Changing notions of Citizenship

20 researchers and professors from the Arab world, turkey and Sweden are meeting in Istanbul between 23-25 May.The topic of the workshop is “Changing notions of citizenship-past, present and future”.
The Swedish Institute Alexandria and the Swedish Research Institute in Istanbul, in cooperation with the Swedish Research Council are holding three workshops on the topic of Citizneship. The first one was held last year in Sweden and the second is currently taking place in Istanbul. The third workshop is planned to take place in Alexandria Spring 2013.
The primary objective of the workshop is to promote research cooperation in the social sciences and the humanities between researchers based in the Arab region, Turkey and Sweden. Within the theme Citizenship, the workshops aim at opening avenues for further research cooperation and map future research areas.