New Migration Snapshot on Slovakia by Prof. Melissa Siegel

Prof. Siegel’s video looks at the current migration situation in Slovakia on the basis of the European Commission Atlas on Migration. Melissa starts by looking at the stocks and flows of migrants in Slovakia before moving on to looking at…

New video by Melissa Siegel on the support for those that assisted foreign governments in Afganistan

In this newest video Melissa Siegel looks at the support being offered to people who supported foreign governments in Afghanistan. This video briefly examines the historical situation that led to the withdrawal of the US armed forces and those of…

Citizenship and education trajectories among children of immigrants: A transition-oriented sequence analysis

Labussière, M., Levels, M., and Vink, M. (2021) Citizenship and education trajectories among children of immigrants: A transition-oriented sequence analysis. Advances in Life Course Research. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.alcr.2021.100433

Ethische vragen en dilemma’s bij transnationale adoptie

Sophie Withhaeckx has been involved in an expert panel on the topic of transnational adoption in Belgium. The panel, was composed of experts from different disciplines and 3 different universities. For the past two years they have examined the occurrence…

Will the Taliban’s Takeover Lead to a New Refugee Crisis in Afghanistan

Sayed, N., Sadat F., and Khan H. (2021) Will the Taliban’s Takeover Lead to a New Refugee Crisis in Afghanistan. Migration Information Source. Click here.

Sonja Fransen has received a Comprehensive Innovation grant from UNU-MERIT

Dr Sonja Fransen has received a Comprehensive Innovation grant from UNU-MERIT to study ‘Climate Vulnerabilities in Refugee Camps’. The two-year research project will provide empirical insights into the vulnerabilities of refugee camp locations and camp residents to climatic events, both…

13/10/2021 – EU Enlargement and (Temporary) Migration: Effects on Labour Market Outcomes in Germany

EU Eastern Enlargement elicited a rise in (temporary) labour market-oriented immigration to Germany starting in May 2011. Taking into account that not all immigrants stay permanently and that outmigration flows are selective, this paper classifies recent EU immigrants into “new…

14/09/2021 – Roundtable discussion on ‘Migration Futures and Transnational Scholarship’

On the 14 September 2021 at 10-11.30am CEST [4-5.30pm (Singapore Time)], Prof. Valentina Mazzucato, a member of the MACIMIDE Executive Board, will take part in a roundtable discussion on ‘Migration Futures and Transnational Scholarship.’ Some of the contributors to the…

Vacancy: Post-doc Position in Sociology with a focus on quantitative methods

The University of Lausanne (UNIL) is a leading international teaching and research institution, with over 5,000 employees and 17,000 students split between its Dorigny campus, CHUV and Epalinges. As an employer, UNIL encourages excellence, individual recognition and responsibility. The Faculty…

29/09/2021 – MGSoG/UNU-MERIT Seminar on ‘Reducing Mistreatment of Migrant Domestic Workers’

The first migration seminar of this academic year will take place on Wednesday, September 29th. This seminar is offered jointly by MGSoG/UNU-MERIT in collaboration with MACIMIDE. In this seminar, Dr Toman Barsbai from the University of Bristol will present a…