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Conference "The 5-year lessons of managing asylum in Europe: How to implement a successful integration strategy" 

Author:Providus

The National Integration Evaluation Mechanism (NIEM) is a six-years long transnational project which aims to prepare key actors in the integration field in 15 EU Member States to better face the current challenges and improve the integration outcomes of beneficiaries of international protection. Conflict situations tend to last longer, and it takes currently on average 17 years, before refugees fleeing civil wars may eventually have a chance to return to their home country. Hence, the long-term integration of newly arrived beneficiaries of international protection is without alternative and presents an immediate challenge for European societies. Read

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

Author:Providus

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

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

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

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

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

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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

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Asylum seekers in Latvia: data, challenges and policy 62

Author:Providus

Presentation includes an analysis of the weaknesses and strengths of the Latvian action plan to welcome asylum seekers, as well as unique data on asylum seekers in the reception centre “Mucenieki”. Read