MercatorGlobe – The Alumni Community Platform of Stiftung Mercator

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MercatorGlobe is the online platform of Stiftung Mercator’s alumni network. This is where we promote digital and cross-disciplinary exchange amongst more than 1200 registered Stiftung Mercator alumni: grantees, fellows, employees and close friends of the foundation from around the world.

Membership in MercatorGlobe helps you learn about the network’s diversity, meet exciting people working in the foundation’s thematic areas and exchange ideas with alumni in your region and like-minded people. We also provide you news, selected information from the foundation, and tell you about opportunities to participate in and help shape the alumni programme.

In the MercatorGlobe Members Area you can also:

  • update your profile data
  • get in touch with other network members
  • access information on our exclusive alumni events
  • subscribe to Stiftung Mercator’s Alumni Newsletter
  • exchange personal and professional information
  • share interesting incentives, announcements and idea
  • organise joint events and projects
  • and lots more!


News | Nov. 27, 2020

Spotlight on: John E. Morton

What role does the financial industry play in climate protection? A surprisingly large one, explains John E. Morton. The former Mercator Senior Fellow acted as climate and finance expert within the Obama administration and knows what opportunities "sustainable finance" can offer, for example in the form of sustainable investments.  Read more...
News | Nov. 8, 2020

Apply for the Alumni Language Learning Grant!

Learning foreign languages is deemed mind-opening and broadens the perspective on other cultures and traditions.  Read more...
News | Oct. 28, 2020

AUSSCHREIBUNG | Mercator Kolleg für internationale Aufgaben 2021/22

Auch in diesem Jahr vergibt das Mercator Kolleg für internationale Aufgaben wieder Stipendien an Hochschulabsolvent*innen und junge Berufstätige zur Vorbereitung auf verantwortungsvolle Tätigkeiten in der internationalen Zusammenarbeit.  Read more...
News | Oct. 9, 2020

New Podcast Series "EU to go"

Crisp assessments of what is happening in Brussels - this is what you can expect from the new podcast series "EU to go - The Podcast for European Politics" by the Jacques Delor Center at the Hertie School (in German).  Read more...
News | Sept. 30, 2020

Open Call for Proposals: European Artificial Intelligence Fund

Strengthening civil society to influence the public and policy discourse on AI in Europe  Read more...
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