16 janvier 2018

African Immigrants and College Attainment

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. President Trump's comments last week about immigrants from African nations have led to discussion of immigrants from different parts of the world. The Pew Research Center has studied the topic, and it found that black immigrants from Africa, aged 25 or older, are more likely than the U.S. population as a whole, or the wider immigrant population, to have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree. More...

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01 janvier 2018

Migrant.e.s : il reste tant à faire

Logo CESE - Conseil économique, social et environnemental18 Décembre : Journée Internationale des Migrant.e.s. Nous sommes en 2017 et il reste pourtant tant à faire dans un contexte marqué par une actualité terrible : vente aux enchères d’êtres humains en Libye, migrant.e.s qui meurent chaque jour en Méditerranée (2 700 au 16 novembre dernier), crise de l’accueil dans les pays de l’Union européenne qui peinent à se mettre d’accord sur une politique commune de l’asile.
Au niveau français, les associations et collectifs citoyens se mobilisent, à travers leurs actions et le lancement des Etats généraux de la migration le 21 novembre dernier. Plus...

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30 décembre 2017

Statement on International Migrants Day - Integration of migrants is Europe’s present and future opportunity

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "council of europe"Europe has always been a continent of diversity. Migration has always been an integral part of its history.
After the large-scale migration towards Europe in the last couple of years, our continent is facing several challenges. Many countries struggle to guarantee the human rights and fundamental freedoms of migrants and refugees. The voices of those who portray migrants as a threat to public order, national identity and security are louder than others. Anti-immigration political agendas swing election results while adding to the expansion of populism in Europe. More...

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10 décembre 2017

Alphabétisation et Migration à Bruxelles : Journée d'étude

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Le BIAL (Bruxelles Institute for Applied Linguistics en anglais) est un groupe de recherche au sein du Département de Linguistique Appliquée de la VUB, qui mène des recherches axées sur le transculturalisme et le multilinguisme, organise une journée de conférence le 13 décembre 2017 au U-Residence, Bld General Jacqueslaan 271, 1050 Bxl. Plus...

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12 novembre 2017

Testimonies and debate on reception of unaccompanied migrant children in European towns

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "council of europe"On 18 October 2017, during its 33rd session, the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe held a debate on the reception of unaccompanied migrant children in European towns. More...

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Switzerland should reinforce its human rights protection framework and better respond to the needs of vulnerable migrants

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "council of europe"Reinforcing the institutional and legal framework for safeguarding and promoting human rights and enhancing the protection of migrants and asylum seekers are the key recommendations addressed to the Swiss authorities by the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights, Nils Muižnieks, in a report published today following his visit to the country in May 2017. More...

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Greece: Anti-torture committee criticises treatment of irregular migrants – and continued detention of migrant children

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "council of europe"In a report on its April and July 2016 visits to Greece, published today, the Council of Europe's Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CPT) raises concerns over the situation in the “hotspots” on the Aegean islands. More...

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24 octobre 2017

With DACA’s uncertain future, how will states address access to higher ed?

University Business LogoDACA provides legal protection from deportation to undocumented immigrants who were brought to the U.S. without documentation as children (often referred to as “Dreamers”). Applicants must meet specific requirements to be eligible for the program. More...

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21 octobre 2017

UK immigration levels may be lower than thought, new border checks find

The Guardian homeFresh evidence that 97% of international students leave country after finishing studies throws previous figures into doubt. More...

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Net migration to UK drops to lowest level for three years

The Guardian homeMore EU citizens leaving UK after Brexit vote, as research reveals impact of international students on net migration is much lower than thought. More...

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