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An Empirical Study of the Use of Hedging Strategies by Islamic Mutual Funds – online DBA defense

On 6 May 2021 Mr. Ibrahim Elbedawy successfully defended his DBA thesis titled: An Empirical Study of the Use of Hedging Strategies by Islamic Mutual Funds, in an online session. <br />

Global Supply Chain Management: critical for sustainable business success

“Global Supply Chain Management is essential for companies that want to be competitive in their markets. The module provided me with a great opportunity to learn about matching customer values, lowering costs and reducing risks through supply chain."

Judicial and Police Officers better equipped to address cases of SGBV

Per April 2021, 95% of the proposed activities are completed, among which the training of 90 judicial and police trainers, and the training of 500 police officers (in 20 cohorts with 25 officers each) on how to better deal with cases of SGBV.

Key ingredients for a successful organizational change

“Working in the field of development, we are facing new challenges every day and this requires me as a leader in my organization to understand how we can be agile to navigate these challenges." Maged Elsamny participant MSM Change Management program.

Kick-of Meeting of the Horticulture Innovation Platform at Kyambogo University

On the 16th of April 2021, the Triple Helix platform successfully launched in Kampala. With the goal to drive innovations through information exchange and joint project activities, more than 25 motivated delegates joined.

Facilitate the emergence of a regional community of practice to strengthen the resilience of communities in the Sahel

We’re proud to announce that Maastricht School of Management (MSM) together with consortium partners CINOP and ECDPM will start a new Tailor-Made-Training (TMT) where the focus is on capacitating the Bamako University of Legal and Political Sciences.

Corporate governance compliance and impact on the financial performance of companies – online DBA defense

On 20 April 2021 Mr.successfully defend Yehia El-Husseiny ed his DBA thesis titled: Corporate Governance Compliance and Impact on the Financial Performance of Publicly Listed Companies in Egypt.

MSM trains officials from the Royal Government of Bhutan

In the period of 7-14 April 2021, a team from Maastricht School of Management (MSM) led by Dr. Jeroen van Wijk delivered a training to 17 officials from the Ministries of Agriculture and Economic Affairs of the Royal Government of Bhutan.

High Level Talks – Innovation in Higher Education

On 15 April 2021, MSM organized the second edition of the High Level Talks, focusing on Innovation in Higher Education, and bringing together high level leaders from Higher Education institutes in Ethiopia, Ghana, Jordan, Kenya and Uganda.

Strategic Leadership – Setting the direction for successful and sustainable growth

“This course has exposed me to different leadership approaches, which will positively impact the vision and direction of growth and the potential success of my organization” - Joseph Chibuye (Zambia) participant of the Strategic Leadership program.