Vienna Migration Conference 2016

Opening speech by ICMPD Director General Michael Spindelegger, delivered on 10 November 2016 in Vienna.

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Ludwig-Boltzmann-Institut für Kriegsfolgen-Forschung/Cluster Geschichte, Migration:Flucht-Vertreibung-Integration Statement by Mr Michael Spindelegger, Director General, ICMPD

On 17 October 2016 ICMDP DG Michael Spindelleger held the opening speech at the Ludwig-Boltzman Institute on the historic dimension of migration in Austria. 

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Institute of the Regions of Europe: 12th Conference of European regions and Cities “Sustainability in the Regions and Cities of Europe”

On 26 September 2016 ICMDP DG Michael Spindelleger made a Statement during the two-day conference on "Sustainability in the Regions and Cities of Europe" organised by the Institute of Regions in Europe. 

 

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UN General Assembly Addressing Large Movements of Refugees: Speech by Mr Michael Spindelegger, Director General, ICMPD

On the occasion of the 71st United Nations General Assembly and the high-level plenary meeting addressing large movements of refugee and migrants, taking place on Monday, 19 September 2016 in New York ICMPD Director General Mr Michael Spindelegger addressed the UN General Assembly. 

 

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Speech at the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber Event: "Marschall Plan for Africa? Business & Development"

ICMPD's Director General Mr Michael Spindelegger gave a speech on 05 September 2016 at the WKO (Wirtschaftskammer Österreich) Foreign Economy Forum. The Forum discussed topics around creating opportunities for entrepreneurs in developing countries. 


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Opening Speech at the ADA (Austrian Development Agency) Annual Conference 2016 - "Fragility" [German]

ICMPD's Director General Mr Michael Spindelegger gave a speech on 01 September 2016 at the ADA (Austrian Development Agency) Annual Conference 2016. The topic of this year's conference was "Fragility". 


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Speech for the Crans Montana Forum on how migration is changing the world

ICMPD's Director General Mr Michael Spindelegger gave a speech on 30 June 2016 at the Crans Montana Forum on the occassion of their 27th Annual Session. The topic of the session was "The New Challenge of Migration is changing Our World."


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Speech for the Fundamental Rights Forum panel on fundamental rights-compliant sustainable growth

On 23 June 2016 ICMPD's Director General gave a speech for the Fundamental Rights Forum in Vienna. Mr Spindelegger discussed the migration crisis as well as the question of how sustainable growth in migration can also be fundamental-rights compliant.


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