Brazil’s refugee policy needs a radical overhaul in response to Venezuela’s crisis | Global Development Professionals Network | The Guardian

Brazil has received 15,000 asylum claims this year, but its national asylum system hasn’t been updated since 1997 when it got 500 applications a year. Brazil is failing to respond to one of the most serious forced migration crises in decades. The economic and political maelstrom in neighboring Venezuela has forced thousands of people to … Lire la suite Brazil’s refugee policy needs a radical overhaul in response to Venezuela’s crisis | Global Development Professionals Network | The Guardian

IRIN | Italy’s migrant reception system is breaking

Italy’s migrant reception system is buckling under the pressure of record arrivals and ill-thought-out reforms that are leaving asylum seekers with no access to state healthcare and choking those trying to help with red tape, an IRIN investigation reveals. Irregular migration by sea from Libya to Italy has been overwhelming state institutions and personnel even … Lire la suite IRIN | Italy’s migrant reception system is breaking

APO – Cooperation with Angola is extremely advantageous to Hungary

African countries must be provided with assistance to ensure that their economic development enters a suitable trajectory, he declared, adding that Hungary wishes to place major emphasis on economic cooperation with African countries BUDAPEST, Hungary, June 22, 2017/APO/ — “It is extremely favourable to Hungary from an economic perspective that it has the opportunity to … Lire la suite APO – Cooperation with Angola is extremely advantageous to Hungary

GISTI – Le guide de l’entrée et du séjour des étrangers en France : 10ème édition

À JOUR des deux dernières réformes législatives importantes – la loi du 29 juillet 2015 sur l’asile et la loi du 7 mars 2016 sur le droit des étrangers, cet ouvrage vise à offrir une information claire et accessible sur l’état de la réglementation en vigueur, particulièrement touffue et omplexe. CE GUIDE fait le point … Lire la suite GISTI – Le guide de l’entrée et du séjour des étrangers en France : 10ème édition

Migration: EU money in exchange for border controls in Africa

Niamey (Niger) – European funds in exchange for greater border controls. Easier repatriations. Quicker expulsions. In a word: border externalisation. Read the field story written by Sara Prestianni for #DivertedAid, an investigative project on the management and the impact of the EU Emergency Trust Fund for Africa. European funds in exchange for greater border controls. Easier … Lire la suite Migration: EU money in exchange for border controls in Africa

PICUM — VACANCY: Office Manager

PICUM is seeking a qualified Office Manager for its office in Brussels, Belgium. This is a key post in the organisation, responsible for the smooth day-to-day running of the office, and providing professional, efficient administration to support our nine-person team, Executive Committee and broader membership. Source : PICUM — VACANCY: Office Manager

Conférence AFD_Migration et Développement : retour sur une décennie de recherche – 27 juin 2017, 14:00

La quantification et la qualification des dynamiques de mobilité humaine, l’étude de ses impacts et de ses déterminants, notamment les politiques publiques associées, constituent des éléments centraux du développement mondial. Depuis dix ans, l’Agence française de développement,  associée à la Banque Mondiale et à une multitude de partenaires académiques de premiers plans, organisent chaque année … Lire la suite Conférence AFD_Migration et Développement : retour sur une décennie de recherche – 27 juin 2017, 14:00

Migration: People and Cultures Across Borders

Large scale human migration dominates many regions of the world today, and migration has often emerged as a divisive political issue. But human migration is not a new or unknown phenomenon. It exists within a broad historical context, and is driven by diverse international as well as national social, economic, technological and political factors. The … Lire la suite Migration: People and Cultures Across Borders

Emigrant Policies in Latin America and the Caribbean | GIGA

Nation-states are no longer contained by their borders. In times of mass migration and ever more dense transnational networks, states of all sizes and all migration profiles reach out to their emigrated citizens in wholly new ways. The variety of policies that target emigrants (“emigrant policies”) is so vast that it seems to have become … Lire la suite Emigrant Policies in Latin America and the Caribbean | GIGA

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf to launch High Level Panel on Migration

Chaired by President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, the panel comprises representatives from Liberia, Canada, China, Malta, and Norway, as well as the International Labor Organization (ILO) ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, May 30, 2017/APO/ — On the margins of the forthcoming ECOWAS Heads of States Summit, a High-level Panel on International Migration in Africa will be launched on … Lire la suite President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf to launch High Level Panel on Migration

IDMC – Global Report on Internal Displacement 2017

The Global Report on Internal Displacement 2017 was launched on 22 May at 00:01 EDT You can find information about internally displaced people (IDPs) from one of these pages: IDMC’s Global IDP figures IDMC’s library of research publications IDMC’s 2016 Global Report on Internal Displacement   Otherwise, please visit our homepage Source : IDMC » Global Report on Internal Displacement … Lire la suite IDMC – Global Report on Internal Displacement 2017

Vacancy: Migration Policy Analyst – ICMPD – International Centre for Migration Policy Development, Vienna

Apply for the Migration Policy Analyst Job, ICMPD – International Centre for Migration Policy Development, Vienna, Austria. European Affairs Jobs in Brussels, EU Institutions and International Organisations from EuroBrussels.com Source : Migration Policy Analyst – ICMPD – International Centre for Migration Policy Development, Vienna

L’UE propose un partenariat renforcé avec l’Afrique en matière de paix et de sécurité ainsi que de création d’emplois pour les jeunes

La Commission européenne et la haute représentante/vice-présidente ont présenté aujourd’hui les priorités politiques et les propositions concrètes de l’UE en vue de renforcer le partenariat stratégique avec l’Afrique La Commission européenne et la haute représentante/vice-présidente de la Commission européenne présentent aujourd’hui un cadre d’action commun redynamisé visant à renforcer le partenariat stratégique entre l’Europe et … Lire la suite L’UE propose un partenariat renforcé avec l’Afrique en matière de paix et de sécurité ainsi que de création d’emplois pour les jeunes