MINELRES: Migration Policy Group e-news - January and February 2007

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Original sender: Soraya Obura <soraya.obura@migpolgroup.com>


MPG e-news highlights activities, resources and events that contribute
to policy development on migration and anti-discrimination


NEWS

Law Review No.4 at Equality Summit
Latest issue on hand in Berlin to help launch the 2007 European Year of
Equal Opportunities for All 
more http://www.migpolgroup.com/news/3609.html


POLICY MONITOR

Migration News Sheet - February 2007
New “green card” system for skilled workers in Ireland, crack-down on
immigrant retail workers in Russia strangles their customers, Spanish
police protest repatriation flights with sit-in at Tenerife airport and
a Barcelona fashion show gets mixed reactions to its irregular catwalk
models
more http://www.migpolgroup.com/news/3614.html

 
European Anti-Discrimination Law Review - Issue 4
Articles on systemic racial discrimination before the ECtHR and the
shift in the burden of proof, an MEP's reflection on the EU Year of
Equal Opportunities as well as updates on ECJ and ECHR case law,
European policy and national legal developments
more http://www.migpolgroup.com/documents/3615.html


NEW STUDY

Anti-discrimination beyond employment
Mapping national measures and their impact in fields where there is no
Community legislation
more http://www.migpolgroup.com/documents/3607.html


EVENTS

Terrorism, Migration and Asylum: EU Perspectives  15 February 2007
Conference on "foreigners", security measures and human rights examines
the trends, links and threats since 9/11. MPG to chair panel. 
more http://www.migpolgroup.com/events/3600.html


Supplier Diversity Workshop  21 - 22 February 2007
Weil Gotshal & Manges to host next Members event in London
more http://www.migpolgroup.com/events/3575.html


Equinet AGM  27 February 2007

Annual event brings together 27 equality bodies from 21 European
countries 
more http://www.migpolgroup.com/events/3596.html


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NEWS

Integration Web Portal: MPG in winning bid
EU-wide best practice exchange to rely on MPG's integration expertise 
more http://www.migpolgroup.com/news/3586.html


Best practices in 21 languages
Integration Handbook available in 15 additional languages - New edition
due in May 2007 
more http://www.migpolgroup.com/news/3595.html


REPORT

Policies on integration and diversity in the OSCE
An exploratory study of some OSCE participating States 
more http://www.migpolgroup.com/documents/3588.html


POLICY MONITOR

Migration News Sheet - January 2007
Not-so-free movement for Bulgarians and Romanians, regular migration to
France said to be levelling-off and German IT sector warns that
immigration rules are strangling skilled labour supply and jeopardising
economic recovery 
more http://www.migpolgroup.com/news/3589.html

Migration News Sheet - December 2006
African bid to tackle root causes of migration falls on deaf ears at
EU-Africa meeting in Tripoli while the European Commission raises
long-overdue issue of remittance fees, suggests setting up job-centres
and responds to accusations that its fishery policy in Africa undermines
livelihoods and fuels emigration 
more http://www.migpolgroup.com/news/3578.html


EVENTS

Inclusion Index Technical Consultation IV  6 February 2007
Scientific committee to review index indicators 
more http://www.migpolgroup.com/events/3581.html

Supplier Diversity Workshop  21 - 22 February 2007
Weil Gotshal & Manges to host next Members event in London 
more http://www.migpolgroup.com/events/3575.html

Equinet AGM  27 February 2007
Annual event brings together 27 equality bodies from 21 European
countries 
more http://www.migpolgroup.com/events/3596.html


LINKS

MPG
http://www.migpolgroup.com/

Supplier Diversity Europe 
http://www.migpolgroup.com/forum/

Equinet / about Equinet
http://www.equineteurope.org/
http://www.migpolgroup.com/topics/2078.html

European Migration Dialogue / about EMD


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