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Two academic Chairs in Contemporary Islam at Ghent University and UCL

The Baillet Latour Fund finances two academic chairs 'Contemporary Islam' at Ghent University and UCL. Its objective is to understand the social dynamics associated with the presence of Islam and Muslims in Europe.

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Discrimination against older people depends on their career

Discrimination is an important explanation for the low employment rate of older people. Research by Ghent University shows that they can avoid discrimination if they can offset their age with more relevant experience.

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Ghent University coordinates EPOS

The consortium EPOS, which focuses on industrial innovation and efficiency, started on 1 October 2015. Greet Van Eetvelde from Ghent University coordinates the project.

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