Tuesday 19 April
13:30 - 14:30
Scholars at Risk is an international human rights organization based in New York. Their purpose is to highlight the importance of academic freedom and to offer sanctuaries to scholars who live under threat in their home countries. Scholars at Risk collaborates with 500 universities worldwide and Stockholm University has been a member since 2016. SU departments with an interest in hosting a threatened scholar within their discipline will be sponsored by external funding and with support from the President’s office.