The CoR is launching a call for expression of interest addressed to officials of local and regional authorities (LRAs) to participate in the European Migration Forum
From pandemic to recovery: challenges and best practices in migration
European Migration Forum
is a platform for dialogue between civil society and European institutions
on issues related to migration, asylum and migrant integration. The aim of
the EMF is to enhance coordination and cooperation between key players
involved in the multilevel European governance of migration.
The 6th edition of the Forum under the overarching theme
"From pandemic to recovery: challenges and best practices in
will in particular focus on the digital divide and digital disadvantage of
migrants, access to education for migrant children, safe legal pathways for
those in need of international protection and how to maximise their
integration in hosting societies.
This event is co-organised by the European Commission and the European
Economic and Social Committee and will take place on 27-28 October 2021 virtually.
More information is available on the EESC
website and in the
of the website of DG Migration and Home Affairs of the European Commission.
Local and regional authorities can apply to participate at this event
through the European Committee of the Regions
. If your LRA would like to participate, please
send no later than 12 September 2021 an email to the CoR CIVEX commission secretariat (cc: firstname.lastname@example.org)
expressing your interest. Please note the number of places is limited and
the final list of participants will be approved by the Forum organiser.
Organiser of the EMF: European Economic and Social Committee and the
Contact: Secretariat of the European Migration Forum
Selection procedure for LRAs: European Committee of the Regions
Contact: email@example.com cc: firstname.lastname@example.org
For CoR's activities regarding integration of migrants and refugees go to:
Cities and Regions for Integration