MercatorGlobe – The Alumni Community Platform of Stiftung Mercator

Welcome! It’s nice to have you here!

MercatorGlobe is the online platform of Stiftung Mercator’s alumni network. This is where we promote digital and cross-disciplinary exchange amongst more than 1.400 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 and event updates 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 and benefits

  • 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 | Sept. 6, 2021

Rückblick: Mercator Alumni Meetup Ruhr

Together with several alumni from the Ruhr region, we ventured out to the Ruhr Museum at Zeche Zollverein for a special visit of its exhibition program.  Read more...
News | Aug. 16, 2021

Spotlight on: Silan Tüysüz

Silan Tüysüz supports other students finding orientation in the professional field of medicine. She herself had to do without role models and mentorship for a long time.  Read more...
News | July 21, 2021

Call for Applications | Think Tank School 2021

The Call for Applications for the new Think Tank School 2021 is open!  Read more...
News | July 20, 2021

Spotlight on: Hoang Tran Hieu Hanh

Climate change hits disadvantaged people particularly hard: their habitat is threatened and becomes uninhabitable. Many have to flee, but some lack the means to do so; they are trapped, so to speak.  Read more...
News | June 28, 2021

Call for Applications | European Summer School 2021

Understanding Europa is looking for motivated young people who would like to become part of their team as Peer Educators & participate in their 2021 European Summer School, taking place September 23–26 in Duisburg, Germany.  Read more...
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