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Social Sciences - 13.06.2019

Social Sciences - Economics / Business - 13.05.2019
Francqui Prize 2019 goes to KU Leuven research into the impact of family decisions on individual well-being
This year's Francqui Prize, often dubbed 'the Belgian Nobel Prize', has been awarded to three KU Leuven economists: Laurens Cherchye, Bram De Rock, and Frederic Vermeulen.

Law - Social Sciences - 05.12.2018
70 years Universal Declaration of Human Rights
10 December marks the 70th anniversary of the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) as a United Nations General Assembly Resolution.

Social Sciences - 04.12.2018

Law - Social Sciences - 18.11.2018
Press release Vrije Universiteit Brussel: Forced sterilisation was legal in many democratic countries until long after World War II
A VUB study reveals the dark side of the eugenic doctrine. A study from the Vrije Universiteit Brussel and the Uiversity of Bournemouth reveal that forced sterilisation didn't stop after WWII.

Social Sciences - 28.09.2018
Ghent University starts search for 21 top professors
( 28-09-2018 ) During the next few years, the faculties at Ghent University will closely collaborate with each other in the realisation of ten interdisciplinary projects of major social impact. Ghent University is creating 21 new professorships which they will begin to fill as of this autumn. The announcement in 2017 that Ghent University intended to invest in a project of interdisciplinary research generated a great deal of interest within the institution.

Social Sciences - 10.09.2018

Law - Social Sciences - 10.08.2018

Law - Social Sciences - 03.08.2018

Social Sciences - Law - 05.07.2018

Law - Social Sciences - 06.06.2018

Social Sciences - Environment - 01.06.2018

Social Sciences - Administration - 15.05.2018

Economics / Business - Social Sciences - 09.03.2018

Social Sciences - 22.02.2018
New technology automatically exposes German hate speech
Introduction: University of Antwerp and University of Hildesheim create social media hate speech monitor.

Health - Social Sciences - 07.02.2018
Longer Christmas holidays would reduce number of flu cases
Introduction: Researchers at UAntwerp/UHasselt call for 'social distancing' to contain flu epidemic.

Law - Social Sciences - 06.02.2018

Social Sciences - Innovation - 05.02.2018
Call on the EU: more opportunities to strengthen research social sciences & humanities
A group of universities from leading countries in Social Science & Humanities research and innovation, calls on the EU to create better opportunities for SSH research in the 9th EU Framework Programme for Research & Innovation (FP9).

Law - Social Sciences - 27.01.2018
Human Rights’ Policy at Ghent University
For this reason the board recently approved a human rights charter, which includes a checklist (impact assessment) for prospective supervisors to assess whether their project or cooperation idea shou

Law - Social Sciences - 10.12.2017

Law - Social Sciences - 03.12.2017

Social Sciences - Economics / Business - 21.11.2017