• EMN Study: Resettlement and the Humanitarian Admission Programme in Austria (2016)

    Order This study provides an overview on Resettlement and the Austrian Humanitarian Admission Programme for especially vulnerable Syrian refugees. The first and second part of the Humanitarian Admission Programme (HAP I and HAP II) are examined in the context of developments at the global, European and Austrian level. After a presentation of the legal framework, the main actors are introduced. The study also describes the process and funding of both parts of the programme and presents statistics as well as experiences in implementing the programme. Country Report Austria (DE) Country Report Austria (EN) Short Summary (DE / EN) Other Country Reports

  • EMN Study: Changes of immigration status and purpose of residence in Austria (2015)

    Order This study deals with options for changing residence status in Austria without having to leave the country. After giving an overview of the respective admission criteria in each case, the study elaborates on the possibilities of changing an existing residence permit. Furthermore, the question of whether a change of immigration status brings about specific legal advantages or disadvantages is also examined. In particular, the policy objectives underlying the provisions on changes of purpose are discussed. Country Report Austria (DE) Country Report Austria (EN) Short Summary (EN / DE) EMN Synthesis Report (EN) EMN Inform (EN) EMN Inform (DE) Other Country Reports

EMN Ad-hoc Queries

Ad-hoc Queries - an effective means of compiling comparable information on migration and asylum.

  • National EMN Conference Sweden: „Resettlement and humanitarian admission programs in Europe“

    Date/ Place: 13 October 2016, to be confirmed Further Information

  • National EMN Conference Czech Republic: "Integration of Refugees: 25 Years of Experience of the Czech Republic"

    Date/ Place: 1 December 2016, Prague (Czech Republic) Further Information

  • Training course: "Interkulturelle Kompetenzen und Diversität"

    Date/ Place: 21 April to 22 October 2016, Vienna (Austria) Organizer: Interkulturelles Zentrum Language: DE Further Information

  • Institute for Peace & Dialogue: Summer Academies

    Place/ Date: 08 August - 06 November 2016, Baar (Switzerland) Language: EN More Information

  • EU will pledge additional €40 million in humanitarian aid to Yemen at United Nations General Assembly

    European Commission 21 September 2016, more information available here (EN).

  • European Commission announces up to €108 million in emergency funding to Bulgaria to improve border and migration management

    European Commission 16 September 2016, more information available here (EN).

  • Lage der Union 2016: Kommission will Schutz der Außengrenzen verstärken

    European Commission 14 September 2016, more information available here (EN).

  • EU announces new €115 million emergency support to improve conditions for refugees in Greece

    European Commission 10 September 2016, more information available here (EN).

  • Call for applications: 3 PhD Vacancies in the area of “youth mobilities”

    Deadline: to be confirmed Maastricht University Info

  • Call for Papers: Migration Studies

    Submissions are continuosly accepted. Oxford Journals Info

  • Call for projects: Initiative Vielfalter

    Submissions are continuosly accepted. Interkulturelles Zentrum Info

  • Call for Proposals: The Mobility Partnership Facility

    open deadline International Centre for Migration Policy Development Info