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Europe: Online repository informing on the employment of refugees

Europe: Online repository informing on the employment of refugees

21/06/2017 The Skills2Work project has released an online platform which provides information on the labour market integration of refugees and beneficiaries of international in 9 European countries.…
Europe: Beta of the Skills Profile Tool for 3rd Country Nationals now available

Europe: Beta of the Skills Profile Tool for 3rd Country Nationals now available

20/06/2017 The Skills Profile Tool for 3rd Country Nationals was presented to migration and employment stakeholders during a  launch event  organised in Brussels on 19 June 2017. The online tool…
Ireland: Asylum seekers to get extra €2.50 per week to live on

Ireland: Asylum seekers to get extra €2.50 per week to live on

14/06/2017 People living in direct provision are to have their weekly welfare payments increased by €2.50 per week for adults and €6 per week for children. Around 4,000 adults and children living…
Deutschland: Asylentscheider nur unzureichend ausgebildet

Deutschland: Asylentscheider nur unzureichend ausgebildet

13/06/2017 Seit August 2015 hat das Bundesministerium mehrere Tausend neue Mitarbeiter eingestellt, die darüber entscheiden, ob ein Flüchtling als Asylbewerber in Deutschland anerkannt wird oder…
Spain: Racial Profiling denounced in the European Court of Human Rights

Spain: Racial Profiling denounced in the European Court of Human Rights

12/06/2017 A young Pakistani has just filed a complaint against the Spanish State before the European Court of Human Rights "for not taking effective measures" against racial profiling. The claim comes…
Greece: Training programme on agriculture for 200 refugees

Greece: Training programme on agriculture for 200 refugees

12/06/2017 The Greek Ministry of Economics just published an invitation for 2 pilot training programmes available to 200 young refugees, aged between 15-18 years-old. Both are related to rural…
Spain: Twice as many islamophobic incidents in 2016 compared to 2015

Spain: Twice as many islamophobic incidents in 2016 compared to 2015

12/06/2017 According to data published in the 4th report on hate crimes in Spain, the national police, security forces, and the autonomous police forces recorded 1,272 complaints related to hate incidents in…
Poland: Five things each city can do to facilitate migrant integration

Poland: Five things each city can do to facilitate migrant integration

07/06/2017 Basing on the immigrant integration strategy of the municipality of Gdańsk – the first Polish city to adopt such local strategy –, the magazine for municipalities  Gazeta…
Netherlands: Support for 'migration ban' from Muslim countries larger than expected

Netherlands: Support for 'migration ban' from Muslim countries larger than expected

02/06/2017 Four out of ten Dutch citizens do not want more Muslim immigrants. They believe that the Netherlands must close its doors for new immigrants from Muslim countries, according to a survey research…
Italy: Government programme for active citizenship of young refugees

Italy: Government programme for active citizenship of young refugees

01/06/2017 Yesterday 31 May 2017, the Ministry of Interior, the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs, and the Cabinet of the Prime Minister agreed to fund a programme that will facilitate the access of…