International project «Jean Monnet Module»Print
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The North-West Institute of Management received a grant from the European Commission
for implementing of the Jean Monnet Module “The influence of migration and socio-demographic processes
on the periphery of the European integration. Legal political and humanitarian aspects”.
Project Manager - Vadim Atnashev, Associate Professor, Candidate of Philological Sciences.
Project team also includes Dmitry Popov, Associate Professor, Candidate of Philosophy, Dmitry Novik, Candidate of History, Director of NWIM CIPA and Viktoria Morozova, project technical coordinator.
The application for the project has passed a tough selection and gained 97 points out of 100 possible. Only 152 applications was approved from 905 all for educational projects Jeanne Monnet.
The module program is designed for 3 years. Each year there will be a new intake of students from among master student of the Law Faculty, the Faculty of International Relations and students of other faculties.
The first educational course starts in February 2019. Module's program is based on interesting, relevant, practice-oriented material.
1 Part. Megatrends and topical issues of socio-demographic process in the modern world-1: human and social capital.
This block opens the Module with two topics:
- Human capital in the context of transition to the new techno-economic paradigm.
- Demographic and political processes in the modern world (migration aspect).
2 Part. "European macro-regions in the space of migration mobility".
There are three topics in this section:
- Trans-regional process and its impact on the social and demographic policies of the EU;
- Demographic factor and the role of migration in the EU and the polarization of society;
- Migration crisis and the situation of refugees in European countries.
3 Part. "Legal aspects of migration processes in Europe":
- International law and international global organizations;
- European law and the activities of European institutions;
- The influence of European law on the national legislation of the countries of the European periphery;
- Countering international human trafficking and illegal migration;
- Study of the practice of the European Court of Human Rights.
4 Part. “Socio-humanitarian aspects of migration”:
- National and European context: political characteristics of a diversified society;
- National and European context: The integration of Diasporas in the European multicultural society and the problem.
- Practical-oriented seminar on the study of practices of information-based EU institutions and cultural organizations.
The training course will be based on the main forms of the educational process: interactive classes, thematic extracurricular classes, lectures, workshops, scientific training of students, writing articles.
The module program also includes an annual round table, designed to give the opportunity students to present their scientific results on the same platform with together foreign and Russian experts, specialists in the field of migration and socio-demographic policy and representatives of NGOs. The round table will be included in the system of international scientific events of NWIM.
Following the results of each training course, the publication of the best articles of students and experts is planned. Upon completion of the entire Module, a collective monograph will be published, which will become the basis for further research and will also be used as the main or auxiliary teaching material in other training courses.
Module students who successfully complete the course will receive Certificates with relevant information on the topic of their work and workload upon completion.
The module will be constantly updated. It is planned that in the future it will become the basis for several subjects of study, and ultimately - a separate program for students studying law and international relations. The entire course, or part of it, can also become the basis for advanced training courses for state and municipal official, law enforcement officers and representatives of civil society.
The project is coordinated by the Centre for international project activities under the Department of International cooperation of NWIM RANEPA. You can contact us by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org (please, indicate “Jean Monnet Module” in the topic).
The project number is 599762-EPP-1-2018-1-RU-EPPJMO-MODULE.
Project is run by: the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration, North-West Institute of Management.
Project start date: 01.09.2018.
Project end date: 31.08.2021.
Detailed information in the presentation.
Additional education materials:
STUDENTS OF THE JEAN MONNET MODULE "THE INFLUENCE OF MIGRATION AND SOCIO-DEMOGRAPHIC PROCESSES ON THE PERIPHERY OF EUROPEAN INTEGRATION. LEGAL POLITICAL AND HUMANITARIAN ASPECTS" (599762-EPP-1-2018-1-RU-EPPJMO-MODULE) TOGETHER WITH HEAD OF PROJECT ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF INTERNATIONAL AND HUMANITARIAN LAW V.R. ATNASHEV AND THE PROJECT TEAM WERE ON A TOUR IN THE RUSSIAN ETHNOGRAPHIC MUSEUM
During the tour, the audience was told about the natural and economic conditions of the peoples of the Caucasus and Eastern Europe living at the junction of the two cultures. The Museum's collection includes cultural monuments of the peoples who lived on the territory of the Russian Empire and abroad, who settled on the territory of the States that once border with the Russian Empire, as well as peoples close in culture or language.
Within the framework of the Module, students learn about factors influencing the formation of the demographic and social map of modern Europe.
Humanitarian, natural and economic aspects have a huge impact on migration processes. During the tour of the ethnographic museum, the audience discovered the changes in the political geography of the settlement of people within the framework of migration processes.
Excursion has become an important part of the training at the Module.
THE CONFERENCE WITHIN THE FRAMEWORK OF THE MODULE "TOPICAL ISSUES OF THE RIGHTS OF MIGRANT WORKERS AND REFUGEES IN EASTERN EUROPE" WAS HELD ON 24 MAY IN THE ST. PETERSBURG HOUSE OF NATIONALITIES
The conference discussed the legal regulation of labor migration and protection of the rights of refugees, as well as migration processes in Europe. Head of project, Associate Professor of international and humanitarian law Vadim Atnashev said that such meetings to discuss actual problems and ways of their solution are very important. Especially given today's political agenda.
Speakers of the conference were lecturer of NWIM RANEPA, experts of the project team Jean Monnet and invited experts. One of the invited experts was Diana Mubarakshina, representative of the St. Petersburg branch of the Russian red cross. She said about the active work on the adaptation of migrants and refugees in the Northern capital. For refugees are regularly provided with legal advice and educational projects for the study of the Russian language are created. The next invited expert was a Professor of constitutional and international law of Saint-Petersburg University of MIA of Russia Sergey Andrejco. He noted that it is possible to avoid numerous offenses among migrants in Russia, in particular in St. Petersburg, for this it is necessary for foreign citizens at all stages to provide information support.
Among the listener of the Module is a citizen of Greece. Aikaterini Fotopoulou arrived to Russia from Greece 7 years ago. During the conference, she presented a report on slavery and human trafficking. In her view, this problem had reached global proportions in the 21st century.
Also, the discussion was attended by national and cultural autonomy of St. Petersburg, for which the issue of migration is very relevant, as for the St. Petersburg House of nationalities.
PRESENTATION OF CERTIFICATES ON PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT UNDER THE PROFESSIONAL PROGRAM “THE INFLUENCE OF MIGRATION AND SOCIO-DEMOGRAPHIC PROCESSES
ON THE PERIPHERY OF THE EUROPEAN INTEGRATION. LEGAL POLITICAL AND HUMANITARIAN ASPECTS” OF STUDENTS OF THE JEAN MONNET MODULE