An excellent way to network and enhance knowledge in M&D is to attend M&D events. In this section, the JMDI gathers all M&D related events happening globally to keep the M4D Community up to date on events, including JMDI own events.

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March 2017

Thursday, March 16, 2017 to Saturday, March 18, 2017

The 19th National Metropolis Conference “Looking Forward: Migration and Mobility in 2017 and Beyond” is taking place at Le Centre Sheraton Montreal Hotel, Canada, from March 16–18, 2017. 

Monday, March 6, 2017

The Wilson Center's Urban and Sustainability Laboratory will be holding an event entitled "New Urban Perspectives: Climate Change, Refugees, and Planning" on March 6, 2017 in Washington, D.C. In light of the adopted New Urban Agenda and in order to strengthen the ties between policymaking and academic thought, this event will provide a place to discuss the latest research on inclusive and innovative urban planning to accommodate refugees, along with other related topics.
 

Read more or register to attend here: http://bit.ly/2lPnMhn

Thursday, March 2, 2017 to Friday, March 3, 2017

The European Migration Forum’s 3rd meeting is set to take place on the 2nd and 3rd of March 2017 at the European Economic And Social Committee in Brussels, Belgium. This meeting will discuss migrants' access to the EU as well as access to their rights and to services after entering the EU.

To learn more about this event, click here.

February 2017

Thursday, February 16, 2017 to Friday, February 17, 2017

The United Nations Headquarters in New York will be hosting the upcoming 15th Coordination Meeting on International Migration on the 16th & 17th of February 2017. This event is organized by the UN’s Population Division of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs. The meeting is set to provide further support for governments and stakeholders revolving around international migration and development issues in response to the GA’s 56/203 resolution.

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 to Thursday, February 1, 2018

The Public Policy Exchange is hosting a conference entitled "European Asylum System: Moving Towards a Unified, Fair and Effective Framework"  in Brussels on February 1, 2018. The conference will discuss the related EU policy advancement such as the recently approved proposals for a new Dublin regulation; Analyse the impact of the EU-Turkey deal; Share best practice of successful projects on refugee integration; and more. Access the flyer here.

 

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 to Thursday, February 1, 2018

The Public Policy Exchange is hosting a conference entitled "European Asylum System: Moving Towards a Unified, Fair and Effective Framework"  in Brussels on February 1, 2018. The conference will discuss the related EU policy advancement such as the recently approved proposals for a new Dublin regulation; Analyse the impact of the EU-Turkey deal; Share best practice of successful projects on refugee integration; and more. Access the flyer here.

 

January 2017

Thursday, January 26, 2017

On February 26th, the JMDI will be attending this one-day symposium in Brussels, which is organised by the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations’ (UNAOC) and the European Union in the framework of the 

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

The JMDI has been invited to support the brainstorming session on the local dimension of communications on migration in the EUROMED Migration IV event “Towards a balanced narrative on migration in the Mediterranean." This event is scheduled to take place at the Press Club Brussels Europe this Wednesday, January 25, 2017.

Wednesday, January 11, 2017 to Monday, May 1, 2017

Georgetown University is offering a certificate programme course on "Refugees and Displaced Persons" for the upcoming Spring term.

As described in the course description, it "focuses on international and domestic law, legal cases and policies designed to protect and assist people who have been forced to flee... The course explores such issues as the nexus between forced and voluntary migration, the transition from relief to development, and the intersection between refugee protection and security issues."

Thursday, January 5, 2017 to Thursday, March 30, 2017

The European Commission (EC), DG of Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion, is looking for an innovate transnational project to fund that focuses on fast tracking integration into the labour market for third country nationals, targeting exclusively asylum seekers, refugees and their family members.

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