The Global Exchange on Migration and Diversity is a COMPAS initiative opening up opportunities for knowledge exchange and longer term collaboration between those working in the migration field
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Exploring the particular challenges cities and smaller municipalities face in fulfilling their responsibilties to migrants and other local residents

INCLUSIVE CITIES (2017-2019) >>

Five UK cities engaged in a process of peer-to-peer learning exchange and engaging with Welcoming America to deliver a step-change in their inclusion strategies

CITY INITIATIVE ON IRREGULAR MIGRANTS IN EUROPE (2017-19) >>

C-MIS supports a working group of nine European cities to build a stronger body of evidence on city practices, share learning and develop guidance material on key areas of service provision, including four short videos, relevant to municipalities across Europe.

INTEGRATION IN EUROPEAN CITIES (2015) >>

Our first Autumn Academy, a residential course in Oxford for European city officials on integration and diversity

MIGRANT INTEGRATION AT THE LOCAL LEVEL IN UK (2015)>>

A half-day workshop for local authority officers organised with the South East Region Strategic Migration Partnership exploring challenges and practical solutions and the contribution of data and research evidence.

STRATEGIC APPROACH TO INTEGRATION IN WALES >>

An international learning exchange conference to facilitate exchange between Welsh and European local authorities on the latest evidence and good practice on migrant integration

CITY RESPONSES TO MIGRANTS (2014) >>

A two-day roundtable in Barcelona with representatives from 11 cities in eight European countries on city responses to irregular migrants, in partnership with Barcelona City Council and Eurocities.