EWSI NEWS: November 2020


European Website on Integration


30 November 2020 / 140

EU Highlights:

  • The fourth edition of the Canada-EU Migration Platform, dedicated to the integration of migrant women, is now out - watch the webinars on EWSI. Stay tuned for the closing event on 18 December, to be streamed live on EWSI.
  • The European Commission presented the new EU Action Plan on Integration and Inclusion (2021-2027) which comes with concrete actions and earmarks funding for initiatives meant to bring inclusion for all.
  • The European Commission's Joint Research Centre (JRC) published a study projecting the net fiscal impact of immigration in the EU. It found that the increased labour market participation of non-EU migrants could generate large fiscal gains for host countries.
  • Another study by the JRC found that being both a woman and born outside the European Union reduces a person's chance of active participation in the European labour market, even if that person is highly educated.


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