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   Event Type Conference    
 

Sep 27th 2018




To

Sep 28th 2018

The 2nd Annual Metropolis North America Migration Policy Forum  
Event Serial - ACA204746
Website   https://www.metropolisconference.ca/mexico/en/program.php
Contact Person - Sarah Kooi
Event enquiries email address - sarah.kooi@acs-aec.ca
Deadline for abstracts/proposals: 2018-06-29
Organized by: Metropolis North America
Venue: Mexico City, Mexico City, Mexico

About Event

Longstanding migration flows to and through North America are changing. Shifts in patterns – both driving policy change and responding to it – require fresh thinking across borders. Around the world, proliferating crises have increased the number of refugees and asylum seekers on the move, triggering enhanced border security and vetting protocols in many countries. Within North America, a well-worn north-bound migration pattern is complemented by an increasing southward flow to Mexico and beyond. This stream comprises both those who voluntarily migrate and those being repatriated