Looking back on the annual MACIMIDE Conference

Looking back on the annual MACIMIDE Conference

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…

Update MACIMIDE Global Expatriate Dual Citizenship Database

There is a new 2019 version of the MACIMIDE Global Expatriate Dual Citizenship Dataset. Version V4.00 of the MACIMIDE Global Expatriate Dual Citizenship Dataset now contains data from 1960-2019 and an updated codebook. In 1960, acquiring other citizenship led to…

First class of officials graduate from the Migration Management Diploma Program in Rwanda

First class of officials graduate from the Migration Management Diploma Program in Rwanda

The first 30 graduates of the Migration Management Diploma Program in Rwanda graduated on August 30th, 2019. This is a spin-off program of the Migration Management Diploma Program offered in Maastricht by the Maastricht Graduate School of Governance and UNU-MERIT….

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PhD defense Marieke Wissink “Migration and networks in transit: the co-evolution of sub-Saharan African migrants in Turkey and Greece”

PhD defense of Marieke Wissink on the topic of “Migration and networks in transit: the co-evolution of sub-Saharan African migrants in Turkey and Greece” Abstract Journeys of irregular migrants are often far from easy, straightforward moves from one country to…

PhD defense Dersim Yabasun “The Common European Asylum System: Vulnerable Asylum Applicants”

PhD defense of Dersim Yabasun on the topic of “The Common European Asylum System: Vulnerable Asylum Applicants” Supervisors: Prof. dr. Hildegard Schneider and Prof. dr. Maarten Vink Date: 3 October 2019 – 10.00

MACIMIDE Annual Conference

Date: Friday 20 September 2019 Venue: Van Eyck, Academieplein 1, 6211 KM Maastricht, the Netherlands On 20 September 2019 the Maastricht Centre for Citizenship, Migration and Development(MACIMIDE) (macimide.maastrichtuniversity.nl) organises its multidisciplinary Annual Conference devoted to topics focusing on education, return…

PhD defense Thomas Huddleston. “Naturalisation in Action; How nationality laws work in practice across Europe”

“Naturalisation in Action; How nationality laws work in practice across Europe”. PhD supervisors: Prof. Maarten Vink and Prof. Gerard-René de Groot. Date: Wednesday 18 September, 16:00 hrs.

Mark Levels appointed Professor of Health, Education and Work

Mark Levels, member of the MACIMIDE Executive Board, has been appointed Professor of Health, Education and Work. Mark Levels is program director of the research program Health, Skills, and Inequality at the Research Centre for Education and the Labor Market (ROA) of Maastricht…

Prof. Dr. Melissa Siegel will be the presenter in the Expert Group Meeting in preparation of the Sustainable Development Outlook 2019

Next 20-21 February, Prof. Dr. Melissa Siegel will serve as the Presenter in Sesion 4 entitled “Multilateralism, SDG implementation and policy responses: implications of increasing migration pressures and rising nationalism, and likely scenarios”, in the Expert Group Meeting (EGM) in preparation…