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The impact of migration on Europe

ICID joins the Center for Strategic International Studies to talk about a sustainable approach to migration

On Friday, October 13, at 3:00 pm EST, ICID’s director Furio Rosati will participate in a public panel discussion of the impact of migration on Europe, hosted by the Center for Strategic International Studies (CSIS) in collaboration with the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation (AICS). The event takes place at CSIS headquarters in Washington DC,  during the week of the IMF - World Bank Annual Meetings.

Rosati will discuss about how to develop an effective and sustainable approach to migration together with Laura Frigenti (Director for AICS), Sir Paul Collier (Professor of Economics and Public Policy at the University of Oxford), Jonathan Prentice (Chief of Staff for the Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for International Migration at the United Nations), Father Richard Ryscavage, (School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University), and Daniel F. Runde, (William A. Schreyer Chair and Director, Project on Prosperity and Development, CSIS).

Check out the page of the event here.

"Moving upstream the “relevant” migration frontier. Strategic priorities to turn the migration challenge into a development opportunity"

Laura Frigenti* and Furio C. Rosati**

Migration is one of the most pressing issues on the international political agenda. Despite its current immediate emergency, however, migration is the result of long-term factors and very likely to last for many decades ahead. This calls for a new and more integrated approach to international migration, deeply rooted in sound empirical evidence of the complex dynamics driving people global mobility and emphasizing the key role of countries of origin as the centre of gravity of current and future migration policies and interventions to turn the migration challenge into a development opportunity for both origin and destination economies.

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