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  • Melissa Siegel - Inaugural lecture - Migration studies - UNU-MERIT

    Migration &: The Depth and Breadth of Migration Studies

    17-10-2017

    What do we consider a migrant? What drives migration? And how does migration interact with other areas? These are topics Prof. dr. Siegel covered in her inaugural lecture in June 2017.

  • HRH Princess Margriet and the Advisory Board Global Health

    UM welcomes HRH Princess Margriet

    17-10-2017

    Her Royal Highness Princess Margriet took part in the yearly meeting of the Advisory Board Global Health. This board - which gives advise to the master’s programmes Global Health at UM and at McMaster University Canada - comes together every year, alternately between Maastricht/the Netherlands and Canada.

  • Harro van Lente appointed Chairman NWO Advisory Committee

    02-10-2017

    Harro van Lente has been appointed as Chairman of the NWO Advisory Committee Responsible Innovation.

  • Lies Wesseling

    Lies Wesseling re-elected President IRSCL

    02-10-2017

    During the 25th biennial of the International Research Association for Children’s Literature, Lies Wesseling was re-elected as President of this scholarly society of 360 members from 46 countries worldwide

  • Elsevier ranking 2017

    University Colleges UM dominate Elsevier ranking

    29-09-2017

    Both University Colleges of Maastricht University head the Elsevier ranking Best Study Programmes of the Year 2017.

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    About the European Law Moot Court Competition (ELMC)

    26-09-2017

    Maastricht University teams have a long tradition of scoring very high in the European Law Moot Court Competition (ELMC). Organized annually since 1988, the ELMC is a bilingual moot court (French-English) focused on topical issues of European Law.

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  • ITEM's Martin Unfried present at EU Conference about Border Regions

    22-09-2017

    Martin Unfried from the Institute for Transnational and Euregional Cross-border cooperation and Mobility / ITEM of Maastricht University was present at the launch conference 'Boosting Growth and Cohesion in EU Border Regions' of the European Commission in Brussels. During the event Unfried gave background information about ITEM’s annual Cross-border Impact Assessment, which was put forward by the Commission as a good practice in regards to the improvement of the legislative process within the European Union.

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    UM joins UNDP partnership

    22-09-2017

    On Friday 22 September, Maastricht University signed a new partnership with the United Nations Social Impact Fund (UNSIF) and nine leading universities worldwide to join the UNSIF Research Council.

  • European Commission classifies ITEM as good practice

    21-09-2017

    In an official document of the Commission’s Regional Policy titled Communication “Boosting Growth and Cohesion in EU Border Regions”, the Cross-border Impact Assessment of the ITEM Expertise centre of Maastricht University was put forward as a good practice by the European Commission in order to facilitate the improvement of the legislative process within the European Union.

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