Human rights? Irrelevant for EU migration policies!

Human rights? Irrelevant for EU migration policies!

On the occasion of the EU leaders meeting, taking place in Valletta on February 8-9, CONCORD expresses its concern that Official Development Assistance (ODA) is increasingly used for the promotion of European migration and security interests. This is policy incoherence in its worst form, ignoring the EU Treaty obligation for Policy Coherence for Development and the 2030 Agenda’s commitment to Policy Coherence for Sustainable Development.

A missed opportunity in Valletta

A missed opportunity in Valletta 17 November 2015 by Bob van Dillen, Expert Migration and Development of Cordaid and Chair of the CONCORD Migration and Development Task Force What would our history students in 2050 make of the ‘historic’ Valletta Summit...