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  • ACCEPT PLURALISM- Tolerance, pluralism and social cohesion: responding to the challenges of the 21st century in Europe

    This European FP7 funded project investigates the meanings of tolerance in a variety of contexts with a special focus on ‘what needs to be done’ actually in Europe in order to proceed to more coherent societies, while respecting ethnic, religious ...

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  • Adrift or adroit? On the sources of electoral volatility in the Netherlands, 2006-2010

    This NWO funded research project aims to fill the theoretical and empirical gaps in our knowledge on electoral volatility, employing an extensive panel data set, namely the 1Vandaag Opinion Panel since November 2006, that allows us to open the ...

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  • Assessment of gender specific aspects in HIV/AIDS prevention activities for ethnic minorities in The Netherlands

    This AIDSFonds funded research conducts a systematic gender assessment of HIV/AIDS prevention activities for ethnic minorities.

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  • Between the street and the state: crime and citizenship in Kingston, Jamaica

    This NWO funded Veni research studies through what social, economic and political arrangements criminal organisations take on a state-like role and become viable governance structures, especially in marginalized urban areas and amongst excluded ...

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  • Building the city from home: lived-in dwelling environments as a tool for decolonizing urban studies

    This NWO funded investigation compares the conception, implementation and appropriation of planned, modern neighbourhoods in the two metropolitan areas of Lima (Peru) and Accra(Ghana).

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  • Burgers maken hun buurt: democratische innovatie met behulp van een ‘design experiment'

    Funded by NICIS, ASSR, University of Twente, Ministery of Interior and Kingdom relations, and the cities Enschede, Leiden and Hengelo, this project aimed to contribute to innovative and kwalitative improvement of citizen innitiatives. The main ...

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  • CERCA: Community-embedded reproductive health care for adolescents

    The FP7 funded CERCA project aims to contribute to global knowledge about how health systems can be more responsive to the sexual and reproductive health needs of adolescents and, by extension, to other health needs of Latin American populations.

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  • CIT-PART: Impact of Citizen Participation on Decision Making in a Knowledge Intensive Policy Field

    Funded by the EU (FP7), Anne Loeber will undertake a theoretical approach to conduct a comparative study on the impact of PTA and TA on policy-making in 8 european countries, the European commission, the OECD and the Holy Sea.

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  • CLIP (Cities for Local Integration Policies)

    This European Foundation funded project compares local integration policies at the European level.

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  • COHEMI: Coordinating resources to assess and improve health status of migrants from Latin America

    The EP7 funded COHEMI project aims to provide a clear understanding of the full migration cycle in relation with the health systems in Europe and Latin America and to provide in-depth insight into priority health-related aspects of LA migration.

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  • CURE-Cultural industries and urban resilience; an explorative Multi-level analysis for the contribution of cultural industries to urban resilience

    This URBAN-NET funded pilot project focuses on the exploration of the capacity of European urban systems to absorb changes, reorganize and re-develop through their urban cultural industries.

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  • Chance2Sustain

    Chance2Sustain is an EC-funded research project (FP7). It examines how governments and citizens in cities with differing patterns of urban economic growth make use of participatory (or integrated) spatial knowledge management to direct urban ...

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  • Changing institutions: An experimental study of micro-level mechanisms

    Funded by an Aspasia Grant, Klarita Gërxhani will investigate how individuals, wishing to change institutions in the organization to which they belong, set about doing so. And what determines their likelihood of success.

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  • Children of Immigrants Longitudinal Survey in Four European Countries (CILS4EU)

    The project focuses on the intergenerational integration of the children of immigrants in four selected European countries: Germany, the Netherlands, Sweden, and the United Kingdom. Funded within the NORFACE programme, it is the first ...

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  • Citizenship, National Canons, and the Issue of Cultural Diversity. The Netherlands in International Perspective.

    Funded by NWO Reasearch Programme Cultural Dynamics, Forum, Oxfam and the AISSR, this project offers an empirical analysis of the 'culturalization' of citizenship in the Netherlands at three levels.

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  • Coming of age in Burundi: youth's social navigation in fragile contexts

    This NWO funded research project aims to contribute to insight in local youth's experiences and to informing policy and intervention on sustainable peace-building.

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  • Constructions of justice and legitimacy: defence and prosecution discourses before international criminal courts

    This NWO funded research, considers how notions of justice and legitimacy are constructed in the course of trial proceedings, examining the discourses of both prosecutors and high profile accused persons.

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  • Continuously Campaigning for Volatile Voters? How policy positions and leadership images affect citizens’ vote intentions before and during election campaigns, the Netherlands 2006-2012

    This NWO funded project aims to how policy positions and leadership images affect citizens’ vote intentions before and during election campaigns.

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  • Cyberpoli’s, een interactieve ontmoetingsplaats voor kinderen met een chronische aandoening en hun medische behandelaars

    In dit ZonMw onderzoek wordt het functioneren van de cyberpoli voor kinderen met diabetes geëvalueerd door kinderen, ouders en behandelaars.

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  • DPRN: Development Policy Review Network

    The Development Policy Review Network is a network of development experts and policymakers in the Netherlands and Belgium who aim to reduce the gap between science, policy, development practice and the corporate sector.

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