Tourism on Antarctica: Beware, danger!

Written by Friday, 01 January 2010 00:00
Machiel Lamers: “Antarctica is so beautiful but so vulnerable.” Last year more than 40,000 tourists offered up a small fortune to experience the silence and desolation that is the South Pole. Tour operators expect this figure to double in the coming years. According to Machiel Lamers, this represents a serious…

Repudiated, by husband and Europe

Written by Tuesday, 25 August 2009 11:12
About Muslim marriage dissolution and European recognition A woman who has been repudiated by her husband in Egypt may have a very difficult time getting this type of marriage dissolution recognised in Belgium. That can be a problem if, for example, she wants to marry again or apply for a…

Second Maastricht globalisation index

Written by Friday, 23 May 2008 00:00
“Our index is unique” The world is gradually becoming one large village. Countries, regions and people increasingly deal with each other across borders. Naturally, these interactions have consequences for all of us. But what exactly are these consequences, and to what extent do countries take part in globalisation? Scientists are…

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