New explainer video on migration by MACIMIDE Co-Director Melissa Siegel

Prof. Melissa Siegel, Professor of Migration Studies at Maastricht University and UNU-MERIT, has published a new video on her Youtube channel addressing the concept of diaspora: looking at the origins of the term, how definitions differ and have changed over time…

UNU Migration Network

The United Nations Migration Network, currently chaired by Prof. Melissa Siegel and Dr. Katie Kuschminder of UNU-MERIT, launched a blog series ‘Migration, climate change and the COVID-19 pandemic’ in late 2020. As a build-up to International Migrants Day on 18 December 2020, this series…

Migration team members win grants at Maastricht University’s SBE

The month of December 2020 was a successful one for several members of the Migration Research Group. Dr. Katrin Marchand and Dr. Sonja Fransen were both awarded a grant from the School of Business and Economics (SBE) Elinor Ostrom Fund….

Country case studies on migration in Mexico and Afghanistan on MACIMIDE Co-Director Melissa Siegel’s YouTube Channel

Prof. Melissa Siegel, Professor of Migration Studies at Maastricht University and UNU-MERIT, has launched a Youtube channel dealing with migration issues. The purpose of the channel is to bring knowledge on migration to the general public. Click here for the…

Launch of the Health and Migration Collaborative Community

On 26 November the first symposium on Migration, Health and Integration took place, a collaboration between the Maastricht Graduate School of Governance/UNU-MERIT (with the Maastricht Centre for Global Health and the Maastricht Centre for Citizenship, Migration and Development) and the Radboud University Network…

Country case studies on migration in the Philippines on MACIMIDE Co-Director Melissa Siegel’s YouTube Channel

Prof. Melissa Siegel, Professor of Migration Studies at Maastricht University and UNU-MERIT, has launched a Youtube channel dealing with migration issues. The purpose of the channel is to bring knowledge on migration to the general public. Click here for the…

Country case studies on migration in the USA and the Netherlands on MACIMIDE Co-Director Melissa Siegel’s YouTube Channel

Prof. Melissa Siegel, Professor of Migration Studies at Maastricht University and UNU-MERIT, has launched a Youtube channel dealing with migration issues. The purpose of the channel is to bring knowledge on migration to the general public. Click here for the…

Online Courses in Migration Studies

For those who are interested but do not have the time to take a full-time course in migration studies, UNU-MERIT and its School of Governance offer a number of specially designed online courses to suit the needs of busy professionals. We…

New explainer videos on migration by MACIMIDE Co-Director Melissa Siegel

Prof. Melissa Siegel, Professor of Migration Studies at Maastricht University and UNU-MERIT, has launched a Youtube channel dealing with migration issues. The purpose of the channel is to bring knowledge on migration to the general public. Click here for the…

The Mobility Trajectories of Young Lives (MO-TRAYL) project launches e-book ‘Finding Your Voice: An intercultural storytelling workshop with young people’

Finding Your Voice is the product of a collaborative endeavor between researchers, a literary author, and young people. ​It recounts a three-day storytelling workshop organized in June 2019 as a way to ‘give back’ to young people of Ghanaian background…