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The EU Pact on Migration and Asylum: International Partnerships in light of the UN Global Compact on Refugees

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This ASILE project Webinar will examine the new Pact on Migration and Asylum, paying particular attention to the Pact's proposals on international migration partnerships, global solidarity and equitable responsibility sharing with third countries. It will assess the lessons learned and ways forward of EU migration partnerships. The Webinar will cover the EU's commitment to support refugee hosting countries. It will explore the EU's role in ensuring access to asylum, and facilitating complementary protection instruments like resettlement, humanitarian visas and community/private sponsorships in light of the UN Global Compact on Refugees (GCR).

Keynote speaker: Ylva Johansson, Commissioner for Home Affairs

Discussants:

  • Sophie In't Veld, MEP, Renew Europe Group
  • Alice Kuhnke, Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance
  • Sophie Magennis, Head of Policy and Legal Support, UNHCR Regional Representation for EU Affairs
  • Andrew Geddes, Professor, Director, Migration Policy Centre, EUI

Chair: Sergio Carrera (CEPS and EUI, ASILE Project Coordinator).

 

This event is free and open to the public, but you must register to gain access to the ZOOM meeting.
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When
October 16th, 2020 11:00 AM   through   12:15 PM
Location
CEPS (online),
Place du Congrès 1,
1000 Brussels,
Belgium
Contact
Phone: +32 2 2293911
Email:
Event Info
Meeting ref
Responsible Mr. Sergio Carrera
Secretary Ms. Miriam Mir

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