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Wolfgang Lutz: 20 Years at VID – 12 Years of WIC | Festive Event | 30 November 2022 at 6:30

29 NOV 2022

On Wednesday a festive event will take place on the occasion of the upcoming farewell of Wolfgang Lutz as Director of the VID.
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The impact of demographic change in 21st century Europe | 24 November 2022 at 12:30 PM

22 NOV 2022

Alexia Fürnkranz-Prskawetz is invited by BACES to present insights on the implications of current and future demography challenges.
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Wolfgang Lutz speaks at the Beijing Forum 2022 | 18-19 Nov 2022

14 NOV 2022

Wolfgang Lutz will give a presentation on “Why is low fertility considered to be a problem?”, sharing his insights about population patterns and fertility.
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Reaching 8 billion humans on the planet | 15 November at 1 PM

14 NOV 2022

Tomás Sobotka is invited by Population Europe to discuss questions from the major demographic changes in the last decades to future population dynamics.
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Children are drivers of integration

11 NOV 2022

A new study by WIC researchers shows that refugee mothers are more likely to establish regular contact with locals than childless women who had to flee.
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Wolfgang Lutz receives prestigious honorary doctorate

11 NOV 2022

On 10 November 2022 Wolfgang Lutz received an Honorary Doctorate of Arts in Demography from Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand.
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Population Heterogeneity in Nepal’s Demography - 11 Oct 2022 9 AM (CET) - Online

10 OCT 2022

Samir K.C. will participate in the APA Lecture Series on National Population, co-hosted by the Asian Demographic Research Institute.
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WIC Colloquium with Annette Baudisch - Tuesday, October 18th, 2022 10:00-11:00 (CEST)

6 OCT 2022

Future Directions for (Cross-disciplinary) Collaborations in Demography
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Expert Meeting - Shrinking smartly and sustainably - 11 October at 4:30 PM

4 OCT 2022

Anne Goujon is invited by OECD & Population Europe to discuss policies on adapting to shrinking populations in regions experiencing strong population losses.
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Wolfgang Lutz to present IIASA science diplomacy efforts at FMSTAN meeting in Geneva

3 OCT 2022

Wolfgang Lutz has been invited to speak at the Foreign Ministries Science and Technology Advice Network (FMSTAN).
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