MO-TRAYL researcher Karlijn Haagsman presents poster at International Population Conference
MO-TRAYL researcher Karlijn Haagsman attended the 28th International Population Conference of the International Union for the Scientific Study of Population (IUSSP), which took place in Cape Town, South Africa, from 29 October to 4 November 2017. Karlijn presented a poster titled African transnational families - cross-country and gendered comparisons.
The IUSSP is the largest international professional association of population specialists. With over 2000 members from 140 countries, the IUSSP brings together researchers, scholars, policy makers and others from diverse disciplinary and professional backgrounds to address key population issues. The IUSSP’s main activity is the organisation of scientific seminars and conferences.
Every four years, the IUSSP organises the International Population Conference. This conference provides an opportunity for scientists, programme managers and policy makers from all over the world to review advances made in the study of population issues and to debate possible actions and policy responses to the challenges posed by population phenomena.