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  • GFMD 2008 s Making the Business Case for Migration October 14, 2015 - What’s in it for Businesses? The Hague Process on Refugees and Migration (THP), together with the Turkish Chairmanship of the Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD), has conducted a study on the Business Case for Migration. This study applies … Continue reading
  • People on the Move - Handbook of Selected Terms and Concepts s A Handbook of Terms and Concepts Related to People on the Move August 9, 2015 - Terminology regarding people on the move has been the source of much debate amidst the extensive media coverage of the movement of refugees and migrants in recent weeks. Should those currently on the move be called ‘refugees’, ‘migrants’ or ‘asylum … Continue reading
  • handshake - small ROI for Businesses on Migration June 24, 2015 - The Hague Process on Refugees and Migration (THP) is currently conducting a study applying return on investment (ROI) metrics to the migration opportunity for businesses, with the aim of tackling the existing barriers to the private sector’s active and effective involvement … Continue reading
  • P van Krieken Dr. Peter van Krieken (1949 – 2015) May 27, 2015 - It is with great sadness that THP has learned of the sudden death of Dr. Peter van Krieken (1949 – 2015). Dr. Van Krieken was a well known and respected authority on refugee and migration issues, with his extensive career … Continue reading
  • GFMD Business Meeting Are businesses fit to compete in the global competition for skills? – GFMD Business Meeting May 18, 2015 - On 15-16 May 2015, The Hague Process on Refugees and Migration (THP) took part in the GFMD Business meeting in Istanbul, hosted by the Turkish Chair of the Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD), represented by Ambassador Mehmet Samsar, … Continue reading
  • GFMD RT GFMD Meetings – Geneva May 1, 2015 - THP was in Geneva this week to take part in a preparatory meeting for the Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD) Roundtable on Private sector-Government partnerships to support migrant/diaspora entrepreneurship and job creation, with a focus on small and medium enterprises. Next … Continue reading
  • handshake - small Business-City Partnership Project: Rotterdam Pilot  April 22, 2015 - Building on THP’s experiences with conducting Expert Consultations with the private sector and cities, THP identified the need to form partnerships between the private sector and cities to address migration challenges specific to the city in question. A first pilot … Continue reading
  • Contributions to the Contemporary Debate on Migration and Development GFMD - 2008 GFMD – Engagement with the Private Sector on International Migration April 9, 2015 - Within the framework of the Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD) 2013-2014, the Swedish Chair came together with The Hague Process on Refugees and Migration (THP), the International Organisation of Employers (IOE), the World Economic Forum (WEF), the Council for … Continue reading
  • JvA_twitter Hopes for the future advancement of the refugee & migration agenda March 31, 2015 - At the start of this year THP asked a number of influential thinkers to reflect on their hopes for the future advancement of the refugee and migration agenda. The responses cover a range of local and global perspectives and give … Continue reading
  • shutterstock_230547226-1024x768 Vacancy – Research Volunteers March 30, 2015 - The Hague Process (THP) is looking for Research Volunteers to work on two current research projects: “Business-City partnerships” ”What’s in it for businesses? The return on Investment for Migration (ROIM)” As a Research Volunteer, you will assist the Coordinator of … Continue reading