EMN-OECD webinar “(EU Member) States responses to managing residence permits and migrant unemployment during the COVID-19 pandemic”

Recording of the EMN-OECD Webinar “(EU Member) States responses to managing residence permits and migrant unemployment during the COVID-19 pandemic” which took place Thursday 30 July 2020 at 10.30 (CEST) is available on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zSJdt7d7-1c#action=share

The event served as a launch for the first – of a series of four – EMN-OECD Inform on the impact of COVID-19 in the migration area. The focus of this Inform and webinar is on (EU) Member States’ responses to the COVID-19 pandemic to date as regards the legal migration and unemployment area.

Agenda

  • 10h30 – 10h35 – Welcome remarks, Magnus Ovilius, Head of Agencies and Networks Coordination Sector and Chair of the EMN, DG HOME, European Commission
  • 10h35 – 10h50 – Migrants’ employment during the COVID pandemicLaurent Aujean, DG HOME, European Commission
  • 10h50 – 11h05 – Presentation of key findings (EU) of EMN OECD Inform
    • Adolfo Sommarribas, Legal advisor, EMN Luxembourg
  • 11h05 – 11h20 – Presentation of main trends in the OECD countries
    • Jean-Christophe Dumont, Head of the International Migration Division in the Directorate for Employment, Labour and Social Affairs, OECD
  • 11h20 – 11h35 – Q&A session
  • 11h35 – 11h45 – Closing remarks, Magnus Ovilius

Moderator: Rafael Bärlund, EMN Finland, Co-Chair of the EMN Communication & Dissemination Working Group

 

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