Migration and integraton: does the eu live up to its values?

Can the European Union develop a common vision on migration policy? How can it safeguard the “European Way of Life”, act in the interests of citizens and put its values and principles into action? These were some of the questions addressed at the EU Watch Policy Conference "Migration and integration: Does the EU live up … Continue reading Migration and integraton: does the eu live up to its values?

Promoting balanced migration narratives at local level

Due to their size and proximity to citizens, cities are in a unique position to foster social cohesion and encourage data-driven migration narratives. How are local governments in the Euro-Mediterranean region taking action to promote a fair discourse on migration and unlock its full potential? How are cities tackling misguided and ill-informed public perceptions on … Continue reading Promoting balanced migration narratives at local level

Migrazioni, Europa e territorio: sfide per il futuro

Da anni la questione migratoria e il rapporto fra Italia e Unione europea sono argomenti di grande discussione e accesi dibattiti anche a livello locale. Mentre molte notizie girano, spesso incontrollate, e la battaglia degli slogan sul futuro dell’Europa continua imperterrita, è di interesse per tutti informarsi e discutere apertamente delle tematiche correnti più significative. … Continue reading Migrazioni, Europa e territorio: sfide per il futuro

Intervento a #MINDEducation

Fantastico lavoro svolto da #MINDEducation, il programma ideato con l’obiettivo di coinvolgere i ragazzi nella progettazione di MIND Milano Innovation District, stimolando la nascita di idee per progettare e realizzare le città e le comunità del futuro. giunto alla sua quarta edizione!Grazie alla collega Rossella Speroni del Centro Comune di Ricerca della Commissione europea per l'invito … Continue reading Intervento a #MINDEducation

Communication and Open Governance in a Time of Crisis

Credit: https://bit.ly/3wSc9M2 What is the state of play, lessons learned, and future orientations to partnerships in open governance today? This was the question debated at the latest meeting of the Club of Venice in a great event gathering high level experts ready to showcase examples of European cross-border and cross-sectoral cooperation, with the intention to … Continue reading Communication and Open Governance in a Time of Crisis

Six recommendations to promote a balanced migration narrative

A few weeks ago I talked to The MARSA project about recommendations to promote balanced migration narratives. This interview draws on the finding and research carried out by EUROMED Migration V, a programme funded by the EU and implemented by the ICMPD. It supports EU Member States and the European Neighbourhood Instrument Southern Partner Countries … Continue reading Six recommendations to promote a balanced migration narrative

Brexit: quanto fa freddo fuori?

A partire da quel 23 giugno del 2016 quando i britannici votarono per uscire dall'Unione europea, siamo stati testimoni di una vera e propria battaglia narrativa incessante, basata sull'idea che il Regno Unito "avesse votato male" e che quel voto, espressione dell'esercizio democratico, non poteva essere accettato.La Brexit è sicuramente un danno sia per il … Continue reading Brexit: quanto fa freddo fuori?

Interview with Ronnie Goldberg on labour migration and COVID19

A few days ago I had the pleasure to interview Ronnie Goldberg, Senior Counsel at the United States Council for International Business, Chair of the International Organisation of Employers and representative for the Global Forum for Migration Development. We discussed global labour migration trends and the effects of the COVID 19 pandemic. This interview is … Continue reading Interview with Ronnie Goldberg on labour migration and COVID19