Monday, 20th of August

Welcome to the web site of the Latvian Contact Point of the European Migration Network!

The objective of the Network is to meet the information needs of Community institutions and of Member States’ authorities and institutions on migration and asylum, by providing up-to-date, objective, reliable and comparable information on migration and asylum, with a view to supporting policymaking in the European Union in these areas.


EMN study “Labour market integration of third-country nationals in Latvia”

The overall aim of the study is to inform the target audience on the application of integration measures for third-country nationals across Member States, excluding measures that are only designed for beneficiaries of international protection, asylum seekers and students/graduates. The focus is on labour market integration measures, identifying existing policies and examples of good or promising practices from public and private sectors.


Conference “Practical aspects of the recognition of victims of trafficking in human beings”

To prompte awareness of recognition of the victims of trafficking in human beings and to give an overview of the public authorities  during the conference presentations were given by officials from involved state institutions.  In order to promote closer cooperation between public authorities and other organizations in identifying the victims of trafficking in human beings reprasentatives from non-govermental organizations  also presented their practice. Within the conference foreign experience in the implementation of inter institutional cooperation was acquired from Luxembourgh, Sweden and Finland.


EMN Glossary Version 6.0

The EMN Glossary has been updated  to reflect the most up-to-date developments in the field of asylum and migration and now contains over 450 terms.


EMN 10 Year Anniversary Report

To mark the 10 year anniversary of the EMN, the Anniversary Report takes stock of and presents key trends in asylum and migration flows and policy developments over the past 10 years.


Report on migration and asylum in Latvia and EU (2017) has been published

Report on migration and asylum in Latvia and EU (2017) has been published.