Group photo of the attendees of the Madrid CONNECTION meeting
Madrid meeting of the CONNECTION community of practice on pathways to employment

The EU-funded CONNECTION Project: Helping migrants into work by linking employment advice with integration support

How can European cities address the relatively high rates of unemployment among their migrant residents? Would it help if support for getting into work was better coordinated with integration services? Officials from Sofia, Tampere, Antwerp, Karditsa, Brest and Madrid, came together as a community of practice in the Spanish capital in November 2021, to see for themselves how this might be achieved. Read more

Innovative West Midlands cities’ migration-friendly plan kicks off

MigrationWork has started working with three West Midlands cities on a major initiative to help the region’s communities get the maximum benefit from migration and improve migrants’ and refugees’ sense of belonging by offering services including language classes, employment support and the chance to learn new skills. Read more

Integration toolkits launched

Four new toolkits to help cities with migrant integration have been published by Eurocities, with the support of Migrationwork. Read more