VSNU-UM Conference Internationalisation

On 16 January 2020, the Association of Universities in the Netherlands (VSNU) and Maastricht University (UM) are organising the Conference Internationalisation with the theme ‘Borderless education as the driver of the region’. The purpose of this conference is to highlight…

1st Health and Migration Collaborative Community Symposium

On 3 April 2020, the first symposium of the Health and Migration Collaborative Community will take place. The symposium, organised by UNU-MERIT and its School of Governance in collaboration with the Maastricht Centre for Global Health and the Maastricht Centre for Citizenship, Migration…

RECSM Winter School in Survey Methodology

Introduction to Computational Social Science: Application of Machine Learning Approaches to Text and Survey Analytics By Dr Carlos Arcila Calderón From 26 to 28 February 2020, at Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain. For more information, see https://www.upf.edu/web/survey/new-1st-recsm-winter-school-2020?p_p_id=56_INSTANCE_J0kvLtQo2Rjw&p_p_lifecycle=0&p_p_state=normal&p_p_mode=view&p_p_col_id=column-1&p_p_col_count=1

Summer Institute on Migration and Global Health, July 10 to 13, 2019.

The Annual Summer Institute on Migration and Global Health is an event that has gained national and international recognition, since it is one of the few academic spaces dedicated to present and analyze in depth the interrelation between migration, the…

Call for applications for the 3rd ETHMIGSURVEY DATA TRAINING SCHOOL: “Research on Ethnic and Migrant Minorities”

We invite applications for participation (with and without financial support) in the 3rdETHMIGSURVEYDATA network Training School. As part of the COST Action CA16111 “InternationalEthnic and Immigrant Minorities’ Survey Data Network” (ETHMIGSURVEYDATA), the 3rd Training School seeks to train a new generation…

20/11/2019 – GTD Colloquium: Dr Afua Twum-Danso Imoh

The topic of this lecture is: “Dissonance and Synergy between Global Children’s Rights Norms and Local Discourses About the Transition from Childhood to Adulthood in Ghana” Abstract Much has been written about the dissonance that exists between children’s rights standards and…

Webinar: Understanding possibilities and limitations of data on intra-EU migration

Date: November 19th Time: 10h – 11:30 CET All are welcome. This event will be live-streamed on YouTube.  What defines an intra-EU migrant?What are the main migration corridors within the EU? What is the common profile of those moving within…

21-22/11/2019 – ITEM Annual Conference| Building cross-border cooperation

On 21 and 22 November 2019 the Annual Conference of the Institute for Transnational and Euregional cross-border cooperation and Mobility/ITEM will take place in the province of Overijssel (the Netherlands). For the event and the programme see: and https://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl/events/item-annual-conference-2019-building-cross-border-cooperation

27/10/2019 – 7th annual IGNITE Conference 2019

Wednesday 27th November | Muziekgebouw | Amsterdam The only event worldwide that brings together refugees, entrepreneurs, education experts, private sector, governments, academia and NGOs to improve higher education, promote sustainable economic empowerment and strengthen leadership amongst young people in fragile states. 12 diverse workshops How to create…

CfP: Conference ‘Environmental non-migration”: Framework, Methods and Cases

 19 to 21 June 2019, Technische Universität Dresden, Germany   The first ever international conference on Environmental Non-Migration provides a forum for exchange and discussion on influencing factors and capacities of individuals, households and communities to stay put despite environmental threats….