COVID-19 & MIGRATION - Labour migration: Five priorities for the EU and its Member States

Released 29 April 2020

Governments are seeking the balance between containing the COVID-19 pandemic and saving the economy. Migrant workers are essential in this regard, and the EU and its member states have to find ways to manage labour migration in an era of restricted mobility.

International Migration: Drivers, Factors and Megatrends

Policy Brief

Published March 2020

Irregular migration and regular pathways: What we really should do

Released 10 October 2017

On 12-13 October 2017, the global migration compact process continues in Geneva with the sixth informal thematic session on irregular migration and regular pathways, including decent work, labour mobility, and recognition of skills and qualifications. UN Member States, intergovernmental organisations, non-governmental and civil society actors will gather to collect input and recommendations on these topics to inform the development of the global compact on migration.

The emergence of a new foreign migration policy in Europe - Vienna Migration Conference

Working Paper

Published November 2016

Rethinking Post-Arrival Assistance: The Road Towards a European Return System

Working Paper

Published June 2016