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Migration is our new reality. The time has come to start thinking, talking and acting about migration in a more comprehensive and long-term way, putting in place policies aimed at promoting integration and inclusion.
When it comes to migration, we’re in it for the long haul. This not a problem to solve or a challenge to address. Migration is deeply intertwined with our policies on economics, trade, education and employment — to name just a few.
Dimitris Avramopoulos is European commissioner for migration, home affairs and citizenship.
putting in place policies aimed at promoting integration and inclusion.
More than 25,000 people in need of protection have been resettled to the Continent, with another 50,000 expected to arrive in the next two years.
originally posted by: angeldoll
a reply to: pavil
Yep. But in the end, if you really think about it, it will probably be for the best.
I'm in UK which is still for now part of the EU but being an island nation we have escaped the exodus Merkel created. Island status and strict border controls of course.
originally posted by: pavil
If people could state in their posts if they are from an EU country, I'd appreciate it. It effects you directly. I'm curious as to how the citizens of EU countries feel about this.