CfP: ReSHAPE Annual Workshop

The call for papers for the 2nd Annual ReSHAPE Workshop is now open. The ReSHAPE Annual Workshop is a discussion and study event for researchers and professionals concerned with the advancement of scientific and policy-oriented knowledge about the EU’s response capabilities and policies towards emergencies like natural disasters, humanitarian crises and systemic risks, within and outside Europe. The 2nd Workshop delves into the civil society and mass media role in EU emergency policies. It will take place at the Department of Political and Social Sciences, University of Catania, on June 12-13, 2013. The deadline for applications is March 30, 2014. More information is available online.

Funding & Grants

The workshop is financed by the EU Lifelong Learning Programme. A limited number of grants are available for approved paper-givers. The grant consists in free accommodation, and the reimbursement of the travel costs up to 400,00 Euro.


Applicants should send a 150-200 word abstract of your paper to the Workshop’s Coordinator, Prof. Fulvio Attinà, by March 30, 2014. Applications should include the following information: name, postal address, telephone numbers and e-mail address, academic affiliation, paper title, and the grant request where conditional. Accepted paper proponents will be notified by April 15. The no-grant participants will be assisted to make out hotel accommodation.

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