Michael Spindelegger elected Director General
Former Austrian Vice-Chancellor and Minister will take office at the International Centre for Migration Policy Development in January. In this leadership role, Mr Spindelegger will define the strategic direction of the organisation and contribute to shaping European migration policies.
The refugee crisis outside of Europe is much worse
There is a refugee crisis happening right now. Millions of Syrians have fled from their homes, fearing violence, sexual abuse, child abuse, forced conscription into the army and death. The countries where they are seeking refuge are overwhelmed.
Distribution key: when, who and where to?
Reaching consensus on the emergency relocation of 120.000 refugees and ‘quota’, a thorn in Eastern Europe’s side, will remain a subject for debate in the coming weeks. This article analyses the contentious proposed distribution key
Who are the diaspora entrepreneurs in Austria?
Diaspora can be a huge resource for developing countries and emerging markets. As India exemplifies, its technological leap can be traced back to the 25 million strong diaspora, some of which work in Silicon Valley, who have invested back home and have spurred the development in India.