On Friday 30th September 2011 the Institute of Sports Science, University of Berne, held a workshop on the theme of “Sport and Migration”.
The event was part of the wider scientific activities of the Sport Research Committee of the Swiss Society of Sociology. Both Thomas Busset and Christophe Jaccound of the CIES are founding members of the Research Committee.
Raffaele Poli, also a scientific collaborator of the CIES, presented a paper at the workshop, with the title, “Amateur Football, Club of Migrants and Social Integration”. He was joined by Thomas Busset for the paper.