ICMC regularly produces reports, advocacy materials, and other publications on a wide range of topics linked to migration. ICMC's publications focus on refugee resettlement, reception and integration of refugees, protection of migrants and refugees at sea, and child protection.

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Brussels, 15 October 2016 - The paper aims to reflect on the impact of citizenship policies on access to the benefits and responsibilities of a given country. It examines the advances and setbacks in the Americas and how each model benefits or takes away the human rights of the individuals.

The text was prepared by Mr. Kevin Appleby, Director of International Policy of the Center for Migration Studies of New York and the Scalabrini International Migration Network, with the contribution of Dr. Diego Acosta, Senior Lecturer in European and Migration Law, University of Bristol, and edited by Leonir Chiarello, Executive Director of the SIMN and Gabrielle Parenteau, Program Coordinator of ICMC-led MADE Americas program at the Scalabrini Foundation in Santiago de Chile.

Rome, 4 August 2016 - During an event held in Rome last week, the International Catholic Migration Commission (ICMC) launched a comprehensive research report on institutional frameworks allowing for the protection of labor migrants from the Philippines. 

ICMC’s publication, entitled « Labor migration between security and vulnerability: a voyage into grey zones », provides a detailed overview of the institutional and legal structures – both at the national and the international levels – which grant protection from trafficking and exploitation to the numerous Filipinos who leave their homeland to seek employment overseas.

Brussels, 15 July 2016 - On the backdrop of increasingly strong nationalist and xenophobic movements gaining more and more support throughout the old continent, a publication jointly produced by ICMC Europe and FORIM in collaboration with CONCORD and Caritas Europa attempts to debunk a set of common myths on incoming refugees and migrants.

The brochure, which is titled “10 Myths on Migration and Development”, aims to deconstruct popular misconceptions by providing reliable facts and figures and thus countering negative assumptions.

Brussels, 3 May 2016 - In order to gather and capitalize on the wide expertise gained over the past four years through the work of the ICMC-led SHARE Network, ICMC Europe published the report “Building a Resettlement Network of European Cities and Regions: Experiences of the SHARE Network 2012-2015”.

Active from 2012 to 2015, the SHARE Network brought together a variety of actors involved in refugee resettlement in Europe which worked jointly to facilitate the protection and integration of incoming refugees, as well as to promote a culture of welcome across the continent.