World Refugee Day – 20 June 2020 – message from UNHCR


World refugee day 2020

Each year on June 20 the United Nations, United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) and countless civic groups around the world host World Refugee Day events in order to draw the public’s attention to the millions of refugees and Internally displaced persons worldwide who have been forced to flee their homes due to war, conflict and persecution. The annual commemoration is marked by a variety of events in … Read More

Dissemination of project CiSoTRA at MakeLearn & TIIM 2020


The Makelearn & TIIM Conference 2020 was organized from 20 to 22 May, in a virtual environment. Project CiSoTRA was presented through paper and video contribution; and through promotion video: Title of contribution: Access to the labour market for young migrants – case of Italy. Contribution was prepared by CSIG Taranto and POU Naples. Ten-minute promotion video about the project … Read More

What measures are in place to ensure the long-term integration of migrants and refugees in Europe?


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A special European Web Site on Integration (EWSI) analysis Following the 2014–2016 sudden arrival of a large number of asylum seekers in Europe, many countries implemented measures for the integration of refugees and migrants. Several years later, EWSI asks: have countries been able to go beyond meeting migrants’ basic needs and towards their full social and economic inclusion? The new EWSI analysis looks into … Read More

Slovenian Filantropy is searching for volounteers who will be mentors to young migrants


Slovenian Filantropy is a partner in the project MINT: Mentoring for integration of children affected by migration. Migrant children and youth are especially vulnerable to social exclusion. Through the MINT project, the partners aim at empowering refugee and migrant children as well as European youth to engage in new integration activities. By using an innovative mentoring programme, the project aim … Read More

Poročilo o simpoziju spodbujanja integracije migrantov v družbo


Mirovni inštitut je 27. novembra v Slovenskem etnografskem muzeju organiziral simpozij »Spodbujanje integracije migrantov v družbo skozi njihovo vključevanje na trg dela«, na katerem je želel povezati vse pomembne akterje v Sloveniji na tem področju, od državnih/javnih institucij, nevladnih organizacij do migrantov in migrantk samih. Simpozij je bil organiziran v okviru projektov RefugeeAction III: spodbujanje integracije begunk in beguncev v družbo … Read More

CisoTRA project was presented in the UK



As the representatives of the European Youth Association from Ljubljana, Slovenia, we attended a study visit in the framework of the ERASMUS + Mobility of Youth Workers. The study visit titled Social Integration took place between 3.12. and 10.12. in Plymouth, England. The city has a rich migration history. Study visit focused on the particular theme and mainly consisted of … Read More

General training for professionals 2019 in Germany, Regensburg


Cisotra general training 2

On 5.11. German partner held its forth general training in cooperation with the “Workgroup Foreign Workers”, the oldest NGO on migration issues in Regensburg (since 1971). The 27 social worker, volunteers and professionals from institutions like the Youth Migration Service, Caritas and others discusssed the role of social work in the transition of youth. When arriving in new countries youth … Read More

National seminar CiSoTRA 2019 in Germany, Regensburg


Cisotra national seminar

On 7th of November CiSoTra Germany celebrated its second national seminar, The seminar was integrated to the largest conference on education issues in eastern Bavaria the “Education Conference 2019” hosted by the City Hall and County of Regensburg. The conference was attended by an expert audience of 150 stakeholders from schools, public institutions, training providers, social work and universities. The … Read More