24 mars 2017

Slovenia: More should be done to ensure that Roma, migrants and those in poverty are not left behind

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "coe.int"Slovenia, which lies on the Balkan migration route, dealt in a humanitarian manner with the transit of close to 500 000 migrants and refugees in 2015/2016. More...

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13 mars 2017

New Rules on Deportations Don't Affect DACA

HomeBy Elizabeth Redden. The Trump administration released new rules on Tuesday expanding the pool of undocumented immigrants targeted for deportation and increasing the number of people removed through an expedited process, The New York Times reported. Read more...

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06 mars 2017

17 top global universities vs the Trump immigration ban

By Karen MacGregor. This month 17 American universities joined a court challenge to President Donald Trump’s executive order on immigration. Their brief revealed the extraordinary extent of – and dependence on – internationalisation at many of the world’s top-ranked institutions. Read more...

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24 février 2017

Communication skills for migrant children

European Commission logoIn an ever-changing world, some children are learning a different language at home than the one they use at school. The Welcomm Project uses a Multimedia Learning Kit to help children acquire the necessary vocabulary to start school through playful activities. More...

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22 février 2017

US educators rush to reassure students, faculty in wake of Trump’s immigration ban

By Sara Custer. Education institutions in the US have rushed to reassure international students and faculty after the president signed an executive order banning entry of all refugees for 120 days and citizens from seven mostly Muslim countries for 90 days, as well as all Syrian refugees indefinitely. More...

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19 février 2017

Trump's immigration ban could cost U.S. colleges $700M

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. Masoumian was born in Tehran, Iran, and lived in Turkey for about one year while his family sought asylum in the U.S. Now a permanent resident, Masoumian hopes to transfer to California State Polytechnic University-Pomona and take up aerospace engineering. He dreams of landing a job at Boeing Co., the world’s largest plane maker. More...

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Immigrants heal us

University Business LogoSubmitted by Tim Goral. A Democratic president concludes his eight years in office. He is the author of several respected books and, as one might expect from an Ivy Leaguer, gives thoughtful speeches. More...

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18 février 2017

Trump Expected to Sign Orders Restricting Immigration From Middle East, Africa

HomeBy Elizabeth Redden. Reuters is reporting that President Trump is expected to sign executive orders this week temporarily banning the entry of most refugees and suspending visa processing for citizens of seven countries in the Middle East and Africa: Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen. Read more...

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17 février 2017

Required to Detain

HomeBy Rick Seltzer. Texas legislation could force campus police departments to hold on to those they arrest until federal immigration authorities can consider their legal status. Read more...

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10 février 2017

Migrants: de l'ex-"Jungle" à l'université pour apprendre un métier

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "lepoint.fr"Ils étaient avocat au Soudan, vétérinaire au Pakistan, footballeur en Iran ou mécanicien aéronautique en Erythrée... 80 réfugiés de l'ex-"Jungle" de Calais ont rejoint l'université de Lille, où, après des cours de français intensifs, ils vont apprendre ou réapprendre un métier. Voir l'article...

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