ITEM Briefs on current border-related topics

The Institute for Transnational and Euregional cross-border cooperation and Mobility (ITEM) is an interdisciplinary institute that provides expertise on cross-border mobility and cooperation through research, advice, knowledge exchange, and training activities. The institute publishes weekly ITEM Briefs that aim to…

GLOBALCIT – Rainer Bauböck 2024 Essay Award on the Global State of Citizenship

GLOBALCIT – Rainer Bauböck 2024 Essay Award on the Global State of Citizenship The Global Citizenship Observatory (GLOBALCIT), a global research network committed to fact-based and non-partisan analysis of citizenship laws and electoral rights around the world, is soliciting submissions…

New Episode: Why refugee students are more likely to drop out of pre-university programs (Social Inclusion #13)

A new episode of Let’s Talk About Social Inclusion has been released: Why refugee students are more likely to drop out of pre-university programs with Jana Berg (German Centre for Higher Education Research and Science Studies, Germany) As refugee students…

28/03/2024 – Poetry and conversation evening: ‘The Poetry of Forced Migration’

The Poetry of Forced Migration – Malka al-Haddad and Loraine Masiya Mponela: In Conversation To attend, register here Thursday, 28 March 2024, Online, 6-7.30pm UK Time Join us for an evening of poetry and conversation with poets Malka al-Haddad and…

Jean Monnet EU Migration Law and Governance Lecture series

Lilian Tsourdi is convening a Jean Monnet EU Migration Law and Governance Lecture series in the framework of a Jean Monnet chair she holds at the Law Faculty. The series is organised in cooperation with MACIMIDE, MCEL, and Glaw-NET. The first…

MACIMIDE is an IMISCOE member institute

MACIMIDE members who would like to register for the IMISCOE conference this year, are reminded that they can apply for a reduced fee.

New video by Melissa Siegel on Intercultural Communication

Melissa Siegel has published the video “Intercultural Communication: Why is it important and how can I do it better?”, in which she discusses characteristics of communication across different countries and things to be aware of when working across cultures. You…

29/01/2024 – Launch of Migrant Protection Platform

The official launch of the Migrant Protection Platform will take place on Monday, 29 January 2024 at 4pm (CET) in the framework of the Migration Week 2024, convened by the United Nations Network on Migration. The Migrant Protection Platform is a dedicated one-stop-shop for a…

Melissa Siegel publishes video on the root causes of migration

In her latest YouTube video, Melissa Siegel focuses on the circumstances that lead people to migrate. You can watch the video here.

Melissa Siegel publishes video on migration aspirations

In her latest video, Melissa Siegel covers what migration aspirations are and looks into the different types of migration aspirations based on work from the MIGNEX and QuantMig projects. She is joined by special guest Jørgen Carling. You can watch…