Podcasts & Videos

ISIM staff and faculty have recorded a variety of talks and podcasts. These can be viewed and listened to below. 


June 28, 2018
ISIM Professor from Practice Andrew Schoenholtz was interviewed at the Georgetown Law Center's Human Rights Initiative about recent family separation and reunification policy changes. 


June 19, 2018
Acting ISIM Director Dr. Elizabeth Ferris participates in a teleconference hosted by the Turkish Heritage Organization, "The Ongoing Refugee Crisis and Turkey’s Role," in honor of World Refugee Day 2018. 


Episode 3 Migration & Climate Change

February 13th, 2018
Acting ISIM Director Dr. Elizabeth Ferris, ISIM and Office of the Senior Vice President for Research Project Manager Nili Sarit Yossinger, Georgetown Environment Initiative affiliate Dr. Arab Ali participated in Georgetown's podcast series, Three Professors Walk into a Bar, and discussed migration and climate change. 


January 30th, 2017
Acting ISIM Director Dr. Elizabeth Ferris participated in a panel at the Center on the United States and Europe at the Brookings Institution, titled "On refugee integration and the Global Compact on Refugees: Lessons from Turkey." Other participants included Izza Leghtas, senior advocate at Refugees International and Murat Erdoğan, director of the Migration and Integration Research Center at the Turkish-German University in Istanbul. More information can be found here


December 7th, 2017
Acting ISIM Director Dr. Elizabeth Ferris and Oscar Ivan Rico Valencia, adviser to the deputy director at the Victims’ Unit of the Government of Colombia, discuss lessons from Colombia's experience with internal migration. 


November 24th, 2017
Acting ISIM Director Dr. Elizabeth Ferris gives the keynote address at the Kaldor Centre Conference 2017 at the University of New South Wales. Her presentation topic was "Negotiating two new Global Compacts: Processes, politics and problems."


February 9th, 2017
ISIM Professor from Practice Dr. Andrew I. Schoenholtz analyzes the 9th circuit of appeals immigration ban court case and oral arguments for the Washington Post. 


February 6th, 2017
ISIM Research Professor Dr. Elizabeth Ferris spoke about the US refugee program during a Pacific Council members Situation Briefing teleconference.


December 2nd, 2016
ISIM Research Professor Dr. Elżbieta Goździak discusses the historical background of the European refugee crisis and implications for today at the School of Public Policy at Central European University. 


October 22nd, 2016:
ISIM Research Professor Dr. Elizabeth Ferris discusses the impact of the photo of Syrian toddler and refugee Alan Kurdi at TEDxGeorgetown. 


October 3rd, 2016
ISIM Research Professor Dr. Elżbieta Goździak discusses what the media's portrayal of trafficked children in the US misses. 


March 23rd, 2016
Former ISIM Director Dr. Susan Martin discusses the distinction between migration and displacement in the context of climate change and adaption.