Making Migration Work for Development

This project aims to mobilise support from European citizens and politicians for a rights-based-approach to labour migration and decent work (in line with the relevant UN and ILO conventions) and for policy coherence for development.

SOLIDAR is the lead partner. Read more about the project.

Period:
January 2010 - December 2012

Outcomes:
A series of publications

A trilogy of films

  • Through the Eyes of Migrants: Andean Agricultural Workers in Spain

  • Through the Eyes of Migrants: Filipino domestic workers in Italy

Events:

  • 5 October 2011: Day of Action in the European Parliament on Domestic Work, Brussels
  • 23 November 2010: Progetto Sviluppo/CGIL Caserta Round Table on "Decent work for all: a better world starts here" in Caserta, Italy
  • 13 October 2010: Pour la Solidarité/SOLIDAR Round Table on decent work and migration, European Parliament
  • 15 September 2010: Decent Work for All - Making Migration Work for Development, European Parliament | event report

Project partners:
Pour la Solidarité, Czech Council on Foreign Relations, Solidarité Laïque, ISCOS-CISL, Progetto Sviluppo-CGIL, ADO SAH ROM, ISCOD and will be delivered in close collaboration with SOLIDAR’s Global Network partners.

Funded by:
European Commission’s EuropeAid.

Contact:
Michael Oberreuter, Migration & Development Project Officer

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