Refugees and Skilled Migration - How to Solve the Political Crisis?

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Around 500 participants ranging from politicians and policy makers to opinion leaders and experts from governments, international organizations, the private sector, and civil society organizations gathered recently at the Aula of Sciences in Vienna. The third Vienna Migration Conference 2018 aimed at solving the political crisis related to refugee protection and addressing European needs for skilled migration.

Vienna Migration Conference 2018: From Crisis Management to Future Governance / Picture: © Flickr / photog_at / Joachim Seidler [Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0)]

The Vienna Migration Conference 2018 has certainly been one of the year’s highlights for the organizer, Vienna based CMPD International Centre for Migration Policy Development.

More than 500 participants attended the two-day conference to discuss the most pressing migration issues.

The conference addressed key areas of interest to the migration community, exploring…