GIZ Project: Pakistani Diaspora in Germany

A team of researchers from UNU-MERIT and its School of Governance were recently commissioned by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH to quantitatively and qualitatively analyse the Pakistani diaspora in Germany. The project recognises that diasporas are heterogeneous and complex, as they…

WUN Project: Memorials to people who have died and to those missing during migration

Dr. Katie Kuschminder will be a team member in the “Memorials to people who have died and to those missing during migration: a global project” led by Ann Singleton (University of Bristol) and funded by the Worldwide Universities Network (WUN) Research…

TI Project: Women’s Political Participation and Corruption

A team of researchers at UNU-MERIT and its School of Governance has been mandated by Transparency International (TI) to conduct a study on female politicians’ engagement in the fight against corruption. The overarching aim of this project is to generate…

Improving Migration Management in the Silk Routes

On 04-05 December 2018, the Iraqi Government organised the second drafting workshop for a ‘Policy on Engagement with Iraqis Abroad’ in Baghdad. The purpose of the second drafting workshop was to support the Iraqi government in drafting a ‘Policy on…

Marie de Somer awarded Honorable Mention Ernst B. Haas Best Dissertation Prize

Marie de Somer awarded Honorable Mention Ernst B. Haas Best Dissertation Prize

Marie De Somer received the ‘Ernst B. Haas Best Dissertation Award – Honorable Mention’ for her dissertation on the EU Court of Justice and its role in the area of EU immigration law. Awarded by APSA, the American Political Science…

25 Years Maastricht Treaty

25 YEARS MAASTRICHT TREATY. ‘CELEBRATING THE SUCCESSES AND FACING THE CHALLENGES’ Draft programme Location: Gouvernement aan de Maas, Limburglaan 10, 6229 GA Randwyck-Maastricht (Faculty of Law) 09.00 – 09.45  Registration 09.15 – 09.45  Coffee/Tea 10.00 – 10.05  Opening Martin Unfried, Maastricht University,…

Prof. Dr. Arjen Leerkes’ Inaugural Lecture

On Friday 23 November at 16:30 hrs, Prof. Dr. Arjen Leerkes, chair in ‘Migration, Securitization and Social Cohesion’, at the Faculty of Science and Engineering, will give his inaugural lecture on the following topic: ‘Understanding international (im)mobility in times of…

Odysseus Academic Network PhD Catalogue for PhDs in the area of EU Migration and Asylum Law and Policy

Are you interested in pursuing a PhD Programme in the area of EU Migration and Asylum Law and Policy? The Odysseus Academic Network PhD Catalogue for PhDs in the area of EU Migration and Asylum Law and Policy can be a…

MACIMIDE Announcement, 10 April 2018

Please find below the latest announcements from the Maastricht Centre for Citizenship, Migration and Development (MACIMIDE). Maastricht Centre for Citizenship, Migration and Development (MACIMIDE) MACIMIDE NEWS Nomination for IMISCOE’s Standing Committee on Migration Citizenship and Political Participation (MIGCITPOL) Interested to lead @IMISCOE’s Standing…

Invitation from the Dutch Association for Migration Research (DAMR)

A special invitation from the Dutch Association for Migration Research (DAMR): We would like to invite you to join Dutch Association for Migration Research (DAMR). DAMR is an inclusive international network of academic researchers with an interest in contributing to…