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 Extending Immigrant Non-Citizen Voting Rights in (Non)Democratic Regimes
Victoria Finn, Universidad Diego Portales, Santiago, Chile and Leiden University
category: Migration seminar
venue: 0.16/0.17
time: 13:00 - 14:00
abstract
01 The Transformation of Huawei
Prof. Can Huang, Zhejiang University
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: 0.16/0.17
time: 12:00 - 13:00
abstract
02 PechaKucha event on Sustainability, Innovation and Public Policy
DEMOS Study association, UNU-MERIT and Maastricht University
category: public lecture
venue: Rooms 0.16-0.17
time: 18.00 - 20.00
abstract
02 Politicians and their promises in an uncertain world: Evidence from a lab-in-the-field experiment in India
Prof. Kunal Sen, UNU-WIDER
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: 0.16/0.17
time: 12:00 - 13:00
abstract
03 Squaring-up for a circular economy - Let's make a change happen!
Maria Tomai, Sanae Okamoto, Hiroshan Hettiarachchi, UNU-MERIT & UNU-FLORES
category: External event
venue: World Conference Center Bonn Platz der Vereinten Nationen 2, 53113 Bonn, Bonn, Germany
time: 15:30 - 17:00
abstract | More information
08 Developing scientific capacity in the Global South
Hugo Confraria, UNU-MERIT
category: PhD defence
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6
time: 10:00 - 11:30
abstract
08-09 UNU-MERIT Workshop: Data Science and STI Indicators
category: workshop
venue: UNU-MERIT, Room 1.23
abstract | More information
10 Interactive workshop: The role of Innovation in Sustainability
Fabiana Visentin, Maria Tomai, Serdar Turkeli, UNU-MERIT
category: Project workshop (closed)
time: 09:00 - 12:00
abstract
13 Asbestos, leaded petrol, and other aberrations: Comparing countries’ regulatory responses to disapproved products and technologies
Prof. Alex Coad, CENTRUM-Católica Graduate Business School
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: 0.16/0.17
time: 12:00 - 13:00
abstract
13-15 'Reach & Turn' Science Reporting Workshop Bolivia
Various speakers, Bolivian Ministry of Education, UNESCO, UNIC, UNU-MERIT
category: workshop
venue: La Paz, Bolivia
abstract | More information
15 Strategic Institutional Ambiguity and the Governance of Refugees in Lebanon
Dr. Nora Stel, Maastricht School of Management (MSM)
category: Migration seminar
venue: 0.16/0.17
time: 13:00 - 14:00
abstract
21 The Constitutional Costs of the War on Drugs
Prof. Alejandro Madrazo Lajous, CIDE in Aguascalientes, Mexico
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
time: 12:00 - 01:00
abstract
25 The Future of Development Economics
Professor Jeffrey D. Sachs, Columbia University
category: public lecture
venue: Tongersestraat 53, 6211 LM Maastricht
time: 19:00 - 20:30
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30 Gender Identity, Co-Working Spouses and Relative Income Within Households
Dr.Natalia Zinovyeva, Aalto University
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: 0.16/0.17
time: 12:00 - 13:00
abstract



04 Trade in Intangibles and A Global Value Chain-based View of International Trade and Global Imbalance
Prof. Xiaolan Fu, Oxford University
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: 1.23/1.24
time: 16:00 - 17:00
abstract
05 Being Far Away From What You Need. The Impact of Dispersal on Resettled Refugees’ Home-making and Place Attachment in Small to Medium-Sized Towns in the Netherlands
Dr. Ilse van Liempt, Utrecht University
category: Migration seminar
time: 12:00 - 13:00
abstract
06 The Impact of Terminating Cash Support to Displaced Syrian Children in Jordan
Dr. Jacob de Hoop, UNICEF
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: 0.16/0.17
time: 12:00 - 13:00
abstract
17 Institutional isomorphism and Policy transfer in Public management reforms: Three stories about public procurement agencification in Latin America
Ana Cristina Calderon Ramirez, UNU-MERIT
category: PhD defence
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6
time: 14:00 - 15:30
abstract
17 Diamonds are a Woman’s Best Friend - Broadening Measures of Women’s Access to Formal Political Decision-Making
Catie Lott, UNU-MERIT
category: PhD defence
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6
time: 16:00 - 17:30
20 Teachers' in-service training and student achievement: The effect of in-service training of Peruvian teachers on student achievement
Camilo Carrillo Purin, UNU-MERIT
category: PhD defence
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6
time: 15:45 - 17:15
21 Cash Transfers, Child Nutrition and Intra-Household Dynamics: Unpacking the Causal Mechanisms
Richard de Groot, UNU-MERIT
category: PhD defence
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6
time: 10:00 - 11:30
26-27 3rd UNU-MERIT Internal Conference
category: Conference
venue: UNU-MERIT, all rooms
time: 09:00 - 17:00
abstract



19-20 The Future of Industrial Work: New pathways and policies of structural transformation?
category: workshop
venue: Vienna, Austria
abstract | More information



08-10 CALL FOR PAPERS: 11th Conference on Model-based Evidence on Innovation and Development (MEIDE)
category: Conference
venue: Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire
abstract | More information



30 Master's Open Day
category: Open day
venue: UNU-MERIT, Boschstraat 24, Maastricht
time: 12:00 - 16:00
abstract | More information





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