migration management

28 Sep: EESC President Christa Schweng calls for right balance between effective and realistic migration management

(Source: European Economic and Social Committee)

Prior to tomorrow’s adoption of migration related communications by the European Commission, the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) recalls the need for a common European framework for migration management that is effective, focusses on both external borders and legal migration pathways and is in line with EU’s values. The EESC welcomes the existing monitoring done by the Commission as this provides the factual basis for future policy measures.

The Covid-19 pandemic led to a significant reduction in migration to the EU. Countries have closed borders, restricted routes for legal migration and scaled back programmes …