Call for applications from the Human Rights Centre of the United Nations mandated University for Peace

Call for applications from the Human Rights Centre of the United Nations mandated University for Peace: ‘The Human Rights Centre of the United Nations mandated University for Peace is pleased to announce the call for applications for our Diploma in Human…

Nominations opened for IMISCOE 2017 Maria Ioannis Baganha Dissertation Award

IMISCOE has opened nominations for its 2017 Maria Ioannis Baganha Dissertation Award. The Network has awarded this prize annually since 2010 (overview of winners) to stimulate and recognise excellent PhD research in the field of migration, integration and social cohesion in Europe….

REMINDER: Global Photo Competition: The Other Side of Migration

A picture is worth a thousand words. The Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation’s (SDC) Global Programme Migration and Development (GPMD) is launching a global photo competition to highlight the positive aspects of migration and its potential for development. Photographs have…

MACIMIDE Newsletter 22/04/2016

Maastricht Centre for Citizenship, Migration and Development (MACIMIDE) MACIMIDE NEWS 26/04/2016: Migration seminar “Migrants as Agents of Change: Social Remittances in an Enlarged European Union” by Izabela Grabowska Labour Market Impacts of Forced Migration by Dr. Isabel Ruiz (Harris Manchester…

New Course on Migration at University College Maastricht (UCM) 

As of the 2015/2016 Academic Year, University College Maastricht (UCM) is offering a new bachelor level course on migration led by UNU-MERIT and its School of Governance. The course is coordinated by Dr. Katie Kuchminder and content is delivered by…

2-3/04/2016: WUN Migration Conference, Maastricht University

In recent years, international migration has become a central element of the global policy agenda. The second WUN Migration Conference will contribute to this international discussion by taking a multidisciplinary approach. Particularly at the EU level, migration and asylum are currently…

CfP: Changing Realities of Migration and Mobility. A Swiss Perspective. 2nd Annual Conference of the nccr – on the move on. Deadline: 01/02/2016

Neuchatel, 23 – 24 June 2016 The 2nd Annual Conference of the nccr – on the move offers a platform for discussing the contemporary “turbulence of migration and mobility” from different disciplinary, theoretical and methodological angles. In many ways, Switzerland…

CfP: Conference “Troubling Times for Europe? Families, Migration and Politics” Krakow 2016. Deadline: 31/01/2016

Troubling Times for Europe? Families, Migration and Politics Kraków, 3-4 June 2016 Institute of Sociology, Jagiellonian University in Kraków The presence of families in migration streams is a crucial topic of the political, social and public debates. As researchers, scholars and…

Call for Nominations IMISCOE Maria Ioannis Baganha Dissertation Award 2016

Call for Nominations IMISCOE Maria Ioannis Baganha Dissertation Award 2016 – Deadline – 4 January 2016 IMISCOE has opened nominations for its 2016 Maria Ioannis Baganha Dissertation Award. The Network has awarded this prize annually since 2010 to stimulate and recognise excellent PhD…