Future Events


UNU-MERIT and its School of Governance organise a range of activities designed to stimulate academic debate, disseminate research findings, and facilitate knowledge sharing among researchers and policymakers. Regular workshops and training courses are also held as part of the research and policy analysis programme. Regular events include:




06 Let's get real! How do we walk the talk to make STI work for SDGs?
Prof. Shyama V. Ramani et al., UNU-MERIT
category: External event
venue: Conference Room A in the UN Conference Building, NYC, USA
time: 18:15 - 19:30
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09 Money left on the table: large bank failures during the crisis
Jaap Bos, Maastricht University School of Business and Economics
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: Conference room (room 0.16 & 0.17)
time: 14:30 - 15:30
abstract
12-15 Personalised health care: From research to impact
category: Conference
venue: Palais des congrès de Montréal, Canada
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14 Mail-Order Brides in the European Union
Laura Barry, Manouk Media
category: External event
venue: Law Faculty, Bouillonstraat 1-3, Feestzaal (B 1.113)
time: 15:30 - 17:30
abstract
15 Displacement and the Elderly: An Age-Sensitive Approach to Durable Solutions
Ana Mosneaga (UNU-IAS) & Michaella Vanore (MGSoG/UNU-MERIT),
category: Migration seminar
venue: Conference room 0.16-0.17
time: 12:30 - 13:30
abstract
16-17 9th Conference on Model-based Evidence on Innovation and DEvelopment (MEIDE)
category: Conference
venue: Moscow, Russia
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16 Sourcing from Conflict Regions: Policies to Improve Transparency in International Supply Chains
Oliver Lorz , RWTH Aachen University
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: Conference room
time: 12:30 - 13:30
abstract
16 Prejudice and the Securitization of Migration as Global Security Threats
Dr. Valeria Bello, UNU-GCM
category: Migration seminar
venue: Lecture Hall 1.23
time: 16:00 - 16:45
abstract
20 Cash for care? Social protection for children’s care and wellbeing
Keetie Roelen, UNU-MERIT/MGSoG
category: PhD seminar
venue: Room 0.17, Boschstraat 24, Maastricht
time: 11:00 - 12:00
abstract
20 Multilevel Governance … or government?
Natalia Timus, UNU-MERIT / School of Governance
category: PhD seminar
venue: Room 0.16, UNU-MERIT, Boschstraat 24, Maastricht
time: 10:00 - 11:00
abstract
20 CANCELLED: When policy innovations meet administrative traditions: the case of climate change adaptation
Robbert Biesbroek, Wageningen University
category: PhD seminar
venue: Room 0.16, UNU-MERIT, Boschstraat 24, Maastricht
time: 15:00 - 15:45
abstract
21 Gender, Diversity & Political Representation
Karen Celis, RHEA
category: PhD seminar
venue: Room 0.16, UNU-MERIT, Boschstraat 24, Maastricht
time: 15:00 - 16:00
abstract
22 On guarding the welfare of clinical trial subjects while promoting novel drug innovation: A Game Theoretical Approach
Farida Lada, UNU-MERIT / School of Governance
category: PhD defence
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6, Maastricht
time: 16:00 - 17:30
abstract
22 Peak Trade? An Anatomy of the Recent Global Trade Slowdown
Bart Los , University of Groningen
category: PhD seminar
venue: Room 0.17, UNU-MERIT, Boschstraat 24, Maastricht
time: 10:00 - 11:00
abstract
22 Creating Alignment between Host Community Preferences and Sponsor Practices on Short-Term Volunteer Health Trips
Judith Lasker, Lehigh University
category: PhD seminar
venue: Room 0.16, UNU-MERIT, Boschstraat 24, Maastricht
time: 10:00 - 11:00
abstract
23 CANCELLED: Book Launch: International Migration: A Very Short Introduction, 2nd Edition
Prof. Khalid Koser, UNU-MERIT
category: Migration seminar
time: 16:30 - 18:00
abstract
24 Rural livelihoods, location and vulnerable environments: Approaches to migration in mountain areas of Latin America
Andrea Milan, UNU-MERIT / School of Governance
category: PhD defence
venue: Minderbroedersberg 4-6, Maastricht
time: 14:45 - 16:15
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27 Multi-Problem Challenges for a Renewable Future: Empirical Studies on Competitive Disadvantages from Electricity Price Differentials and Mineral Supply Risk in an Open Economy World
Eva Bartekova, UNU-MERIT
category: PhD defence
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6, Maastricht
time: 16:00 - 17:30
abstract



01 The role of macroeconomic policies in firms' investments
Francesca Guadagno, UNU-MERIT / Unctad, Genève
category: Academic research seminar
venue: Room D0.03, SBE, Tongersestraat 53, Maastricht
time: 11:00 - 12:15
abstract
12-15 Measuring return and reintegration outcomes
category: Conference
venue: Poznan, Poland
abstract



08-19 Designing and Implementing Social Transfer Programmes (Cape Town)
category: workshop
venue: Cape Town, South Africa
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05-06 Call for papers: Social protection systems – tying the knots
category: Conference
venue: Bonn, Germany
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03-14 Designing and Implementing Social Transfer Programmes (Chiang Mai)
category: workshop
venue: Chiang Mai
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19-21 Call for Papers: New Perspectives on Transnational Living
category: Course
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