116th NCP meeting

Jaša Grizold, member of SI NCP participated on 116th NCP meeting which was held on 19. 11. 2021. The meeting was held as a hybrid event for the first time, since COVID-19 pandemic was declared in 2020. Discussions were focused on reporting system and database to facilitate collection of information related to sanctions, complaints and…

Commission’s report on migration and asylum

Croatian National Contact Point in the EMN has prepared an overview of the European Commission’s report on migration and asylum. Report was published in the context of Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee, and the Committee of the Regions The report describes all major development…

Visas for start-ups and tech talents in the EU

EMN France organized an online workshop on 21 October 2021, on the topic: “Visas for start-ups and tech talents in the European Union”. The workshop was structured into two presentation sessions and aimed at presenting the information collected in the 2019 EMN study on migratory pathways for start-ups and innovative entrepreneurs in the EU, as…

30th EMN Steering Board

Pina Stepan, Slovenian representative in the EMN Steering Board attended the 30th EMN Steering Board meeting which took place on 29. 10. 2021. Main agenda points were aimed at development of the EMN-IES, cooperation of the EMN with third-countries and unit rate costs in EMN financing 2021-2022.  

115th meeting of EMN NCPs

115th meeting of EMN National Contact Points will be held on 9. 9. and 10. 9. 2021. Meeting will be delivered in an online format. Sabina Hrovatin, National Coordinator, will present upcoming annual EMN conference that will be organized during Slovenian Presidency of the Council of the EU. Meeting agenda points are listed as following:…

EMN Workshop in Serbia

Between 31. 8. and 1. 9. 2021 EMN took part in a Workshop in Belgrade, where Sabina Hrovatin, national coordinator in the EMN, actively participated. In addition to the representatives of the EMN, key stakeholders from Serbian migration and asylum system were also present in the Workshop. The latter included: Commissariat for Refugees and Migration,…

EMN study on data management in the asylum procedure

The new EMN study entitled “Accurate, timely, interoperable? Data management in the asylum procedure” explores how data are managed in the different phases of asylum procedure (making, registering, lodging and examining). Information presented in the study covers comparable information and examples from 25 countries on different aspects of data management. Study can be accessed on…