18 mai 2019

Trump to Announce Immigration Plan

HomeBy Elizabeth Redden. President Trump is expected to announce today an immigration plan that would reduce family-based immigration in favor of employment-based skilled immigration, National Public Radio reported. The total number of green cards issued would not change under the plan, but the share of immigrants coming to the U.S. through skill-based versus family-based pathways would change. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 23:29 - - Permalien [#]


13 mai 2019

Migrations internationales : un enjeu planétaire

Logo CESE - Conseil économique, social et environnementalLe panorama des migrations internationales a sensiblement évolué au cours des trois dernières décennies ; elles concernent aujourd’hui une majorité de pays tandis que les profils des migrants se sont diversifiés. De nouveaux défis sont apparus, dont la crise humanitaire à laquelle doit faire face l’Union Européenne est l’une des manifestations. Plus...

Posté par pcassuto à 00:35 - - Permalien [#]

05 mai 2019

Missing school is a given for children of migrant farmworkers

The ConversationIt’s not hard to see how missing a few months of school each year disadvantages students. The Modesto Bee reports 74% of migrant students “were not meeting English language standards and 80% were not up to par in math” in the 2016-17 academic year. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 19:07 - - Permalien [#]

28 avril 2019

Two Western Balkan countries still struggle with migration flows but face different challenges

Conseil de l'EuropeCommending Bosnia and Herzegovina in its effort to provide shelter and basic services to the high number of arrivals of migrants and refugees, the Secretary General’s Special Representative on migration and refugees Tomáš Boček, stressed in a report published today, that access to asylum procedures and support services were limited while adapted accommodation and effective guardianship for unaccompanied children remained a challenge. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 11:52 - - Permalien [#]

Integration policies should not pursue migration-control goals

Conseil de l'EuropeThe Issue Paper focuses on specific integration policies such as learning the language or acquiring knowledge about the political institutions, society and democratic values of the receiving country as well as residency requirements, income thresholds or housing requirements in the context of family reunification. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 11:45 - - Permalien [#]


22 avril 2019

Immigrant children succeed in education

The ConversationThere is little difference between the classroom performance of immigrant and non-immigrant children after taking into account, socio-economic status, language spoken at home and recency of arrival a study has shown. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 17:30 - - Permalien [#]

21 avril 2019

Immigrant youth help to build nations

The ConversationHowever, immigrants and immigrant youth can help build nations like Canada. They are a great source of economic potential, while also contributing to a rich cultural mosaic. But immigrants must be supported with appropriate education and training policies. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 19:08 - - Permalien [#]

09 avril 2019

Comment lutter contre les stéréotypes sur les migrations ? Des pratiques renouvelées de l’Education Populaire

Résultat de recherche d'images pour Certains pensent que les migrations sont un problème. Les Objectifs du Développement Durable (ODD), issus des Objectifs du Millénaire de Dakar traitent des questions d'éducation, de développement, de social. Les migrations ne sont pas un des ODD. Pourtant, la pauvreté, les pays de départ, les pays d'accueil sont autant d'éléments qui lient intimement migrations et ODD. Plus...

Posté par pcassuto à 23:49 - - Permalien [#]

31 mars 2019

Credentials for the Future: Mapping the Potential for Immigrant-Origin Adults in the United States

Techno-News BlogAs the U.S. workforce ages, baby boomers retire, and birth rates decline, the United States is facing an estimated shortfall of 8 million workers between now and 2027. At the same time, the U.S. economy is becoming ever more knowledge-based. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 23:57 - - Permalien [#]

11 mars 2019

Peut-on parler sereinement de l’immigration africaine ?

Screenshot-2018-4-15 Egypte – des élections présidentielles jouées d’avanceL’angélisme ? On le trouve d’abord chez ceux qui, révoltés non sans raison par l’attitude des Européens face au sort des migrants, affirment qu’il n’y a "pas de crise" car, "le solde migratoire européen est nul". Il est exact que le grand flux migratoire des années 2015-2017 est aujourd’hui presque tari. Plus...

Posté par pcassuto à 19:29 - - Permalien [#]