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Call for participants – Social Sciences Winter School in Karachi 2022

We are happy to announce the launch of our Call for participants. Visit our section “How to apply?“, download the call, read it out, fill up the registration form and transfer all the necessary documents.

The first Social Sciences Winter School in Karachi, jointly organized by the Centre for South Asian Studies in Paris (CEIAS, CNRS-EHESS) and the Institute of Business Administration (IBA), will be held in Karachi in November 21-26, 2022. It will address issues at the interface between cities, urban change, and heritage, hence at the intersection of the multidisciplinary field of urban studies and heritage studies.

Each student will have to choose at the time of registration on a workshop among the three proposed below:

Note that the deadline for submission of application is September 20th, 2022. Participants will be selected by the steering committee and the coordinators of each workshop, and informed about their participation by October, 1st.


Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS),Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), LabEx TEPSIS, IISMM, Ambassade de France au Pakistan, Endowment Trust for  Preservation of the Heritage of Sindh, Géographie-Cités, Alliance Française de Karachi

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First Winter School in Karachi, 2022

The first Social Sciences Winter School in Karachi will be held in November 2022. It is monitored and jointly co-organized by the Center for South Asian Studies in Paris (CNRS-EHESS) and the Institute of Business Administration (IBA) in Karachi (here below).

The main theme for this first edition in Karachi will be:

Cities, urban change and heritage management through geotechnologies and digital humanities

More details very shortly and the call for participants launched around mid-July 2022.

More info on the dedicated website

CEIAS-IBA MEETING at ehess, paris

On April 20th, 2022, members of IBA Karachi and CEIAS met at EHESS to prepare for the first Social Sciences Winter School scheduled in November 2022 in Karachi.

From right to left:
Rémy Delage, co-director of CEIAS
Prof. S. Akbar Zaidi, excecutive director of IBA
Michel Boivin, co-director of CEIAS
Shehreena Amin, Senior Manager External Linkages and International Resource Centre
Saba Sindri, CEIAS student representative (EHESS).