EU Skills Profile Tool for Third Country Nationals

As part of the New Skills Agenda for Europe, the European Commission has developed a Skills Profile Tool to support early profiling of the skills of refugees, migrants and other third country nationals*. What is it? The EU Skills Profile Tool for Third Country Nationals is intended for use by any services that may be offering … Continue reading EU Skills Profile Tool for Third Country Nationals

European Integration Network’s study visit in Västra Götaland

On 8-9 February 2017, a delegation of the European Commission and several Member States visited Västra Götaland. The delegation visited the Support Group Network, and learned about Region Västra Götaland’s regional development initiatives aimed at asylum seekers and refugees. Please find here all relevant documents of the study visit: –            The agenda of the two days –            The background information … Continue reading European Integration Network’s study visit in Västra Götaland

TALENTS Project in Florence

Talents project and related issues are being discussed with local stakeholders working in services addressed to refugees and asylum seekers for their inclusion (see here a sample of leaflet produced, in Italian). The discussion with the stakeholders will go on with some thematic seminars that we plan to do in preparation of a quite big … Continue reading TALENTS Project in Florence

Better integrate refugees and migrants in our societies

[Original article in French here] On Wednesday, January 18th, in the Maison d’Europe, France Bénévolat organised a thrilling conference on “How to better integrate refugees and migrants in our societies”. Many European actors from Norway, Sweden, Germany, but also politicians, administrative officers, associations, volunteers presented their innovative ways to welcome refugees with, for instance, the … Continue reading Better integrate refugees and migrants in our societies