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  • Featured Konferenz Grenzüberschreitende Zusammenarbeit an der deutschen Außengrenze - 12-13 December 2016 Martin Unfried ITEM expertisecentrum © Euro-Institut

    ITEM's Martin Unfried presents Cross-border impact assessment 2016 in Berlin

    20-12-2016

    Martin Unfried, 'ontgrenzer' at the ITEM expertise centre has presented the ITEM Cross-border impact assessment at the conference "Grenzüberschreitende Zusammenarbeit an der deutschen Außengrenze - Herausforderungen, Hindernisse und Entwicklungschancen" in Berlin on 12 and 13 December 2016.

  • Inaugural lecture prof. Bollen-Vandenboorn - Grensoverschrijdende fiscale organisatie van pensioen

    20-12-2016

    On Friday 16 December 2016 Prof. dr. Anouk Bollen-Vandenboorn accepted the unique chair ‘Cross-border Pension Tax Law’. The video of the inaugural lecture of Prof. dr. Anouk Bollen-Vandenboorn, titled 'Cross-border fiscal organisation of pensions' is now available.

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    Anniversary book: The Maastricht Experiment

    19-12-2016

    At the end of December, the book The Maastricht Experiment - On the challenges faced by a young university 1976 – 2016 will be published on the occasion of Maastricht University’s 40th anniversary.

  • Commemorating the Maastricht Treaty

    EU & ME: Commemorating 25 Years of the Maastricht Treaty

    12-12-2016

    On 9 December 2016, leading politicians, scholars and interested parties followed the invitation of the municipality of Maastricht to attend the 25th anniversary of the Maastricht Treaty.

  • ITEM’s Alexander Hoogenboom wins Ius Commune Prize

    09-12-2016

    Alexander Hoogenboom, scientific coordinator at ITEM, is the winner of the Ius Commune Prize of 2016. Alexander Hoogenboom won the 2016 Ius Commune Prize for his paper ‘In Search of a Rationale for the EU Citizenship Jurisprudence’. The prize was awarded at the 15th Ius Commune Conference on 24 November 2016.

  • Article about Intercountry Adoption by Lies Wesseling in Trouw

    23-11-2016

    Article in news paper Trouw about intercountry adoption by Lies Wesseling.

  • World diabetes day

    Preventing diabetes

    14-11-2016

    On this day exactly 125 years ago, physician Sir Fredrick Grant Banting was born. Together with Charles Best and John Macleod, Banting discovered that insulin could be used to treat diabetes.

  • Salamanca lecture

    Dr. Vigjilenca Abazi gives Jean Monnet lecture at the University of Salamanca

    31-10-2016

    On 28 October 2016, Dr. Vigjilenca Abazi was invited to give a Jean Monnet lecture at University of Salamanca.

  • ITEM starts feasibility study ‘cross-border professional recognition card’.

    27-10-2016

    One of the obstacles is the recognition of professional qualifications. Therefore, ITEM is announcing its intention to carry out a feasibility study about creating a “cross-border professional recognition card”.  The final “cross-border professional recognition card” would be a tool developed to speed up and facilitate recognition procedures, especially for border regions.

  • Grenseffectenrapportage samenvatting Vera van Vliet

    ITEM publishes effects for border regions in first cross-border impact assessment

    26-10-2016

    The Institute for Transnational and Euregional cross border cooperation and Mobility / ITEM, established in 2015, has the important objective to identify the effects of laws and regulations for border regions. Therefore ITEM launched its Cross-border impact assessment in 2016. The results of this assessment are now published in the Cross-border impact assessment 2016 and make it clear that there are still many obstacles in the area of cross-border mobility.

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