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Summer Schools, Workshops, and Other Events

Labour and Rights in an Era of Global Precarity: Views from China

Made in China Summer School 2017 – Venice 17–21 July

The inaugural Made in China Summer School took place on San Servolo—a small island in the Venice Lagoon. The event provided a forum for prominent scholars and civil society actors to engage in a series of presentations and discussions on issues related to Chinese labour and precarious work in a global perspective.

Chinese Labourscapes: Transregional Perspectives on Work and Rights

Made in China Summer School 2018 – Florence 9–13 July

The second Made in China Summer School was held in the CISL Study Centre, situated in a Renaissance villa on the Fiesole Hill just north of Florence. The event brought together prominent scholars, students, trade unionists, and activists to discuss the transregional dynamics underpinning how Chinese labour operates both domestically and globally.


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