Migration and Integration

Building a Resettlement Network of European Cities and Regions

The International Catholic Migration Commission (ICMC) has published 'Building a resettlement network of European cities and regions - experiences of the SHARE network 2012-2015', marking the culmination of four years of SHARE network learning. The report presents the results of these four years of work and gives a summary of policy reflections, tools, resources and reflects produced by the SHARE network to support and offer guidance to regional and local actors implementing reception programmes in Europe.

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English

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Migration and Integration
Migration and Local Governance

Thematic area

Local Authorities

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European Union Member States

Date published

2016

Number of pages

51 pages

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Engaging the Anxious Middle on Immigration Reform: Evidence from the UK Debate

This report by the Migration Policy Institute looks at the shape of public opinion on migration and asylum issues in the UK.

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English

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Migration and Integration
Migration and Local Governance

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Other

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United Kingdom

Date published

2016

Number of pages

32 pages

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2016 Global Report on Internal Displacement

The Norwegian Refugee Council's Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC) has released a new report on internal displacement. According to this report, in 2015 almost 28 million people were forced to flee from conflict, natural disasters or violence within their countries. Syria, Yemen and Iraq accounted for more than half the new conflict displacements, while Ukraine, Nigeria, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Afghanistan, Colombia, Central African Republic and South Sudan had the highest numbers of new IDPs.

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English

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Migration and Integration

Thematic area

IDPs, refugees and resettlement

Date published

2016

Number of pages

108 pages

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In Safety and Dignity: Addressing Large Movements of Refugees and Migrants

On request of the UN General Assembly, the UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon prepared this report which focuses on large movements of refugees and migrants. The report recognizes the many positive benefits of migration and affirms commitments by the UN General Assembly to facilitate ‘regular, safe and orderly migration’.

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English

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Migration and Integration
Migration and Local Economic Development
Migrant Rights

Thematic area

IDPs, refugees and resettlement

Date published

2016

Number of pages

27 pages

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Myth Busting: Deconstructing 10 Myths about Migration and Development

With the increase of migrants and refugees reaching Europe in 2015, a rising number of myths and prejudices around the topic of migration and asylum has been circling around Europe. As a response, the International Catholic Migration Commission (ICMC) Europe and the Forum des Organisations de Solidarite Internationale issues des Migrations (FORIM), in collaboration with CONCORD, have developed an awareness-raising tool to debunk common and persistent myths regarding migration.

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English

Focus area

Migration and Integration

Thematic area

Migration and national development plans

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Date published

2016

Number of pages

20 pages

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Movement: A Global Civil Society Report on Progress and Impact for Migrants' Rights and Development

"In October 2013 civil society leaders, network and organisations from around the world pro­posed to governments in the United Nations General Assembly to work together on an agenda for change around migration and development.

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English

Focus area

Migration and Integration
Migrant Rights

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Migrant rights

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Date published

2016

Number of pages

68 pages

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