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Post date: Jul 31, 2014
They come from El Salvador, Honduras, Guatemala and México. They cross the US-Mexico Border alone. Most of them are minors. The American child migrant crisis has been putting the spotlight on US immigration policy over the past months, as the numbers of unaccompanied children crossing the border...
Post date: Jan 29, 2014
Ce ‘blog’ invite notre Communauté de Pratique à réfléchir sur la coopération décentralisée et le rôle des autorités locales dans le partenariat entre l’Europe et les pays d’Afrique, des Caraïbes et du Pacifique (ACP). De nos jours, les gouvernements locaux et régionaux d’Europe sont reconnus de...
Post date: Jan 08, 2014
General scope of the 'International Migrants Day'   18 December celebrates the International Migrants Day. For the International Community it represents an opportunity to raise awareness about the state of migrants’ human rights and fundamental freedoms and to make known the positive contributions...
Post date: Jan 08, 2014
General scope of the 'International Migrants Day' 18 December celebrates the International Migrants Day. For the International Community it represents an opportunity to raise awareness about the state of migrants’ human rights and fundamental freedoms and to make known the positive contributions of...
Post date: Oct 03, 2013
  “Each of us holds a piece of the migration puzzle, but none has the whole picture. It’s time to start putting it together”. (opening speech, Kofi Annan, HLD 2006). The 2013 High-level Dialogue on International Migration and Development has started today in the UN Headquarters.   Why talk about...
Post date: Jun 21, 2013
Aujourd'hui, nous nous joignons au UNHCR, l'agence des Nations Unies pour les refugiés, en observant la Journée Internationale des Réfugiés. Alors que cette célébration officielle met l’accent sur les efforts internationaux mis en œuvre pour améliorer les conditions de vie des personnes déplacées,...
Post date: Jun 20, 2013
Today, we are joining UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency in marking the International Refugee Day. As this official celebration is highlighting the international efforts made to improve the livelihoods of displaced persons escaping conflicts, the crisis in Syria and the latest reports from UNHCR point to...
Post date: Mar 08, 2013
  Today, as we celebrate International Women’s Day, and as we will listen to the song UN WOMEN has dedicated to women worldwide and to everyone who wants join the drive for women's rights and gender equality, I would like us to pay special tribute to the many courageous female migrants who have...
Post date: Feb 27, 2013
Over-qualified immigrants in Europe, as well as in many other destination countries around the world, is a phenomenon that needs to be addressed by policy-makers. Evidence suggests that a high number of immigrants bring with them specialized know-how and technical expertise into the host societies...

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