Melissa Siegel has Taken Part in a Podcast on Migration and Climate Change

Melissa Siegel took part in the 15th episode of the Delmi podcast on climate adaptation, its opportunities and risks. The Delmi podcast is a podcast on migration and research published by the Migration Studies Delegation, an independent committee that initiates…

10/06/2022 – Farewell Lecture of Prof. dr Hildegard Schneider

On the 10th June 2022, Prof. Hildegard Schneider, professor of European Migration Law and a co-founder of MACIMIDE, will deliver her farewell lecture. The lecture will be on the topic of Crossing Borders: Challenges and Chances and will be delivered…

CfP: IRiS International Conference on “Looking back to look forward: Research on migration, diversity and forced displacement in times of rapid change”

The Institute for Research into Superdiversity (IRiS) at the University of Birmingham, UK, is inviting submissions for paper and panel proposals that address key dimensions and changes in contemporary migration studies research, both in the past decade and for the decade ahead…

Prof. Siegel’s latest video looks at the OECD Talent attractiveness tool

Melissa Siegel begins this video by breaking down the notion of highly skilled migrants, both from an international perspective and from the different indicators countries often use. She then turns to the OECD’s new talent attractiveness tool. In doing this…

Melissa Siegel has taken part in a podcast on the European Response to Ukrainian Displacement

In this discussion with Refugee Project Maastricht (RPM), Melissa Siegel breaks down how migration is a prominent component of the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine. They compare rhetoric from public officials and civil society in Europe in 2015 and 2022 regarding…

Latest video by Melissa Siegel: Ukraine Update 2

In Melissa Siegel’s latest video she addresses the Ukraine situation. In this video she addresses the internal displacement situation, the international displacement situation and the policy response, specifically from the EU. To watch the video click here.

Melissa Siegel has published a new video Labour Migration: A Global Overview

In this video, Prof. Siegel looks specifically at labour migration. In this regard, she looks at the distribution of labour migrants, as well as the demographics of labour migrants and their participation in the labour force. To watch the video,…

04/05/2022 – Critical Approaches to the Food-Climate-Migration Nexus: a Roundtable Discussion

This roundtable will discuss building a transnational and interdisciplinary network on the Food-Climate-Migration nexus In this roundtable, we discuss how today’s global human displacement has been exacerbated by proliferating food and climate crises that trace to and articulate with deeply…

Melissa Siegel has published a new video on Effects of Migration on the Labour Market in Countries of Destinations

In her latest video, Melissa Siegel looks at the effects of migration on the labour market of destination countries. In her video, she examines whether migrants compete with members of the domestic labour market or complement it. To watch the…

An interview with Prof. Siegel to be Published by Arte

An interview with Prof. Siegel to be Published by Arte

An interview with Prof. Melissa Siegel has been included as part of a recent publication by Arte. In this interview Prof. Siegel talks about, among other things, the motivation of migrants explaining the multiple reasons as to why individuals may migrant….