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We Are a Humanitarian Organization. We Provide Protection and Assistance to Refugees

An interview with Anne-Elisabeth Ravetto, Acting Representative of the UNHCR in the Russian Federation On September 20­–21, the Russian International Affairs Council hosted IV International Conference “Migration and International Law” that gathered experts in the field from Russia and abroad. RIAC Website Editor Maria Smekalova discussed with Anne-Elisabeth Ravetto, Acting Representative of the UNHCR in the Russian Federation, the process of finding ...

11.10.2018

A Pragmatic View on Migration

Interviews with Russian and Foreign Migration Experts What should a state prioritize in matters of migration policy: ethics and morals or pragmatic considerations? Who is more effective at protecting migrant rights: government bodies or non-governmental human rights organizations? Will ...

05.10.2018

IV International Conference “Migration and International Law”

... International Affairs Council (RIAC), Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA), and International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). On September 19–21, 2018 Moscow hosted IV International Conference “Migration and International Law”. The event was organized by Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC), Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration ( RANEPA ), and International Committee of the Red Cross ( ICRC ). ...

22.09.2018

Migration and «Vortex of Change» in Europe Discussed in Hungary

On July 3, 2018, Kőszeg (Hungary) hosted a session “At the Intersection of Migration and Populist Politics” within XXIII International Summer University (ISU) "Europe in the Vortex of Change”. On July 3, 2018, Kőszeg (Hungary) hosted a session “At the Intersection of Migration and Populist Politics” within XXIII ...

09.07.2018

«Triple Win Situation» Benefiting from Migration: Regional OSCE Seminar in Kazakhstan

On June 25–26, 2018, Almaty (the Republic of Kazakhstan), hosted a regional seminar "Enhancing Effectiveness of Migration Policies as a Tool for Regional Economic Stability, Development and Growth in Central Asia». On June 25–26, 2018, Almaty (the Republic of Kazakhstan), hosted a regional seminar "Enhancing Effectiveness of Migration Policies as a Tool ...

27.06.2018

RIAC and Delegation of the EU to Russia Hold a Seminar on «Challenges Posed by the Refugee and Migration Crisis, and Opportunities for Cooperation between the EU and Russia»

On April 19–20 Rome hosted a seminar on challenges posed by the unprecedented refugee and migration crisis, and opportunities for cooperation between the EU and Russia to address them, organized jointly by Russian International Council, Delegation of the European Union to Russia, and Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI). On April 19–20 ...

24.04.2018

Meeting with Acting United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in Russia Jean-Noel Wetterwald

..., 2018, Jean-Noel Wetterwald, acting United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in Russia (UNHCR), visited Russian International Affairs Council. The following issues were discussed in the course of the meeting with RIAC management: international migration and refugee issue in the context of regional crisis situations, the possibility of expanding Russia's cooperation with UNHCR in sharing experience on working with internally displaced people and refugees, as well as the challenges the international ...

28.03.2018

RIAC at OSCE and IOM Conference on the Occasion of International Migrants Day

On December 18, 2017, Vienna hosted an OSCE and IOM international conference «Perception is not Reality – Towards a New Narrative of Migration» on the occasion of International Migrants Day. On December 18, 2017, Vienna hosted an OSCE and IOM international conference «Perception is not Reality – Towards a New Narrative of Migration» on the occasion of International Migrants ...

20.12.2017

African Union-European Union Summit: The Security – Development Nexus in a New Way

... trading partner and donor of development assistance for the continent. The joint declaration adopted at the end of the summit reflected initiatives in four strategic areas: economic opportunities for young people; ensuring peace and security; mobility and migration; cooperation in the field of good governance. It is important that the summit saw presentation of a new EU External Investment Plan (EIP). According to this initiative, the EU established the European Fund for Sustainable Development with a ...

07.12.2017
 

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