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  • Sonja Bekker awarded EU funding as Jean Monnet Chair 14 Aug 2017News Sonja Bekker awarded EU funding as Jean Monnet Chair
    Sonja Bekker (Tilburg Law School - ReflecT) has been named Jean Monnet Chair on European Social Policy and Employment Relations (ESPERO) by the European Commission to teach what current social challenges are, but also how the EU can integrate in these fields, assessing the different modes of law & governance in terms of effectiveness and legitimacy.

  • Indigenous peoples' rights and large scale development projects 07 Aug 2017News Indigenous peoples' rights and large scale development projects
    Indigenous communities today face persistent problems in relation to conflicts over lands, territories, and natural resources.

  • Mobility and international transport 27 Jul 2017News Mobility and international transport
    Jan Cremers participated in a panel on transport and international mobility in a broadcasting of BNR radio on 27 July 2017.

  • Studying in New Zealand? Apply now for 'the Dream NEW' scholarship. 24 Jul 2017News Studying in New Zealand? Apply now for 'the Dream NEW' scholarship.

  • Celebrating 8 ERC grants at Tilburg University 13 Jul 2017News Celebrating 8 ERC grants at Tilburg University
    To honour the 8 ERC (European Research Council) winners at Tilburg University the Rector Magnificus invited them and their vice-deans of Research for a celebratory lunch. The winners had the opportunity to express their views and experiences on winning the grant and the effort that this takes. The Rector was very interested to hear in what the University can do (more) to support applicants during the process of acquiring an individual grant such as the ERC.



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Innovative Law Research

Anne Meuwese: Alternative checks on government

Jesse Reynolds: Climate Engineering

Arie Trouwborst: Protection big predators

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