Dr. Benjamin Etzold is a social geographer and migration scholar with more than 10 years of experience in studying people’s vulnerability and livelihoods as well as trajectories of migration and patterns of displacement. He works at the Bonn International Center for Conversion (BICC), a peace and conflict studies think tank. Currently, he is leading the EU-funded H2020 project TRAFIG (Transnational Figurations of Displacement, 2019-2021), which investigates the translocal dimensions of protracted...


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Moving Beyond the Focus on Environmental Migration Towards Recognizing the Normality of Translocal Lives: Insights from Bangladesh

Authors Benjamin Etzold, Bishawjit Mallick
Book Title Migration, Risk Management and Climate Change: Evidence and Policy Responses
1 Book Chapter

Agency and the Making of Transient Urban Spaces: Examples of Migrants in the City in the Pearl River Delta, China, and Dhaka, Bangladesh

Authors Benjamin Etzold, Tabea Bork-Hueffer, Frauke Kraas, ...
Year 2016
Journal Name Population, Space and Place
Citations (WoS) 9
2 Journal Article

Migration, Informal Labour and (Trans) Local Productions of Urban Space - The Case of Dhaka's Street Food Vendors

Authors Benjamin Etzold
Year 2016
Journal Name Population, Space and Place
Citations (WoS) 8
3 Journal Article
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