Welcoming Refugees – Local European Experiences

More than 130 experts from all over the world in an international conference to share our experience for one purpose – to help the refugees. And the hostage of the Sweedish people, makes us be sure that the refugees are welcomed and good hosted.

Among of them was Pia Prytz Phiri, a Regional Representative of UNHCR Northern Europe. It was an honor and a privilege since among the other representatives was the Swedish Minister for Employment and Integration Ylva Johansson, who was the best example for Swedish experience dealing with refugees crisis. The only representative from Balkan was Driton Maliqi.

Moreover, our association is thankful for the Norrkoping Municipality, the Institute for Research on Migration, Ethnicity and Society at Linkoping University, and Arena Ide.

Our association gives a special thanks to Lisa Pelling, for giving us the opportunity to be a part of an International Conference, Welcoming Refugees – Local European Experiences, which was held in Sweden – Norrkoping,  in 25th - 27th of January.    

For more you have the  report from the conference “Welcoming Refugees – Local European Experiences” that was held in Norrköping, Sweden from 25 to 27 January, 2017.

The report was written during the conference, and published on 27 January 2017. In this report, you will find summaries of the interventions made by the conference’s key note speakers, as well as conclusions and recommendations from its seven workshops.