FLAD, June 22, 2009, 10:00 a.m.
Conference by Demetrios G. Papademetriou
Commentator: António Vitorino
Auditorium of the Luso-American Foundation
Rua do Sacramento à Lapa, 21 – Lisbon
Tel. 21 3935800 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Free entry, by prior registration until June 18.
The works will be in English.
The Migration Policy Institute (MPI) is an independent, non-profit think tank dedicated to the study of the movement of people around the world. MPI provides analytical, development and assessment of migration and refugee policies at local, national and international levels. MPI’s activity aims to respond to the growing need for pragmatic and sensible responses to the challenges and opportunities that large-scale voluntary or forced migrations felt by communities and institutions in an increasingly integrated world.
Migration Information Source is an on-line source of up-to-date and accurate information on migration, which includes data, analytical studies, and articles from prominent authors. This online resource, which has already been awarded for its quality and innovative character, also has data on more than fifty countries, arranged in a very accessible way to the user. The Migration Information Source Special Issues have provided studies on Migration and Human Rights, US-Mexico Migration, Integration and Immigrants, Africa, Women and Migration and Development and Migration. The Migration Information Source is available at www.migrationinformation.org .
The MPI publications provide independent and non-partisan analyzes of migration management, national security and civil liberties studies, refugee protection and international humanitarian response, US borders, and immigrant communities and integration. Updated and detailed information on MPI publications can be found at www.migrationpolicy.org