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Bringing Azerbaijani and EU citizens closer together

The International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD) presented the new EU-funded project “Support to the Implementation of the Mobility Partnership with Azerbaijan (MOBILAZE)” in Baku at the kick-off and coordination...> more

Cooperating at local level to ensure coherence between migration and development

The fifth in a series of workshops on the migration and development nexus, organised by ICMPD for the Directorate General of Migration Management, took place in Istanbul on 31 March – 1 April.> more

New EU project on Migration and Border Management kicks off

On 19 April, ICMPD presented the new EU-funded project “Support to Migration and Border Management in Armenia” (MIBMA) in Yerevan at the official launch of the project.> more

Director General met with Ministers and Senior Officials in Lebanon

Last week, ICMPD’s Director General Michael Spindelegger was on mission to Lebanon, meeting with the Ministers of Labour, of Social Affaires and of Interior as well as the Chief of the General Direcorate of the Security General...> more

Call for Proposals – the Mobility Partnership Facility

A Call for Proposals with an open deadline was published on 18 April within the Mobility Partnership Facility (MPF). This new initiative of the European Union is being implemented by ICMPD with the duration of 24 months as of 1...> more

Expert Voice: Reforming Europe’s common asylum system – will member states back it?

The Common European Asylum System is in the process of being reformed. What about the system needs to change and can an agreement of the EU Member States be expected? A review of the Commission’s new policy proposal.> more

Q&A: How closed borders detour migrant routes

All eyes were on Hungary when it constructed the first border fence on the Western Balkans route in summer 2015 in an attempt to stop migrants and refugees from entering its territory. The fence, however, did not stop the flow,...> more

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