MCEL/CERiM Academic Opening Conference 2017-2018: "'Multi-Speed Europe, Differentiated Integration and The Future of the EU'."

Last month MCEL and CERiM opened the new academic year with a joint event on the subject of 'Multi-Speed Europe, Differentiated Integration and The Future of the EU'.

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CERiM welcomes five new members

CERiM welcomes five new members from the Faculty of Law (Maastricht University) to the Centre

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Dr. Diane Fromage appointed CERiM's research coordinator

As of September 1, 2017 Dr. Diane Fromage (Assistant Professor of European Law at Maastricht University) is appointed the role of research coordinator for CERiM, taking over the position from Dr. Vigjilenca Abazi.

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CERiM members Vigjilenca Abazi & Johan Adriaensen edit Special Issue at Politics & Governance Journal on EU Institutional Politics of Secrecy and Transparency in Foreign Affairs​

CERiM members Dr. Vigjilenca Abazi and Dr. Johan Adriaensen recently edited an open access special issue on the role that secrecy and transparency in EU foreign affairs.

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18-19 January 2018: Call for Papers - Workshop on Challenges and Opportunities for EU Parliamentary Democracy: Brexit and beyond

On January 18-19, the Centre for European Research in Maastricht (CERiM) will be holding a workshop, organized by Diane Fromage, Thomas Christiansen, and Anna Herranz-Surralles of Maastricht University, on the challenges and opportunities for EU p...

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CERiM Member Natasja Reslow gives presentation at Youth Talent Development Programme of D66

On 1 July Natasja Reslow was invited to give a presentation at Route66, the youth talent development programme of the Dutch political party D66. The theme of the day was future challenges facing the EU, and Natasja’s presentation concerned migration....

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Dr Vigjilenca Abazi invited to European Parliament for testimony on legal protection of whistleblowers in the EU

CERiM research coordinator, Dr. Vigjilenca Abazi was invited to give an expert testimony at the European Parliament on the legal protection of whistleblowers in the EU Member States. The hearing was held on 21 June and included the rapporteur of t...

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CERiM Member Natasja Reslow participates in session on Migration Governance at United Nations in Geneva

On 19-20 June 2017, Natasja Reslow attended the informal thematic session on international cooperation and governance of migration at the United Nations in Geneva. The session formed part of the preparatory process for the global compact for safe, orde...

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CERiM Member Prof Marjan Peeters delivered presentation at Dutch Embassy in Brussels

Prof Marjan Peeters delivered a presentation on “EU climate law and its impact on national climate legislation” during the workshop “Role and functioning of national and regional climate laws and climate committees in the light of EU climate and ...

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CERiM Co-Director Thomas Christiansen co-edits a special issue of the Asia Europe Journal

A publication of a special issue of the Asia Europe Journal, co-edited by CERiM Co-Director Thomas Christiansen and Richard Maher, has recently been published by Springer. The issue entitled, The Rise of China: Challenges and ...

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