Discussion "Development of Digital Skills – The Road to a More Inclusive and Diverse Labour Market?" 

Author:Providus.lv

90% of future workplaces will require digital skills, but nearly half of Latvia's population do not have sufficient skills in this area. What are the existing policy initiatives and practices to promote learning of digital skills? How do employers ensure that their employees have the appropriate level of knowledge? How can the development of these skills foster the growth of Latvia's economy and create a more inclusive and diverse labour market? o employment practices and regulations need to change to keep pace with digitalisation and modern business models? Read

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Mapping Report: Social Orientation in Latvia 

Author:Agnese Lāce, Rasmuss Filips Geks

Social orientation activities encompass courses, modules and other initiatives in which non-nationals are introduced with basic civic knowledge of the host society. In Latvia they are provided in the framework of social integration policy guidelines, and cover activities for third country nationals and beneficiaries of international protection. Read

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Migration Matters Video Screening: Are you part of the "us" or the "them"? 

Author:Providus.lv

We're excited to invite you to MigrationMatters first ever screening in Latvia, featuring videos from their newest online course "Rethinking 'Us' & 'Them': Integration and Diversity in Europe", which examines questions such as: "How do we make integration work?", "Why is talking about identity so complicated?", and "How can we learn diversity?". Read

Training

Discussion: How to involve persons without Latvian citizenship in the lives of municipalities? 

Author:Providus.lv

As the next local election is approaching in 2017, we want to discuss the ways municipalities can incorporate all their inhabitants in the life of the municipality, also including people who do not hold Latvian citizenship. Indeed, what are the means beyond voting that may foster the realization of the full potential of this particular group in order to use their knowledge and skills for the promotion of local development?
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Guests or participants? Participation of mobile EU citizens in countries of residence 

Author:Marija Golubeva

PROVIDUS together with Diversity Development Group and Forum Polonia invites to take part in a workshop on the participation of mobile EU citizens in countries of residence. Read

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The Nation State and Migration in the Baltics: Getting to Terms with the Past and the Future 36

Author:Providus.lv

Video from the introductory panel of the conference held in Riga on 10 June 2016. Read

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Do Mobile Citizens Engage? 

Author:Marija Golubeva, Marta Riksa

A new report on the engagement of Baltic and Polish citizens in Irish political life. Read

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Supporting children 5

Author:Sanita Sīle, Ilona Kronberga

PROVIDUS' research reflecting project results on innovative working methods for reducing risks provoked by antisocial behaviour in children. Read

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A window of opportunity 4

Author:Providus.lv

Common interests and redefined comparative advantages create favourable conditions for stronger cooperation among Poland and the Baltic States. Read

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Poland, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia: in search of common interests 51

Author:Providus.lv

A study of Institute of Public Affairs presented and discussed in Riga on 25 November, 2015. Read

Asylum

Asylum seekers in Latvia 

Author:Marija Golubeva, Marta Riksa

Background paper including unique data from October and November 2015 about asylum seekers currently staying or having already left the Mucenieki centre for asylum seekers in Latvia. Read