January 4 Forced migration as violent practice: reasons for flight, flight routes, and destinations. Seminar „Refugees welcome – but how?“, Hamburg university.
January 17 Reasons for flight and European Responsibility. Presentation and discussion, Kulturschloss Wandsbek, Hamburg.
February 11 Flight, Migration and Security: Which role for climate change? DKK-climate-breakfast preceding the 52. Munich Security Conference.
February 12 Panel discussion on refugee policies, workshop Ways out of Violence, Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy at the University of Hamburg.
March 2-5 Trans-liberal Peace. Panel and presentation at the annual colloquium of the German Association for Peace and Conflict Studies, Bonn.
April 5 Forced Migration as Violent Practice: Reasons for Flight, Flight Routes, and Destinations. Keynote, lecture series „Flight-Stories“, University of Hamburg.
April 6 Climate and Forced Migration. „Tipping talk“ with Michael Adler, Agency for Sustainable Communication tipping points, Berlin.
April 19 Climate Change, Migration and Conflict. Brown Bag Lunch, Istanbul Policy Center, Sabanci Universität, Istanbul.
April 20 Climate Change and Security in Syria. Department of International Relations, Middle East Technical University (METU), Ankara.
April 21 Energy Security in the Context of Resource Scarcity and Climate Change. Seminar, postgraduate programme Energy Economics, Policy and Security, Bilkent University, Ankara.
April 28-29 International conference Migration and the Conflict Cycle, co-convenor with Dr. André Bank and JProf. Dr. Andrea Schneiker, financed by the Thyssen Foundation.
May 10 Pre-story of the Revolution? Climate Change, Migration and Conflict in the Middle East. Conference „Nobody flees without a reason. Our role for the causes of current migration flows. Landesamt für Umwelt, Naturschutz und Geologie Rostock.
May 12 Forced migration into Insecurity. Drivers, Corridors, Consequences. Lecture series on forced migration, Institute for Political Science, University of Hamburg.
May 20-22 Rethinking Democracy and Citizenship in Turkey. Mercator-IPC Fellowship Alumni Retreat, Büyükada, Istanbul.
September 15-16 Refugee Policy as Normative Dislimitation. The European-Turkish Refugee Deal. Workshop Research on Turkey in Germany IV. Border spaces – Borderlines – Dislimitations. University of Hamburg.
October 6 Human Mobility in Crisis: Migration and Violence in the Conflict Cycle. 1. Conference for Refugee Research, Osnabrück. (with André Bank and Andrea Schneiker)
October 7 Climate Change and the Syrian Civil War. 1. Conference for Refugee Research, Osnabrück.
October 7 Creatures of Illusion. A Critical Perspective on Remote Sensing/GIS as Tools of Reality Construction. 1. Conference for Refugee Research, Osnabrück. (with Delf Rothe, Lennard Nickel and Miguel Rodriguez Lopez)
October 28 Human Mobility in the Context of Ecological Crisis. KMK-BMZ-Project „Climate Change as Global and Local Challenge“, Institute for Didactics of the Natural Sciences, Leibniz University Hannover.
November 4 Climate, Migration and Conflicts: Case Study Syria. 9. Hamburg Symposion Geography, Migration and Flight between Climate Change and Conflicts.
November 14-17 Climate Change, Forced Migration, Security. A case study from Syria. Lectures at the Geographisch-Ethnologische Gesellschaften (GEG) of St. Gallen, Zürich, Bern and Basel, Switzerland.
November 22-23 Climate Change, Internal Migration and Conflict Onset in Syria. Expert workshop on „Climate Change and Migration. Channels and Possible Indirect Consequences.“ Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei, Milano, Italy.
November 24-27 participant of the 2nd Turkish-German Frontiers of Social Science Symposium 2016 (TUGFOSS) on the topic of „Forced Migration: Structures, Actors, Processes“, organised by Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung, Stiftung Mercator and Koç University.

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