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New date: IMISCOE-Conference in Luxembourg 2021
Publié le vendredi 08 mai 2020
After the postponement of this year’s IMISCOE-Conference due to the COVID-19-Crisis, we are happy to inform you that the IMISCOE Conference in Luxembourg has been postponed to next year.

Virtual IMISCOE-Conference this July
Publié le mercredi 13 mai 2020
We are happy to inform you that IMISCOE, in cooperation with the Open University and the UL, will host its first online conference
This conference w...
New publication: Les Cahiers de la Grande Région
Publié le lundi 25 mai 2020
We are happy to announce the edition of the new publication:
Virtual roundtable
Publié le lundi 25 mai 2020
Virtual roundtable – Border realities in the Greater Region in times of the pandemic
Neuerscheinung: Postwachstumsgeographien
Publié le mardi 16 juin 2020
Bastian Lange, Martina Hülz, Benedikt Schmid & Christian Schulz (Hg.): Postwachstumsgeographie. Raumbezüge diverser und alternativer Ökonomien.
CANCELLED: IMISCOE 17th Annual Conference
Publié le mardi 08 octobre 2019

Due to the COVID19 crisis, the conference needs to be canceled for these dates and will be postponed to a later date.
Mo...

New issue of “UniGR-CBS Borders in Perspective”
Publié le mardi 30 juin 2020

Bordering in Pandemic Times. Insights into the COVID-19 Lockdown

From mid-March 2020 border controls were reintroduced, borders closed, curfews imposed and freedom of movement and...

First online IMISCOE Conference held successfully
Publié le mercredi 15 juillet 2020
On July 1st and 2nd the first online IMISCOE*-Conference h...
Formation continue en Aménagement du territoire
Publié le vendredi 11 septembre 2020
Kick-off of the ‘Formation continue en Aménagement du territoire’ and graduation ceremony

On Tuesday 8th September we welcomed 17 new students to the 2020/21 edition of the Formation...

New video: Graduation ceremony Master in Border Studies
Publié le mardi 15 septembre 2020
Video featuring the Graduation ceremony of the ‘Master in Border Studies’

A new video...

Financement supplémentaire pour le UniGR-Center for Border Studies
Publié le mercredi 16 septembre 2020
Le réseau UniGR-Center for Border Studies (UniGR-CBS) a obtenu un financement supplémentaire d'environ 570 000 euros pour le projet « Centre européen de ressources et de compétences en études...
Webinar “Impact of COVID-19 on international students in EU and OECD Member States”
Date de l'événement : jeudi 17 septembre 2020
Heure :  10:30 12:00
Conférencier : European Migration Network (EMN) – Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Call for paper: IMISCOE Conference 2021 in Luxembourg
Publié le jeudi 01 octobre 2020
Originally, the IMISCOE Conference should have taken place in Luxembourg in July 2020. However, due to the COVID-19-Pandemic, the conference had to be rescheduled to July 7-9, 2021. We wa...
Celebrating World Architecture Day for a better urban future
Publié le lundi 05 octobre 2020
Monday, 5 October 2020 marks the World Architecture Day to remind the world of its collective responsibility for the future of the human habitat. This year’s theme is “Toward a better urban future”.
L’Université sélectionnée pour imaginer Luxembourg en 2050
Publié le lundi 26 octobre 2020
Un consortium de chercheurs et concepteurs mené par le département « Géographie et aménagement du territoire » de l'Université du Luxembourg fait partie des dix équipes retenues par le Mi...
Appel à candidature – UniGR-CBS Chaire en Border Studies 2021
Publié le vendredi 06 novembre 2020
L’UniGR-Center for Border Studies lance son appel à candidatures pour l’édition 2021 de l’UniGR-CBS Chaire en Border Studies.
Table ronde / Diskussionsrunde
Publié le vendredi 06 novembre 2020
Avec tous les partenaires des Cahiers de la Grande Région, nous avons le plaisir de vous inviter à la conférence-débat...
ESPON Contact Point Luxembourg: Annual Event
Publié le vendredi 06 novembre 2020
Please join us for the annual conference of the ESPON Contact Point Luxembourg on the topic "Die Resilienz von Gemeinden und Regionen stärken:Lösungsansätze in der Raumentwicklung und der Krei...
New UniGR-CBS Publication
Publié le vendredi 11 décembre 2020
In recent decades, Border Studies have gained importance and have seen a noticeable increase in development. This manifests itself in an increased institutionalization, a differentiation of the are...
Just released : Les Cahiers de la Grande Région 3
Publié le vendredi 11 décembre 2020
Education in the Greater Region: realities and challenges

In line with 2nd edition, which discusses the challenges of the labour market, the subject of this 3rd

Une chaire universitaire en régénération urbaine pour Esch-sur-Alzette
Publié le lundi 25 janvier 2021
Le Prof. Markus Miessen, architecte et chercheur en urbanisme, a été nommé titulaire de la nouvelle « Chair in urban regeneration » entre l'Université du Luxembourg et la ville d'Esch-sur...
Presentation of the Master in Border Studies
Publié le jeudi 04 février 2021
You are warmly welcome to join us for two events which will include a presentation of the Master in Border Studies.
CfP: Cross-border work in Europe: regional practices and realities
Publié le vendredi 05 février 2021
Cross-border work in Europe: regional practices and realities

International conference in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
May 5 and 6, 2022

New publication: Self and Society in the Corona Crisis
Publié le lundi 08 février 2021
The joint publication “Self and Society in the Corona Crisis” has been published. It has been coordinated by the Faculty of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences and gathers contributions from...
Rétrospective : La fermeture des frontières liée à la Covid-19
Publié le dimanche 14 mars 2021
Il y a un an, la pandémie de Covid-19 a entraîné la fermeture massive et subite des frontières. La Grande Région, avec ses multiples interconnexions, a été particulièrement touchée : les étudiants,...
Conference: “Camps across the world: global and local perspectives”
Publié le jeudi 15 avril 2021
REFUGOV project final conference entitled “Camps across the world: global and local perspectives” will take place 26-28 April online.
New: Les langues dans les offres d’emploi au Luxembourg (1984-2019)
Publié le lundi 26 avril 2021
Nouvelle publication: Isabelle Pigeron-Piroth et Fernand Fehlen (2021): Les langues dans les offres d’emploi au Luxembourg (1984-2019). Une Analyse Quantitative et Qualitative. Université du...
IMISCOE 2021 online conference
Publié le mercredi 30 juin 2021

The University of Luxembourg is hosting the IMISCOE 2021 online conference which will take place from July 7-9, 2021

New publication: Postwachstum und Raumentwicklung
Publié le vendredi 20 août 2021
The position paper "Postwachstum und Raumentwicklung - Denkanstöße für Wissenschaft und Praxis" has been published.

This position paper, drawn up by members of the ARL’s Working G...

New publication: Land and the housing affordability crisis
Publié le vendredi 20 août 2021
New publication on housing aspects in Luxembourg. The collaborative paper provides an institutional perspective on strategies and practices of land owners and developers:

Antoine Paccoud, <...

PhD Defense: Kontext und Praktiken der Circular Economy in Luxemburg
Publié le lundi 30 août 2021
PhD defense from Paula Hild:

When: 31.08.2021, 10.00 AM-11.00 AM
Title: Kontext und Praktiken der Circular Economy in Luxemburg

PhD supervisor: Christian Schulz<...

New: Waiting as probation: selecting self-disciplining asylum seekers
Publié le mardi 31 août 2021
The article 'Waiting as probation: selecting self-disciplining asylum seekers' by Lorenzo Vianelli, Nick Gill and Nicole Hoellerer has been published in the Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies....
Winner of the 2020 Breheny Prize
Publié le vendredi 10 septembre 2021
Congratulations to Prof Geoffrey Caruso and Ass-Prof Dr Rémy Lemoy who have been awarded the Mi...
Chercheur.euse.s invité.e.s de Pologne et de la Finlande
Publié le mardi 14 septembre 2021
L’UniGR-Center for Border Studies basé au sein du département Géographie et aménagement du territoire accueillera au mois de septembre et octobre deux chercheurs internationaux invités. Pendant leu...
New publication: EU Cohesion Policy and Spatial Governance
Publié le mardi 14 septembre 2021
The publication "EU Cohesion Policy and Spatial Governance" has been published.

Discussing the ongoing and future challenges of EU Cohesion Policy, this book critically add...

EMN National Conference 2021
Publié le jeudi 16 septembre 2021

EMN Luxembourg National Conference 2021: "Detecting and protecting vulnerable migrants"

 Thursday, 30

Welcome Jussi Laine
Publié le vendredi 17 septembre 2021
Jussi joined the Department of Geography and Spatial Planning in August 2021 as an international Border Studies scholar as part of the UniGR-CBS Guest Professorship for a two-month stay. He is Asso...
Kick-off: Formation continue en Aménagement du territoire
Publié le lundi 20 septembre 2021
On Tuesday, 7th September we welcomed 20 new students to the 2021/2022 edition of the Formation continue en Aménagement du territoire (FACT).

The afternoon was closed with an official openi...

New: Cross-border vocational training
Publié le lundi 20 septembre 2021
The article "Cross-border vocational training as processes of cross-border learning" by Ines Funk, Birte Nienaber
Elżbieta Opiłowska’s research stay at DGEO
Publié le vendredi 01 octobre 2021
Elzbieta spent the month of July and September as international Border Studies scholar at the Department of Geography and Spatial Planning as part of the UniGR-CBS Guest Professorship. She is Assoc...
L’Université lance un site Internet pour ses projets Esch2022
Publié le lundi 04 octobre 2021
En février 2022 Esch-sur-Alzette, la ville domicile de l’Université, va inaugurer la Capitale européenne de la Culture 2022 sous le thème REMIX. L’Université participera à Esch2022 à travers huit p...
Winner of the Best Paper Award 2020 for the RSA eZine Regions
Publié le mercredi 13 octobre 2021
Very pleased to announce that Dr Constance Carr and Prof Markus Hesse have been awarded the Best Paper Award 2020 for the RSA eZine Regions for their paper ‘Sidewalk Labs closed down – whither Goog...
New publication: Etrangers Familiers
Publié le mardi 19 octobre 2021
The publication 'Étrangers familiers. Les travailleurs frontaliers en Suisse : Conceptualisation, Emploi, Quotidien et Pratiques' is out now.
VGDH award for the best dissertation in human geography
Publié le jeudi 21 octobre 2021
Ben Schmid receives biannual VGDH award for the best dissertation in human geography.
New publication: Post-Growth Geographies
Publié le mercredi 10 novembre 2021
The publication 'Post-Growth Geographies. Spatial Relations of Diverse and Alternative Economies' is out now.
New: Warehousing asylum seekers: The logistification of reception
Publié le lundi 15 novembre 2021
The article Warehousing asylum seekers: The logistification of reception by Lorenzo Vianelli has been published in the Journal of Environment and Planning D: Society and Space.
RISC-RISE Conference
Publié le mardi 23 novembre 2021
The 'RISC-RISE conference on Social Partnerships and Regional Integration' will take place in Esch-sur-Alzette (Belval Campus), Luxembourg on 29-30 November 2021.
Kapuscinski Lecture
Publié le mardi 23 novembre 2021
Kapuscinski Lecture: Scaling the summit for woman's rights
Appointment to the Advisory Board for Spatial Development
Publié le lundi 24 janvier 2022
Birte Nienaber has been appointed by the Federal Minister as member of the Advisory Board for Spatial Development of the Federal Ministry for Housing, Urban Development and Building for the new leg...
Opening of LUCA with exhibition on Common Ground
Publié le vendredi 25 février 2022
The question of land is one of the most important keys to address climate protection and social change.
Red Luxembourg: Exhibition and publication
Publié le mardi 29 mars 2022
From 24th March until 20th May 2022 you can visit the exhibition RED LUXEMBOURG at Kulturfabrik (Wed-Sat, 3pm-8pm) as part of the Esch2022 - Eur...
Cross-Border Work in Europe: Regional Practices and Realities
Publié le mercredi 06 avril 2022
Two million cross-border commuters work in Europe, most of them in Switzerland and Luxembourg. Despite the growing importance of the phenomenon, no European research on cross-border workers has bee...
Keynote : Financialising City Statecraft and Infrastructure
Publié le mercredi 13 avril 2022
We are delighted to invite you to the public keynote lecture by Professor Andy Pike (Newcastle University, Centre for Urban and Regional Development Studies) on 'Financialising City Statecraft and...
INURA Conference 2022
Publié le mardi 26 avril 2022
The Urban Group at the Department of Geography and Spatial Planning (DGEO) at the University of Luxembourg is hosting the 'Small State Big Transitions - the 30th Conference of the International Net...
Etude: Citoyen·nes de l’UE: Travailler et vivre au Luxembourg
Publié le lundi 02 mai 2022
Le CET (Centre pour L'égalité de Traitement) et le Département Géographie et d'Aménagement du Territoire (DGEO) de l'Université du Luxembourg ont lancé une étude dans le cadre d’un projet de recher...
The UniGR-Center for Border Studies: Border Researches from Ukraine
Publié le mardi 10 mai 2022
May 9 is Europe Day, which is even celebrated as a holiday in Luxembourg! On this emblematic date in 1950, French Foreign Minister Robert Schumann presented his ideas for a new political and econom...