ICMPD’s Steering Group Chairmanship handover from Türkiye to Greece

In the context of Greece’s 2024 Chairmanship of the Steering Group of ICMPD, the Greek Permanent Delegation to the EU together with ICMPD’s Brussels Mission hosted a high-level event on “A holistic approach for balanced migration partnerships”. 

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ICMPD Migration Outlook 2024

The ICMPD Migration Outlook is published at the beginning of every new year. In the 2024 edition, you will find the ten most pressing issues to look out for this year, as well as origins, key events and trends in migration policy.

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The Netherlands joins the European migration organisation ICMPD

The Netherlands becomes the 20th Member State of the International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD)

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ICMPD responds to the Ukraine refugee situation

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EMLINK: Stakeholder Networking Event on the establishment of a temporary mobility model

05 April 2024

Belgium, Georgia

On 21-22 March 2024, a hybrid event was organised offering a platform for stakeholders’ cooperation and exchange, including representatives from the public and private sectors to foster trust and understanding of entrepreneurial mobility as a safe channel for temporary migration with a focus on start-ups and entrepreneurs in both Georgia and Belgium. 

Call for Applications: ICMPD International Summer School on Migration

05 April 2024


From 7-13 July 2024 the 11th International Summer School on Migration will take place in Georgia. The ICMPD Summer School is a collaborative effort among the EU-funded projects “Implementing the Mobility Partnership in Azerbaijan” (MOBILAZE 2), “Strengthening Development Impact of Migration in Georgia” (STREAMinG 2), and the Prague Process, with all three initiatives led by ICMPD.

STREAMinG Phase 2: Training on Migration Issues for the Members of the Network of Civil Society for Migration

04 April 2024


On 25-27 March, 2024, a training on migration issues took place in a collaborative effort between the International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD) and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GiZ). The event, held within the framework of the EU-funded STREAMinG Phase 2 project, aimed to strengthen the knowledge of the members of the Network of Civil Society for Migration (NCSM) on critical migration issues in Georgia.

The MIEUX Initiative: 15 years of achievements

04 April 2024

The MIgration EU eXpertise Initiative started operations in 2009 and ran until April 2024. During its fifteen-year lifecycle, new challenges and pressing responsibilities in terms of migration management and governance pushed partner countries across Asia, Africa, the European Neighbourhood and Latin America and the Caribbean to look for practical and adaptable solutions. 

ICMPD hosts discussions on the future direction of EU migration policy

20 March 2024

Austria, *European Union

As the EU approaches elections that will determine its next leadership and migration policy direction, ICMPD is developing strategic recommendations for the next five years. In this endeavour, ICMPD is engaging with stakeholders across Europe to discuss the progress made during the current Commission and where advances remain to be achieved. Their perspectives will help shape ICMPD’s policy advice on the direction of EU migration policy at this critical juncture.

ENHANCER entrepreneurs met with the business world in Kayseri

18 March 2024


On 07 March 2024, the ENHANCER Business Networking Event was organised in coordination with the Directorate General of Development Agencies within the Ministry of Industry and Technology in Kayseri. Co-hosted by the Kayseri Chamber of Commerce, the event succeeded in hosting 174 Turkish and Syrian existing and potential entrepreneurs from Kayseri.

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ICMPD projects

ICMPD has projects in a number of different countries. To find out more about where we work, click on a country to learn more about the projects.