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Post date: Fri, 13 May 2022 13:58:20 -0400

Marking the release of a Migration Policy Institute report on possible protection pathways for Central Americans, this webcast offers analysis on regional resettlement and humanitarian channels and the opportunities and obstacles to expanding these programs, along with specific actions that the United States and Canada could take.

Post date: Fri, 13 May 2022 10:30:47 -0400

This official side event of the International Migration Review Forum will revist lessons from COVID-19, and explore the potential for greater international coordination over health and mobility and setting principles that are clear, equitable, streamlined, and future-focused.

Post date: Tue, 10 May 2022 11:55:56 -0400

Organized on the margins of the first International Migration Review Forum, this official side event will look at effective practices and programs to build socially cohesive and inclusive societies—including lessons from post-conflict settings on how to build intergroup trust. Discussants will focus on successful development interventions and offer examples of why some promising ideas may have fallen short in practice.

Post date: Mon, 09 May 2022 09:52:12 -0400

Experts and practitioners in migrant-origin and destination countries examine how to leverage predeparture counseling for sustainable reintegration of returnees in this conversation marking the release of a related MPI Europe policy brief that explores promising approaches to strengthen the links between the predeparture and post-arrival phases in reintegration programs.

Post date: Fri, 06 May 2022 17:16:51 -0400

Marking the release of a report examining the assessment of English Learner (EL) students after pandemic-induced disruptions, this webinar examines ELs’ learning experiences during the 2020-21 academic year and their performance and participation in statewide testing, and how schools are using data to inform interventions and instruction this year. 

Post date: Thu, 28 Apr 2022 01:17:29 -0400

Marking the launch of a new IOM-MPI report, this webcast examines the state of mobility across world regions into the third year of the COVID-19 pandemic—what travel restrictions remain, what policy adaptations have occurred, and how do systems improve for the next public-health crisis.

Post date: Mon, 25 Apr 2022 10:57:16 -0400

This webinar convenes international experts to consider what is known about public opinion and narratives on refugees and what this means for the Ukrainian crisis. How can immediate post-crisis solidarity be harnessed and made more sustainable?

Post date: Thu, 21 Apr 2022 10:29:55 -0400

As the European Union unveils its new skills and talent package, this MPI Europe webinar explores how Europe can address its labor market needs at a time of great upheaval, and the role that immigration and immigrant integration policy can play in helping propel Europe’s economic recovery.

Post date: Fri, 08 Apr 2022 13:13:33 -0400

With the United States having 11.3 million unfilled positions as of March 2022 and facing an aging population, declining fertility, and shifting skills needs, what role can immigration serve in fulfilling labor market needs, particularly in the area of health care? Experts will explore on this webinar.

Post date: Fri, 11 Mar 2022 12:16:54 -0500

MPI and MPI Europe celebrated the life and career of Dr. Demetrios G. Papademetriou, bringing together speakers from around the world to speak to his legacy. 

Post date: Tue, 08 Mar 2022 12:02:32 -0500

This event explored changing migration patterns from Guatemala, how policymakers and development practitioners can help create livelihood options and address other drivers of migration, and the broader lessons for policy approaches in sending and receiving countries that could help better manage migration and provide alternatives to irregular migration.

Post date: Wed, 02 Mar 2022 13:44:57 -0500

With hundreds of thousands of people fleeing Ukraine in the first days after invasion and predictions of an exodus of several million more, this webinar features expert discussion on the implementation of the EU Temporary Protection Directive, prospects for the integration of the displaced, and lessons from the 2015-2016 refugee crisis.

Post date: Tue, 15 Feb 2022 11:53:04 -0500

Marking the release of an MPI report, this webinar takes stock of lessons learned about remote learning during the pandemic and examines how governments, schools, and service providers can advance digital equity for children in immigrant families.

Post date: Mon, 31 Jan 2022 11:50:40 -0500

This conversation with policymakers and practitioners reflects on the progress made in the past three years to better integrate gender into reintegration programs for returned migrants, ongoing challenges, and how the International Migration Review Forum in May offers a critical moment to promote good practices. 

Post date: Wed, 12 Jan 2022 13:24:59 -0500

One year into President Joe Biden's term, this discussion examines the administration's track record on immigration and what lays ahead.

Post date: Fri, 19 Nov 2021 13:34:35 -0500

Este webinar marca la publicación de un informe que examina el marco institucional y las iniciativas del estado de Costa Rica que apoyan la integración de migrantes y refugiados, un área de política particularmente crítica a medida que la población inmigrante continúa creciendo.

Post date: Thu, 18 Nov 2021 17:11:17 -0500

In this webinar, speakers examine the critical role of child care provided by family, friends, and neighbors (FFN) for immigrant families and program and policy approaches to more equitably serve and support FFN caregivers.

Post date: Tue, 02 Nov 2021 18:12:27 -0400

One out of four U.S. children has an immigrant parent. On this webinar, speakers explore the intersections between the immigration and child welfare systems, along with promising state and local practices that child welfare agencies can take to improve their responsiveness to the needs of these families and promote the well-being of these children.

Post date: Wed, 27 Oct 2021 16:01:41 -0400

MPI’s 20th Anniversary Conference featured the Director-General of the International Organization for Migration, António Vitorino, in an armchair conversation with MPI co-founder and President Emeritus Demetrios G. Papademetriou, as well as a panel discussion with UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi and MPI co-founder Kathleen Newland and KIND President Wendy Young.

Post date: Mon, 25 Oct 2021 16:01:56 -0400

This symposium features two panel discussions that will provide government and NGO perspectives from Canada and the United States on the challenges and opportunities that the COVID-19 pandemic poses for immigrant integration.