ms Hélène Calers and Dr Stephan Hocks during the webinar: Presentation by Hélène Calers (DG HOME) Inspireurope webinar 23.3.20, Presentation by Dr Stephan Hocks Inspireurope webinar 23.3.20

Based on questions raised during the webinar and emails received afterwards, a  FAQs on EU funded research fellowships  was developed.

For further resources on this topic, please see below:

Please see the video below for a recording of the webinar:

The event is finished.


Mar 23 2021


10:30 am - 12:30 pm

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