DG Speeches

Vienna Migration Conference 2019 "Breaking the gridlock and moving forward: Recommendations for the next five years of EU migration policy" Opening of 2nd day

On the 22nd November, Michael Spindelegger opened the second day of the Vienna Migration Conference 2019. Read the full speech here.

Vienna Migration Conference 2019 "Breaking the gridlock and moving forward: Recommendations for the next five years of EU migration policy" High-Level Political Panel, opening of the 1st day

On the 21st November, Michael Spindelegger opened the Vienna Migration Conference 2019, with a speech entitled "Breaking the gridlock and moving forward:Recommendations for the next five years of EU migration policy". Read the full speech here. 

'UCLG Congress, World Summit of Local and Regional Leaders Panel: The Future of Migrations' Durban, South Africa

On the 14th November 2019, ICMPD DG, Michael Spindelegger addressed the 'UCLG Congress, World Summit of Local and Regional Leaders Panel: The Future of Migrations' in Durban, South Africa. Read his full speech here

“From Tampere 20 to Tampere 2.0: Breaking the political gridlock in the European Migration Debate”

On the 24th October 2019, ICMPD Director General, Michael Spindelegger, addressed the Europe Conference ‘From Tampere 20 to Tampere 2.0: Towards a New Programme (2020–2024) for EU Migration and Asylum Policies 20 years after the Tampere Conclusions?’. Read his keynote speech here. 

Breaking the political gridlock in the European Migration Debate

On the 2 October 2019, ICMPD Director General, Michael Spindelegger, addressed the National Assembly of the Republic of Bulgaria. Download his speech here.

The Mobility Partnership Conference

on 27 June, ICMPD Director General Michael Spindelegger held an opening speech at the "Mobility Partnership Conference" in Baku, Azerbaijan. Download his speech here

“Migration Management in the Context of the European Elections”

On 12 March 2019, ICMPD's Director General Michael Spindelegger delivered a speech at the National Assembly of the Republic of Bulgaria. Download his speech here.

 

Africa – Growth, Urbanisation and Development

On 26 February, ICMPD's Director General delivered a speech at the reception organised by Côte d'Ivoire, the Austrian Chamber of Commerce and Prosper Africa. Download his speech here.