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:




01 Is European Union still the least corrupt continent in the world? A tale of indicators
Professor Alina Mungiu-Pippidi , Hertie School of Governance
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: 0.16-0.17
time: 12:00 - 13:00
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01 Alumni Star Lecture: Understanding Migration in a European Context
Prof. Melissa Siegel, UNU-MERIT
category: External event
venue: Literaturhaus München, Salvatorplatz 1, 80333 Munich, Germany
time: 19:30 - 22:30
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01 Sustainability theme session
category: Academic research seminar
venue: UNU-MERIT, Room 0.16-0.17
time: 14:00 - 17:00
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08 Thinking about innovation governance in emerging economies
Gonzalo Ordóñez-Matamoros, University of Twente and Universidad Externado de Colombia in Bogotá
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: Conference room (0.16 & 0.17)
time: 12:00 - 13:00
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09 Science, Innovation, Technology & Entrepreneurship for Societal Welfare - SITE4Society
Prof. Shyama V. Ramani, UNU-MERIT
category: workshop
venue: UNU-MERIT, Room 0.16-0.17
time: 10:00 - 16.30
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17 MPP Alumni reunion in Geneva
For MPP students, alumni and staff, UNU-MERIT
category: External event
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20 Middle Income Transitions: Trap or Myth?
Jesus Felipe, Asian Development Bank
category: Academic research seminar
venue: UNU-MERIT, Room 0.16-0.17
time: 09:30 - 10:30
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21 Beyond the liberal paradox? Immigration and Citizenship Policies in 21 OECD countries 1980-2010
Samuel Schmid, European University Institute (EUI)
category: Migration seminar
venue: 1.23
time: 13:00 - 14:00
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27 Coup D’état to Overthrow Higher Education?
Semih Tumen, Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey and IZA
category: Academic research seminar
venue: UNU-MERIT, Room 0.16-0.17
time: 09:30 - 10:30
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27 Social Mobility in the Global South
Vegard Iversen, The University of Manchester
category: Academic research seminar
venue: UNU-MERIT, Room 0.16-0.17
time: 13:00 - 14:00
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28 Campaign externalities, programmatic spending and voting preferences in rural Mexico. The case of Progresa-Oportunidades-Prospera programme
Miguel Nino-Zarazua, UNU-WIDER
category: Academic research seminar
time: 09:30 - 10:30
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28 Violent Conflict and Second-Generation Health Outcomes: Evidence from Angola
Eleonora Nillesen, UNU-MERIT
category: Academic research seminar
venue: UNU-MERIT, Room 0.16-0.17
time: 13:00 - 14:00
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01 From Dark Satanic Mills to Human Development in and Unsustainable World
Dr. Andrew Crabtree , Copenhagen Business School
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: Conference room (0.16 & 0.17)
time: 12:00 - 01:00
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14 Determinants and Dynamics of Forced Migration: Evidence from Flows and Stocks in Europe
Dr. Eleonora Nillesen, UNU-MERIT/MGSoG
category: Migration seminar
venue: 1.23
time: 12:00 - 13:00
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15 Optimal Penalties on Informal Firms
Dr. Andres Fredriksson, Center for Organization Studies (CORS) – University of São Paulo, Brazil
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: 0.16-0.17
time: 12:00 - 13:00
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21 Migration seminar (title TBA)
Santino Severoni, World Health Organization, Regional Office for Europe
category: Migration seminar
venue: 0.16/0.17
time: 12:00 - 13:00
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24 Master's Open Day
category: Open day
time: 10:00 - 16:00
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16 Science, Innovation, Technology & Entrepreneurship for Societal Welfare - SITE4Society
category: workshop
venue: UNU-MERIT, Room 0.16-0.17
time: 10:30 - 16:30
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27-28 2nd UNU-MERIT Internal Conference
category: Conference
venue: UNU-MERIT
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06-07 Designing and Implementing Social Protection Programmes
category: Course
venue: Cape Town, South Africa
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