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.
Ad-hoc queries received in September
In September 2016 Latvian Contact Point of the European Migration Network has received following ad-hoc queries:
Meeting of the Glossary Working Group
42nd Meeting of the European Migration Network Glossary took place in Riga on 10th August 2016.
EMN Workshop “The use of internet/social media in migrant smuggling and the development on information campaigns/counter-narratives”
The EMN Workshop “The use of internet/social media in migrant smuggling and the development on information campaigns/counter-narratives” which took palce on June 16 was organised as direct outcome of the EMN/Netherlands Presidency organised meeting on “Promoting the Multidisciplinary Approach in Addressing Migrant Smuggling”.
Focussed study “Resettlement and humanitarian admission programmes Latvian experience”
The purpose of the Focussed Study “Resettlement and Humanitarian Admission Programmes Latvian Experience” is to provide a comprehensive report on challenges and current solutions in respect of refugee resettlement schema and operation of the humanitarian admission programme.
Conference “Tackling statelessness: exchange of experiences and good practices'”
On April 15, 2016 Luxembourgish Contact Point of the European Migration Network organised a conference “”Tackling statelessness: exchange of experiences and good practices'”.