European Migration and Diversity

Football diplomacy - Security and mobility policy innovations from Euro 2012
5 June 2012

The Euro 2012 football championships, co-hosted by Poland and Ukraine, pose unique challenges for security and mobility, heard participants at a Policy Dialogue.

Football diplomacy


Workshop 3 - developing external relations
30 May 2012

This Task Force meeting addressed the issue of developing external relations in the field of labour migration.


Managing migration at Europe's external borders
2 May 2012

Irregular migrants should not be treated as criminals, UN Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights of Migrants François Crépeau told participants in a Policy Briefing.

Managing migration


EU Readmission Agreements: towards a more strategic EU approach that respects human rights?
21 March 2012

A year ago the European Commission released a report criticising the EU’s readmission system for failing to adequately respect human rights and, since then, the Arab Spring has changed the political landscape. Participants at a Policy Dialogue discussed whether it has changed the attitudes of policy makers.

EU Readmission Agreements: towards a more strategic EU approach that respects human rights?


Today's displacement challenges - Asylum and migration in Europe, one year after the 'Arab Spring'
20 March 2012

EU asylum and migration policy represents a crucial ingredient of the EU’s response to the spread of democracy across its southern neighbourhood in the wake of the Arab Spring, said António Guterres, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, at a Breakfast Policy Briefing.

Today's displacement challenges - Asylum and migration in Europe, one year after the 'Arab Spring'


Workshop 2 – framing the systems
1 March 2012

This meeting looked at which system should be developed in order to manage labour migration at EU level.


Solidarity and Austerity: The 2012 State of the European Union
31 January 2012
Annika Hedberg (Senior Policy Analyst), Rosa Balfour (Senior Adviser to EPC on Europe in the World), Janis A. Emmanouilidis (Director of Studies), Yves Pascouau (Senior Adviser to EPC on migration and mobility policies) and Fabian Zuleeg (Chief Executive and Chief Economist)

The 2012 edition of the Annual Brussels Think Tank Dialogue saw leading EU policymakers and academics discuss austerity and solidarity in crisis-hit Europe.


Restrictive migration policies and the role of the media: the impact on undocumented migrants
6 December 2011

Migration has shaped Europe for centuries and its economic, social and demographic significance is once again growing in a changing world, heard participants in a joint EPC-EPIM conference.


Workshop 1 – defining the needs
24 November 2011

The first meeting of the LAB-MIG-GOV Task Force looked at the relevance of EU Labour Migration policy and whether EU labour markets need extra workers coming from outside the EU, considering the economic crisis and its ongoing implications, in particular rising levels of unemployment.


Family reunification under strain: restrictive v. flexible policies
17 November 2011

Participants at a conference discussed whether governments see the rules they create on family reunification as a means of bringing families together or restricting migration flows.


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Programme Team


Senior Policy Analyst and Head of the Migration and Diversity Programme

Marie De Somer
m.desomer@epc.eu

Policy Analyst

Frank Mc Namara
F.McNamara@epc.eu

Programme Assistants

Katharina Bamberg
k.bamberg@epc.eu
Marta Llonch
m.llonch@epc.eu

Senior Adviser to EPC on migration and mobility policies

Yves Pascouau
yves.pascouau@gmail.com