Macimide Member Dr. Reslow delivers statement at UN Global Compact stakeholder hearing

Macimide Member Dr. Reslow delivers statement at UN Global Compact stakeholder hearing

On 19-20 June 2017, Dr. Natasja Reslow of Macimide attended the informal thematic session on international cooperation and governance of migration at the United Nations in Geneva. The session formed part of the preparatory process for the global compact for…

All In for Integration – new social media campaign #AllInForIntegration for the World Refugee Day has been launched

All In for Integration – new social media campaign #AllInForIntegration for the World Refugee Day has been launched

MACIMIDE Researchers’ Participation at the 14th Annual IMISCOE Conference

A large number of MACIMIDE researchers will present their work at the upcoming 14th Annual Conference of IMISCOE, Europe’s largest network of scholars in the area of migration and integration. MACIMIDE is one of IMISCOE’s 38 member institutes. The 14th…

Recent publications, 14 June 2017

Halvorsen, R. et al. (Eds.) (2017). The Changing Disability Policy System. Active Citizenship and Disability in Europe Volume 1. Routledge. A recently published book in the series Routledge Advances in Disability Studies includes a chapter by Macimide member, Professor Lisa Waddington….

Macimide Co-Director Melissa Siegel authors special report ‘Understanding refugee potential’

The Migration Studies Group aims to change attitudes to migrants and refugees, as Professor Dr Melissa Siegel explains. The ‘refugee crisis’ or ‘migrant crisis’, as it has been labelled by European popular media, has brought forced displacement to the attention…

ERC-project MiLifeStatus website launch

The research project Migrant Life Course and Legal Status Transition (MiLifeStatus) has launched a new website. The website www.milifestatus.com presents information about the research, publications, videos, and news updates. MiLifeStatus is a five year research project (2016-2021), funded by a…

14/06/2017 Macimide / MGSoG / UNU-MERIT Migration Series by Dr. Adrian Shin

We are very fortunate to welcome Dr. Adrian Shin back to the migration seminar series. The migration seminar series, which is offered jointly by MGSoG/UNU-MERIT in collaboration with MACIMIDE, features researchers and practitioners whose work addresses human mobility. In the…

26/06/2017 PhD defense by Ms Marie P.L.A. De Somer: ‘Autonomy through Precedent; A Longitudinal Analysis of The EU Court of Justice’s Case Law on Family Reunification Immigration’

PhD conferral Ms Marie P.L.A. De Somer Supervisors: prof.dr. S. Vanhoonacker, prof.dr. M. Vink “Autonomy through Precedent; A Longitudinal Analysis of The EU Court of Justice’s Case Law on Family Reunification Immigration” Go to event.

27/06/2017 MiLifeStatus Kick-Off Conference

The programme of the kick-off conference can be downloaded here. The kick-off conference is a closed working conference. We have a limited number of places for external participants who want to attend the plenary part of the conference and the…

02/06/2017 Inaugural Lecture – ‘Migration &: The Depth and Breadth of Migration Studies’

About the speaker In August 2016, Melissa Siegel was appointed Professor of Migration Studies at Maastricht University. Prof. Siegel leads the Migration and Development research theme at UNU-MERIT and its School of Governance. She is also Co-Director and head of…