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:




02 Inaugural Lecture -- "Migration &: The Depth and Breadth of Migration Studies"
Melissa Siegel, UNU-MERIT
category: public lecture
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6, Maastricht
time: 16:30 - 17:30
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06 Institutional diversity in the euro area: any evidence of convergence?
Salvador Pérez-Moreno, University of Malaga
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
time: 13:00 - 14:00
abstract
07 Reaching the Poor - Targeting Food and Multi-Sectoral Cash Transfers in Niger
Dr. Theresa Beltramo , United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
category: Migration seminar
venue: Room 1.23
time: 13:00 - 14:00
abstract
07 Corruption & Migration: How Women and Girls Pay a Heavy Toll
PhD fellow Ortrun Merkle (among others), UNU-MERIT
category: External event
venue: European Development Days, Brussels
time: 14:00 - 15:15
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08 Imagining Refugia: thinking outside the current international migration regime
Dr. Nicholas van Hear, Centre on Migration, Policy and Society (COMPAS), University of Oxford
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: UNU-MERIT, Conference room 0.16-0.17
time: 12:00 - 13:00
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14 Moving Towards an Energy Efficient Future: Essays on Energy Efficiency, Technology and Development
Sheng Zhong, UNU-MERIT
category: PhD defence
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6
time: 12:00 - 13:30
abstract
14 Oil and Norway’s 1975 Immigration Ban
Dr. Adrian Shin, University of Colorado Boulder
category: Migration seminar
venue: Room 1.23
time: 10:00 - 11:00
abstract
15 The War in Your Head: On the Long-term Origins of Domestic Violence
Prof. Dr. Tilman Brück, International Security and Research Center & IGZ – Leibniz Institute of Vegetable and Ornamental Crops
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: Room 0.16-0.17
time: 12:00 - 13:00
abstract
19 How does violent conflict affect labour supply: The case of the Kyrgyz Republic
Hampton Wong, UNU-MERIT
category: PhD seminar
venue: UNU-MERIT, Room 0.16
time: 16:00 - 17:00
abstract
20 Local Governance Assessment and Its Use for Improving Service Provision Mechanisms: An Egyptian Experience
Khaled Abdelhalim, American University in Cairo
category: PhD seminar
venue: UNU-MERIT, Room 0.16
time: 09:00 - 10:00
abstract
20 Subjective Wellbeing,Risk Perceptions and Time Discounting: Evidence from a large-scale cash transfer programme
Bruno Martorano,
category: PhD seminar
venue: UNU-MERIT, Room 1.23
time: 10:00 - 11:00
abstract
20 From Chaotic Complexity to a Controlled Climate -- the Anthropocene’s Challenge
Paul David , Stanford University & All Souls College, Oxford & UNU-MERIT
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: Conference Room (0.16 & 0.17)
time: 12:30 - 13:45
abstract
22 Schooling Despite All Odds: Evidence from Lesotho on Female Child Carers who Stayed in School
Brenda Yamba, UNU-MERIT / School of Governance
category: PhD defence
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6
time: 16:00 - 17:30
abstract
23 Technology foresight and industrial strategy
Carlo Pietrobelli , University Roma Tre, UNU-MERIT
category: PhD seminar
venue: UNU-MERIT, Room 0.17
time: 12:00 - 13:00
abstract
28-29 1st UNU-MERIT Internal Conference
category: Conference
venue: UNU-MERIT
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13-14 APPAM 2017 International Conference
category: Conference
venue: Crown Plaza, Brussels
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07 Master's Open Day
category: Open day
time: 10:00 - 16:00
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16-17 10th Conference on Model-based Evidence on Innovation and DEvelopment (MEIDE)
category: Conference
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24 Master's Open Day
category: Open day
time: 10:00 - 16:00
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