Scholarships for Graduate Studies under FAO Scholarship Programme
A number of scholarships are available for graduate studies under the FAO Scholarship Programme.
Changes in the Canadian Immigration Policy taking effect on January 2013
In August 2012, Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) has announced some modifications to Canadian immigration policy targeting primarily the Federal Skilled Workers Class program (FSWC), as well as the creation of a distinct program for skilled tradespersons. These changes aim to make it easier for foreigners with a work permit to gain permanent residence as well.
Skills Transfer Programmes and their Contribution to Development: 13-14 November 2012, Sarajevo
The two-day regional seminar in Sarajevo will aim to share and discuss best practices and lessons learned through case studies of skills transfer programmes, including the Temporary and Virtual Return component of the Migration for Development in the Western Balkans (MIDWEB) programme.
Reintegration of skilled migrants discussed in Skopje
Skopje, 7th June 2012: A roundtable workshop was held in Skopje in partnership with Migration, Asylum, Refugees Regional Initiative – Regional Centre (MARRI – RC) in order to share best practices and procedures for the successful reintegration of skilled migrants into countries of origin.
Campaign: Information Right Now
Forum MNE, in cooperation with Department for Youth and Sport, launched an information campaign in Montenegro.
IOM Trains Consular Staff in Montenegro on Migration Issues
Podgorica, 26th April 2012:
As part of the Migration for Development in the Western Balkans (MIDWEB) project, IOM in Montenegro organized a two-day training on labour migration and migrant protection for personnel of the consular department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and European Integration.
Language and Specialist Courses in Germany
A number of specialist and language courses will be offered during the summer of 2012 under the DAAD Summer Academy. The courses are offered in a number of disciplines in designated academic and research institutions in Germany.