Future Events


UNU-MERIT organises 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:




12 Powering Structural Transformation and Economic Development in Africa: The Role of Services, Manufacturing and Global Value Chains
Solomon Owusu, UNU-MERIT
category: PhD defence
venue: Online: https://phd-defence.maastrichtuniversity.nl/phd-defence-solomon-owusu-tuesday-12th-october-2021-1000-cet
time: 10:00 - 11:30
abstract | More information
12 Essays on International Trade: The Roles of Institutions and Imported Intermediate Inputs
Gideon Onyewuchi Ndubuisi, UNU-MERIT
category: PhD defence
venue: Online: https://phd-defence.maastrichtuniversity.nl/phd-defence-gideon-onyewuchi-ndubuisi-tuesday-12th-october-2021-1300-cet
time: 13:00 - 14:30
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13 EU Enlargement and (Temporary) Migration: Effects on Labour Market Outcomes in Germany
Luisa Hammer , Freie Universität
category: Migration seminar
venue: https://maastrichtuniversity.zoom.us/j/98590748857
time: 15:00 - 16:00
abstract
14 Absorptive capacities and external openness in underdeveloped Innovation Systems
Dr. Pablo Galaso and Dr. Carlos Bianchi, Universidad de la República de Uruguay
category: UNU-MERIT Seminar Series
venue: via Zoom (please contact us at seminars@merit.unu.edu for the Zoom link)
time: 12:00 - 13:00
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18 A Multidimensional Perspective on Education in Developing Countries
Michelle S. M. Momo,
category: PhD defence
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6 and online: https://phd-defence.maastrichtuniversity.nl/phd-defence-michelle-sm-momo-monday-18th-october-2021-1600-cet
time: 16:00 - 17:30
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21 UM Data Science Research Seminar
Teresa Farinha and Stephan Dietrich, IDS and UNU-MERIT
category: Academic research seminar
venue: Online
time: 12:00 - 13:00
abstract | More information
22 Chris Freeman Centenary Lecture Series
category: public lecture
venue: Zoom
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27 Controlling irregular migration: can a market for Temporary Foreign Work Permits help?
Prof. Emmanuelle Auriol, Toulouse School of Economics
category: Migration seminar
venue: https://maastrichtuniversity.zoom.us/j/92864629449
time: 15:00 - 16:00
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28 Understanding Accelerated Decarbonization
Prof. Dr. Brendan Barrett, UNU Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability, Osaka University,
category: UNU-MERIT Seminar Series
venue: via Zoom (please contact us at seminars@merit.unu.edu for the Zoom link)
time: 12:00 - 13:00
abstract



16 Towards e-compliance: Exploring the role of compliance and e-governance initiatives in the case of Bhutan
Atsuko Okuda, UNU-MERIT
category: PhD defence
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6, Maastricht
time: 10:00 - 11:30
17 Immigration and Welfare State Development in the Long Run
Dr. Alexandre Afonso, Leiden University
category: Migration seminar
venue: https://maastrichtuniversity.zoom.us/j/95584850721
time: 15:00 - 16:00
abstract
17 Climate Governance in Metropolitan Medellín
Carlos Cadena-Gaitan,
category: PhD seminar
venue: Room 0.06 & Zoom
time: 13:30 - 14:30
abstract
17 Online tutoring to Vulnerable Children
Gloria Bernal,
category: PhD seminar
venue: Room 0.17 and Zoom
time: 10:00 - 11:00
18 PHD Defence
Rafael Lemaitre, UNU-MERIT
category: PhD defence
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6, Maastricht
time: 12:00 - 13:30
29-01 12th Conference on Model-based Evidence on Innovation and Development (MEIDE)
category: Conference
venue: Online
abstract | More information



08 The negotiations of Zambia’s welfare regime
Maria Klara Kuss, UNU-MERIT
category: PhD defence
venue: Online: https://phd-defence.maastrichtuniversity.nl
time: 13:00 - 14:30
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