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documents for Migration and integration

EUROCITIES statement on asylum in cities

European cities located in arrival, transit and destination countries are experiencing the social, humanitarian and financial challenges of the current asylum crisis. On 13 May, we published our political statement on asylum. Our statement was developed by our working group migration and integration with input from all social affairs forum working groups. We stress the important role European cities play in receiving and integrating asylum seekers, refugees and other beneficiaries of...

publication

publication date : 12-05-2015
policy publication

EUROCITIES statement on the Social Investment Package

The Social Investment Package (SIP) recommendations offer strategic guidance to member states on improving the effectiveness, efficiency and adequacy of social policies. Our recommendations seek to ensure that the SIP will tackle social exclusion, rising poverty and increasing unemployment, especially amongst the young and the most vulnerable people in Europe – problems that are undoubtedly concentrated in cities.

publication

publication date : 18-06-2013
policy publication

Cities and migrants: implementing the Integrating Cities Charter

This research highlights the city trends on migrant integration, particularly on how our members are implementing the Integrating Cities Charter.

publication

publication date : 09-04-2013
brochure/report

EUROCITIES statement on the Asylum and Migration Fund

This statement makes recommendations for improving the impact of the future Asylum and Migration Fund on the ground by proposing more involvement from local actors as beneficiaries and in the governance of the funds.

publication

publication date : 22-05-2012
policy publication

Integrating Cities Toolkit on anti-discrimination policies

This toolkit guides cities in implementing the EUROCITIES Integrating Cities Charter in the area of anti-discrimination.

publication

publication date : 30-04-2012
brochure/report

Integrating Cities Toolkit on introductory and language courses

This toolkit guides cities in implementing the EUROCITIES Integrating Cities Charter in the area of introductory and language courses.

publication

publication date : 30-04-2012
brochure/report

Integrating Cities Toolkit on promoting cultural diversity

This toolkit guides cities in implementing the EUROCITIES Integrating Cities Charter in the area of promoting diversity.

publication

publication date : 30-04-2012
brochure/report

Amsterdam Statement

Meeting in Amsterdam in March 2012, politicians of 13 of Europe's biggest cities launched the Amsterdam Statement, encouraging governments of all member states, regions and cities to work constructively together. The challenges presented by migration and integration must be met in ways that truly respect the dignity of all human beings as defined in the European Common Basic Principles of Integration.

publication

publication date : 09-03-2012
policy publication