E.g., 02/06/2016
E.g., 02/06/2016

Events

Events

Santi Palacios
Upcoming Event
February 8, 2016

A webinar discussing how private sponsorship programmes for refugees, used by Canada and a handful of other countries, could alleviate some of the pressure from the European refugee crisis, by allowing individuals, groups, businesses, and other entities to sponsor individual refugees for resettlement. Discussion will include findings and analysis from a recent MPI Europe report.

MPI Europe Webinar

Mark Henley/UNHCR
Webinar
January 27, 2016

A webinar with the UN Secretary-General's special representative on migration and the former UN Deputy High Commissioner for Refugees previewing upcoming high-level humanitarian protection and migration summits, focusing on what tangible results might occur.

Pennsylvania State University
Webinar
January 21, 2016

A webinar examining provisions of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) related to immigrant and English-learner students’ success.

Brittney Bush Bollay
Webinar
January 13, 2016

This webinar offers a discussion of the economic, linguistic and educational disadvantage experienced by U.S. children with unauthorized immigrant parents. The researchers discuss their finding that 86 percent of the 5.1 million such children in the United States have a parent who could potentially benefit from the Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents (DAPA) program.

The President Signs the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act/White House
Webinar
December 17, 2015

A webinar releasing Immigrants and WIOA fact sheets and providing analysis of characteristics of immigrant and native-born residents in the United States that are relevant to understanding needs for adult education and workforce training services.

ICE removal flight to Guatemala/Charles Reed
Webinar
December 10, 2015

A webinar releasing a report examining deportations to Central America and reception and reintegration services in El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras.

June 17, 2014

A telebriefing examining the realities of European policy on immigration and asylum, and future agenda. 

June 2, 2014

Release of MPI report with state-level sociodemographic data on the foreign-born parents of young children along with a discussion of the barriers facing immigrant parents and policy recommendations. 

May 20, 2014

A discussion on the effect of the Syrian refugee crisis on Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, and Iraq.

May 14, 2014

A discussion of data compiled by MPI on brain waste among foreign-trained nurses, engineers, and teachers, with updates on three state-level initiatives—in Illinois, Washington, and Massachusetts—that are working to analyze and address challenges faced by immigrants and refugees with degrees and training in these fields. 

May 8, 2014

Offering insights on migration issues affecting the Asia-Pacific region today, this event launches a brief that explores the Asia-Pacific priorities for the GFMD 2014 and provides recommendations on how the GFMD can be a development focused and results-oriented forum.

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