NWO Hestia Grant for MACIMIDE researchers Nasrat Sayed and Lillian Tsourdi

Nasrat Sayed and Lillian Tsourdi have been awarded an NWO Hestia grant! This grant will allow Nasrat to join Lillian Tsourdi’s ongoing NWO VENI project and the Law Faculty/IER Department as research associate for 2 years on a 60% basis and to partake…

Melissa Siegel makes a new Migration Series on Senegal

Prof. Siegel looks at the migration history, policy and current situation of Senegal. Her first video looks at the history, starting from before European colonisation and then the effects of colonisation on migration history. This included both the impacts of…

New Video by Prof. Melissa Siegel on OPAM and European Attitudes About Migration

In this video Melissa Siegel looks at the Observatory of Public Attitudes to Migration (OPAM), a part of the Migration Policy Centre within the EUI. OPAM aims to enhance understanding of attitudes to migration through presentation, analysis and evaluation of…

Melissa Siegel publishes a Migration Snapshot on Denmark

In this video Melissa Siegel looks at the migration situation in Denmark on the basis of the EU’s Atlas on Migration. In this video Prof. Siegel looks at the stocks and flows of migrants in Denmark. This includes the issuance…

Prof. Siegel’s newest Migration Snapshot on Greece

In this new video Melissa Siegel looks at the migration situation in Greece using the European Union’s Atlas on Migration. The video looks at both the stocks and flows of migrants in Greece, including the issuance of residence permits and…

Prof. Melissa Siegel gives lecture for the University of the Netherlands

Melissa Siegel has given a lecture on the misconceptions we have about migrants. In her lecture she addresses the actual nature of global migration compared with the perceived level of migration. Prof. Siegel goes onto to devote specific attention to…

Melissa Siegel examines the effects of Covid-19 on remittances

Based on predictions from last year and the work of the World Bank, Melissa Siegel addresses the effects that Covid-19 had on remittances during 2020. She starts by identifying that the effects were not as considerable as had originally been…

New Migration Snapshot Video looking at Italy by Prof. Melissa Siegel

Using the EU Atlas on Migration, Prof. Siegel looks at migration in Italy. This includes looking at the stocks and flows of immigrants as well as the issuing of residence permits. She went on to address the issuance of residence…

Prof. Melissa Siegel Publishes a new Country Case Study on India

In this series Melissa Siegel looks at migration in India over three videos. The first video examines the history of Indian Migration, she examines the impact of colonialism on migration as well as the 1947 partition before moving on to…

23/09/2021 – MACIMIDE Conference (Registration now open)

On 23 September 2021 the Maastricht Centre for Citizenship, Migration and Development (MACIMIDE) in collaboration with the Dutch Association for Migration Research (DAMR) organizes its multidisciplinary and annual conference devoted to topics focusing on development and migration, return migration and…