Lisa Waddington explains Freedom Of Movement: What is legally possible?

Prof. Dr. Lisa Waddington, Professor in European Disability Law at the Faculty of Law, created this clear video about the legal framework around Freedom Of Movement for Disabled people in The EU. This video was presented during the ENIL Freedom…

PANDEMRIC explores the benefits of Euregional cooperation during (health) crises

PANDEMRIC explores the benefits of Euregional cooperation during (health) crises

At the beginning of the COVID-19 outbreak, it became apparent that the majority of crisis policy was being implemented at a national level. Discoordination caused numerous bottlenecks in the border regions, which proved to have negative effects on Euregional cooperation….

Karlien Strijbosch introduced as new ‘Face of Science’

Karlien Strijbosch is introduced as one of the twelve new ‘Faces of Science‘. As ‘Face of Science’ Karlien provides insights into the life of a PhD student. It is a project of the Royal Dutch Academy of Sciences (KNAW), the…

Karlijn Haagsman appointed Co-Director MACIMIDE

Karlijn Haagsman, postdoctoral researcher and Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences focussed on migration sociology and cultural anthropology, has been appointed as the new member of the MACIMIDE Executive Board as of 1 September 2020. She…

MACIMIDE Co-Director Maarten Vink appointed Chair in Citizenship Studies at EUI

Maarten Vink, Professor of Political Science with a focus on Political Sociology, has been appointed to the Chair in Citizenship Studies at the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies (RSCAS) at the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence from 1 September 2020….

MACIMIDE Co-Director Hildegard Schneider together with ITEM researchers Pim Mertens and Martin Unfried on corona measures taken in Germany, the Netherlands and Belgium

ITEM’s report on corona measures taken in Germany, the Netherlands and Belgium. The expertise centrum ITEM (The Institute for Transnational and Euregional cross border cooperation and Mobility) operates the convergence of research, counselling, knowledge exchange and training activities in the domain…

MACIMIDE Co-Director Melissa Siegel over de impact van migratie op herkomst- en bestemmingslanden

Co-Director prof.dr. Melissa Siegel is geïnterviewd binnen het MIND-project. MIND staat voor ‘Migration, Interconnectedness, Development’ en is een driejarig project dat mede gefinancierd wordt door de Europese Commissie. In dit project werkt Cordaid samen met 11 Europese Caritas-partners, met als…

MACIMIDE Co-Directors Melissa Siegel and Maarten Vink on migrants in times of corona

At UM, the Maastricht Centre for Citizenship, Migration and Development (MACIMIDE) offers expertise and research on many different aspects of migration and provides extensive information on the migrant situation all over the world from societal, humanitarian, medical and economic perspectives….

2020 update (V5.00) of MACIMIDE Global Expatriate Dual Citizenship Dataset

An updated version (V5.00) of the MACIMIDE Global Expatriate Dual Citizenship Dataset is now available. The Dataset charts rules in 200 countries 1960-2020 with regard to dual citizenship acceptance for citizens of a country who naturalise abroad. See here for…

MACIMIDE Co-Director Melissa Siegel on Studium Generale

MACIMIDE Co-Director Prof.Dr. Melissa Siegel had a discussion with Maastricht University’s Studium Generale on the effects of the current COVID-19 crisis on migration. See the interesting discussion here.