The Expert Council of German Foundations on Integration and Migration is based on an initiative of the Stiftung Mercator and the Volkswagen Foundation. The initiative includes seven member foundations. In addition to the Stiftung Mercator and the Volkswagen Foundation, the member foundations are: Bertelsmann Stiftung, Freudenberg Foundation, Robert Bosch Stiftung, Stifterverband and Vodafone Foundation Germany.
Karoline Popp studied Geography at Oxford University and Dispute and Conflict Resolution and International Law at London’s School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS). From 2008 to 2017 she worked for the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in the fields of migration policy and international cooperation in Geneva, and in IOM’s Regional Office for the Middle East and North Africa in Cairo.
on parental leave
Professional development (excerpts):
- Researcher in the Expert Council’s Research Unit, since August 2017
- Regional Liaison and Policy Officer, Regional Office for the Middle East and North Africa, International Organization for Migration (IOM), Cairo, 2014–2017
- Migration Policy Officer, IOM, Geneva, 2007–2014
- School of Oriental and African Studies, London (M.A. in Dispute and Conflict Resolution), 2007–2008
- Oxford University (B.A. in Geography), 2003–2006
Popp, Karoline 2016: Mediterranean Migration towards Europe: System Failure?, in: Freedom from Fear Magazine, Issue No. 12
Popp, Karoline/El Korri, Karima/Bartovic, Jozef 2016: Beyond Displacement: Migration Trends in the Arab Region, in: Migration Policy Practice, VI: 1
Popp, Karoline 2014: Regional Policy Perspectives, in: Piguet, Etienne/Laczko, Frank (eds.): People on the Move in a Changing Climate: The Regional Impact of Environmental Change on Migration, Springer, 229–253
Popp, Karoline 2012: Regional Processes, Law and Institutional Developments on Migration, in: Opeskin, Brian/Perruchoud, Richard/Redpath-Cross, Jillyanne (eds.): Foundations of International Migration Law, Cambridge, 366–389
Popp, Karoline 2012: Migrazione e cambiamento sociale: l’impatto sulle società, le famiglie e le identità, in: Saquella, Serena/Volpicelli, Stefano (eds.): Migrazione e Sviluppo: una nuova relazione?, Edizioni Nuova Cultura, Rom, 61–97