Conference on the Syrian Refugee Crisis

The Institute for Migration Studies at the Lebanese American University is organizing, in partnership with the Konrad Adenauer Foundation, a two-day conference on:

The Syrian Refugee Crisis: Policies of Receiving Countries and Crisis Impact on Displaced Syrians and Receiving Societies

Date: March 27-28, 2015

Venue: Le Commodore Hotel, Hamra, Lebanon

The Conference will be in both English and Arabic.


Here’s some detailed information (PDF) you’ll need to have: 

Important Dates

  • Call for papers (Thursday 27, November 2014)
  • DEADLINE EXTENDED : Abstract due on January 26, 2015 (250-300 words)
  • Decision on Abstracts by January 18, 2015
  • Submission deadline of papers (first draft, February 15, 2015)
  • Selected papers to be presented (February 25, 2015)
  • Final Program announcement (February 28, 2015)
  • Deadline of conference attendee registration (March 4, 2015)
  • Submission of the full-text papers (April 9, 2015)