Extracts from the common press conference by Staffan Nilsson, President of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC), Cecilia Malmström on "Which Policy on Legal Migration for the EU?", and Presentation of the opinion of the EESC by Luis Miguel Pariza Castanos
On 26/11/2010, the Belgian Presidency of the EU organised a conference in Brussels on legal migration under the title "Which Policy on Legal Migration for the European Union?"
The purpose of the conference was to contribute to the launch of an open debate that led to the implementation of new instruments that allowed for the forging of an active migration policy.
Cecilia Malmström, Member of the EC in charge of Home Affairs, Staffan Nilsson, President of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC), and Luis Miguel Pariza Castaños, Member of the EESC, presented their opinions during the common press conference.