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 1300 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 | June 17, 2021

Was macht eigentlich ... Said Haider?

At the UpdateDeutschland hackathon, alumnus Said Haider competed to solve a problem for which he himself has had fine antennae since childhood: discrimination. His chatbot Meta is designed to help those affected and make the problem visible.  Read more...
News | June 5, 2021

Politik Akademie der Vielfalt

Die Politik Akademie der Vielfalt (PAdV) bringt Menschen mit eigener oder familiärer Migrations- bzw. Flucht­er­fahrung und Politik­landschaft näher zusammen. Sie unterstützt dabei, Interessen für politisches Engage­ment in der Gesel­lschaft zu ak­ti­vie­ren und demo­kratische Parti­zi­pa­tions­­rech­te ein­­zu­setzen.  Read more...
News | May 20, 2021

Call for Applications: Mercator Science Policy Fellowship | International Track

The Mercator Science-Policy Fellowship-Programm offers an international fellowship track for senior policy professionals from EU institutions and international organisations.  Read more...
News | April 27, 2021

Apply now for Mercatora 2021-22!

We have opened the call for application for the next round of our alumnae careerbuilding programme Mercatora.  Read more...
News | April 13, 2021

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS | Mercator Doctorate Scholarship at the a.r.t.e.s. Graduate School for the Humanities Cologne

Starting on October 1, 2021, the a.r.t.e.s. Graduate School for the Humanities Cologne will offer up to 6 doctoral scholarships for a practice- and profession-oriented doctorate in the Humanities - funded by Stiftung Mercator - awarded for an additional fourth funding year.  Read more...
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