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News 18 Jul 2024

Catalysing the Digital Future: Here’s What Happened at Our ITU Summer School

Highlights from the five-day training programme on digital transformation

News 18 Jul 2024

MPP Closing Ceremony 2024: Celebrating the End of an Academic Journey

On Tuesday, 25 June, we celebrated the achievements of our 2023-24 MPP cohort at the annual Closing Ceremony.

News 18 Jul 2024

A Year in Maastricht: Parting Words From Our 2023-24 MPP Student Ambassadors

Our 2023-24 MPP Student Ambassadors, Kendra Larach, Lucas Boh, and Carmen Duran, reflect on their experiences as MPP students.

News 02 Jul 2024

Podcast: UNDP Director Pedro Conceição Shares Key Findings of New Human Development Report

Dr. Pedro Conceição, Director of the Human Development Report Office at UNDP, discusses current challenges and opportunities in human development.

News 01 Jul 2024

Entering the Climate Long Game: Words from European Commissioner Wopke Hoekstra

European Commissioner for Climate Action, Wopke Hoekstra, spoke at Maastricht University, discussing the EU's climate goals and policies.

News 28 Jun 2024

Thoughts from One of Our Graduating Dual Career PhD Fellows and His Supervisors

On 3 July 2024, Philipp König (UNU-MERIT PhD) defends his thesis on accountability in international development finance.

News 25 Jun 2024

Protecting the Amazon: UN Cinema Screening of ‘We Are Guardians’ Documentary

On World Environment Day (5 June), UNU-MERIT hosted a special UN Cinema event with UNRIC, Maastricht municipality, and Lumière Cinema.

News 10 Jun 2024

UNU-MERIT’s CDO programmes contribute to SBE’s Financial Times executive education ranking

A successful collaboration between UNU-MERIT and the Maastricht University School of Business and Economics (SBE).

Announcement 04 Jun 2024

Applications Open: Moving the Migration Policy Agenda Forward Programme

Scholarship applications are being accepted until 29 June for the 2024 MMPAF programme.

Press Release 29 May 2024

UNU-MERIT and WIPO Forge New Partnership to Enhance Global Research and Education

Through a new MoU, UNU-MERIT and the World Intellectual Property Organization will cooperate on research, education and integrated capacity building.