In the framework of the AI-NURECC initiative, Uniadrion and Marche Polytechnic University organises the first edition of the Uniadrion Summer School which will be held in Ancona, Italy from Monday 17 September to Saturday 22 September 2018.

The AI-NURECC initiative is funded by the European Commission and the Euroregion is one of the project partner.


The school intends to provide an intensive training course for students, young researchers and officers who are interested in the current economic, socio-demographic and political situation of the Balkans. This year the main focus will be on migration-related issues. Lectures will cover topics such as the economic impact of international migration, migration flows in the Adriatic-Ionian region, reconciliation in the post-Yugoslav space, deliberation across deeply divided societies, European territorial cooperation.


The school is open to 30 participants and it is targeted to students in economics, sociology, political sciences and related disciplines, as well as to young officers working for institutions operating in the Balkans and dealing with migration-related issues.

Students are expected to attend the school full time. The participants will be selected on the basis of their CVs and their research/professional interests. Geographical balance will also be taken into account in the selection process.

Priority will be given to students coming from universities belonging to the UniAdrion association and to students and young officers coming from the countries covered by EUSAIR (Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Greece, Italy, Montenegro, Serbia, Slovenia).

The application form can be downloaded from UniAdrion website ( and must be submitted by email to together with the CV.

The deadline for submission is on 30 July 2018.


Maurizio Fermeglia, University of Trieste, Giulia Bettin, Marche Polytechnic University, Stefano Bianchini, “Alma Mater Studiorum” University of Bologna, Sanja Kajinic, “Alma Mater Studiorum” University of Bologna, Simona Mameli, Institute for Central and Eastern Europe and the Balkans, Lodovico Gherardi, Coordinator of the managing Authority Unit, ADRION Programme, Marco Zoppi, “Alma Mater Studiorum” University of Bologna (the list of the lectures will be completed soon).




Registration fees, including meals and accommodation, will be covered by the organizers. Travelling expenses will not be covered, each student will be responsible for the organization and payment of the travel to and from Ancona.


Participants will receive a declaration of attendance released by UniAdrion and by Marche Polytechnic University, specifying the duration of the school and the related learning outcomes.


The school will take place in Ancona at Domus Stella Maris –

Cultural activities will be organized for the participants.


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