Plenary Session

"Migration, Trafficking and Borders: Contemporary Global Challenges"

Organizer: Machteld Venken (University of Vienna)

Chair: Philipp Ther (University of Vienna)

The plenary session will gather specialists from international organisations in Vienna. We plan to include representatives from the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), the International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD), the International Anti-Corruption Academy (IACA) and the International Organisation for Migration (IOM).

The following participants have been confirmed:

  • Fabrizio SARRICA (UNODC, Research Officer Global Report on Human Trafficking in Persons Unit)
  • Richard EAMES (IACA, Senior Coordinator for Advocacy and Communications)
  • Jaroslaw PIETRUSIEWICZ (IACA, Senior Officer for External Relations and Protocol)
  • Marian BENBOW PFISTERER (IOM, Head of Office)
  • Alberto ANDREANI (OSCE, Programme and Capacity Building Officer)
  • Bernhard PERCHINIG (ICMPD, Senior Researcher)