European Migrant Integration Academy

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Region: Europe

    2013 – 2014 Project

    Academy, 3-7 February 2014

     

    Europe

     

    The EC-funded European Migrant Integration Academy (EUMIA) project is a research-based co-operative learning and training initiative which directly involves public officials and local stakeholders responsible for the development and implementation of local-level integration policies in European cities.

    The project has been structured in three phases: (1) background research to create a repertoire of promising practices in the field of integration at local level, (2) field missions in cities where a total of ten selected functioning practices have been analysed in depth, and (3) the development of a cooperative learning kit to be delivered in a structured training activity which targets and directly involves public officials and local stakeholders.

    The training academy is thus the final phase of the project and aims to contribute to improving the capacity of key actors in the field of integration at city and neighbourhood levels through the presentation of the ten functioning practices and the sharing of knowledge and experience among practitioners and experts.

    Target audience/s

      • Policy planners and officials from local and regional institutions in Europe dealing with migration, integration and diversity.
      • NGOs and non-state organizations and activists working on integration programmes and projects in Europe.
      • Researchers and academics working on migration and integration.
      • Professionals from international organizations working on migration and integration.

       

      Modality of the activity

        Academy (1 week)

        Institutional partner/s involved

          The project is led by the International Training Centre of the ILO (ITC-ILO) in partnership with the research institutes Centre on Migration, Policy and Society (COMPAS) at the University of Oxford and Forum of International and European Research on Immigration (FIERI)

           

          Web links to the activity/project description, findings or report

            www.eu-mia.eu

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