Summer Institute in Migration Research Methods 2020 (University of California, Berkeley)

The UC Berkeley Interdisciplinary Migration Initiative is delighted to host the 3rd annual Summer Institute in Migration Research Methods (SIMRM), to be held at the University of California, Berkeley campus from May 26-June 5, 2020. The Institute is organized and directed…

Phd Scholarship: New Methods and Perspectives on African Migration (Interface Demography, Vrije Universiteit Brussel)

Research topic Migration patterns vary substantially across regions and countries, and flows have changed considerably over time. Africa has a long history of internal and international migration, with migrants moving within and beyond the continent. In 2015, the UNDESA estimated(1)…

Looking back at the annual MACIMIDE Conference - Photos available

Looking back at the annual MACIMIDE Conference – Photos available

On September 20 the annual MACIMIDE conference took place at the Jan van Eyck Academie. It was an inspiring conference with several  interesting workshops and panels where MACIMIDE researchers as well as researchers from other universities presented their work on…

MACIMIDE Co-Director Maarten Vink collaborates with National Geographic

Maarten Vink, MACIMIDE Co-Director, collaborated with National Geographic for the publication of a 1-page data visualization on the global variety in citizenship laws. The data are derived from the Global Citizenship Observatory (GLOBALCIT), a web platform that provides user-friendly open access to…

Mignex Newsletter

MIGNEX is a five-year research project (2018–2023) with the core ambition of creating new knowledge on migration, development and policy. MIGNEX is the largest-ever European-funded research project on migration, involving researchers from nine institutions in Europe, Africa and Asia. UNU-MERIT and…

Call for nominations – Maria Ioannis Baganha Dissertation Award 2020

IMISCOE has opened nominations for its 2020 Maria Ioannis Baganha Dissertation Award. The Network has awarded this prize annually since 2010 to stimulate and recognise excellent PhD research in the field of migration, integration and social cohesion in Europe.  The 2020 competition is open…

Social Inclusion beyond Borders: Utilization of Migrant Capital in Transnational and Diaspora Communities

Saksela-Bergholm, S., Wahlbeck, Ö. and Toivanen, M. (eds). (2019). Social Inclusion beyond Borders: Utilization of Migrant Capital in Transnational and Diaspora Communities. 7(44).

VSNU-UM Conference Internationalisation

On 16 January 2020, the Association of Universities in the Netherlands (VSNU) and Maastricht University (UM) are organising the Conference Internationalisation with the theme ‘Borderless education as the driver of the region’. The purpose of this conference is to highlight…

1st Health and Migration Collaborative Community Symposium

On 3 April 2020, the first symposium of the Health and Migration Collaborative Community will take place. The symposium, organised by UNU-MERIT and its School of Governance in collaboration with the Maastricht Centre for Global Health and the Maastricht Centre for Citizenship, Migration…

RECSM Winter School in Survey Methodology

Introduction to Computational Social Science: Application of Machine Learning Approaches to Text and Survey Analytics By Dr Carlos Arcila Calderón From 26 to 28 February 2020, at Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain. For more information, see https://www.upf.edu/web/survey/new-1st-recsm-winter-school-2020?p_p_id=56_INSTANCE_J0kvLtQo2Rjw&p_p_lifecycle=0&p_p_state=normal&p_p_mode=view&p_p_col_id=column-1&p_p_col_count=1