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.
ITEM publishes effects for border regions in first cross-border impact assessment26-10-2016
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.
Cross-border employment: on paper it seems settled, but in practice it is difficult25-10-2016
'Suspected terrorism is no reason to revoke citizenship'12-10-2016
Valedictory lecture by Prof. Gerard-René de Groot
Roermond cemetery reflects living city14-09-2016
Roermond cemetery reflected the social relationships in the living city (PhD conferral Maurice Heemels).
Honorary doctor Henk Hofland has died21-06-2016
Journalist, columnist and writer H.J.A. (Henk) Hofland has passed away at the age of 88. In 2001 he received an honorary doctorate from Maastricht University
Dissertation Anna Sabrina Wollmann - Nationality Requirements in Olympic Sports21-06-2016
Who may compete for a country at the Olympics?
While the qualification rounds for the Rio Olympics received huge media attention, the underlying question regarding which country an athlete may compete for only makes headlines when prominent athletes change their country of representation.
Special Professor of Shifts in Private and Public Regulation17-06-2016
Appointment for Niels Philipsen "Special Professor of Shifts in Private and Public Regulation" at Erasmus School of Law, Rotterdam