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Oxfam is looking for an intern interested in migration research. Please find job description in attachment. Good knowledge of English and Russian languages is important. 

The second seminar on integration of migrant children has been held in Moscow On the 28 and 29th of October 2017 Oxfam in the Russian Federation and “Kids are kids” Integration centre jointly held the 2nd seminar on integration and education of migrant and refugee children.
The Higher School of Economics hosted the conference titled "Migration: new trends and directions" On the 26-27th of October 2017 the conference “Migration: new trends and directions” took place in the Higher School of Economics. The conference was co-organized by the Higher School of Economics, Oxfam in the Russian Federation and Centre for Franco-Russian Research in Moscow (CEFR). Among 240 participants of the conference there were migration specialists from academia, Russian and international civil society organizations, international organizations and governmental institutions. More than 40 research reports, based on empirical studies and covering a wide range of issues pertaining migration and migration policy were presented within the 2 days of the conference. The conference became a multi-disciplinary platform for discussions on methodology of migration research, studies of transnationalism, issues of integration and adaptation of migrants as well as economic, social and cultural aspects of migration.
Oxfam is to co-organize an international conference "New Trends and Directions in Migration" On 26-27th of October 2017 Oxfam together with the Institute for Social Policy of the Higher School of Economics and Centre d'Г©tudes franco-russ will hold an international conference titled "New Trends and Directions in Migration". Within the conference there will be a round table on "Children of Migrants: Problems of Adaptation and Integration" for experts and representatives of civil society will discuss the problems of migrant children's access to education and questions pertaining their adaptation in schools.  
Oxfam took part in the international conference "Integration of Migrants as a Management Issue: European and Russian Contexts" On 21-22 September 2017 the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) together with the Russian
Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA) hosted an international
conference titled “Integration of Migrants as a Management Issue: European and Russian Contexts”.
Gender agenda in BRICS countries - reflections from a side event at CSW61 in New York Rebecca Perkins, Oxfam consultant on gender equality took part in several side events at the 61st session of the Commission on the Status of Women in New York.