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Under the headline "Borders and Orders in Motion in Times of the Corona Crisis. Analyses on Region and Society", the Viadrina Center B/ORDERS IN MOTION launched a blog in May 2020 that includes short scholarly analyses on processes of ordering and bordering.

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A working paper was puplished from reflective blog posts on border orders and dynamics from May to September 2020.

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Working Paper Nr. 8
Grenzen und Ordnungen in Bewegung in Zeiten der Corona-Krise: Analysen zu Region und Gesellschaft



Working Paper Series

Research Factories zu COVID-19

Furthermore, in the early summer of 2020, two digital research factories on COVID-19 in the context of boundary drawing and order practices in Brazil, Israel, Nigeria and Pakistan could be organized.

"Bordering Practices against COVID-19. Case studies from Brazil and Israel"
Monday, June 15, 2020

Lecturer: Dr. Roberto Rodolfo Georg Uebel (University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil)
               Dr. Rolly Rosen (Haifa University, Israel)

Moderation: Dr. Norbert Cyrus (Viadrina Center B/Orders In Motion)

"Migration Control In Times of COVID-19. Views from Nigeria and Pakistan"
Monday, June 29, 2020

Lecturer: Dr. Samuel Okunade (University of Pretoria, South Africa)
               Dr. Safraz Khan (Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad, Pakistan)

Moderatorin: PD Dr. Carolin Leutloff-Grandits (Viadrina Center B/Orders In Motion)