Current activities - INTEGRATION OF MIGRANT CHILDREN
The objective of this activity is to provide policy makers with guidelines on the integration of children of migrants. A select committee of experts on the integration of migrant children (MG-R-IE) has been set up to prepare a proposal for a draft recommendation of the Committee of Ministers.
Terms of reference
The select committee of experts has the following tasks:
The select committee is composed of experts from Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland and Ukraine.
The expert from Croatia of the Steering
Committee for Education (CDED) participates in the work of the select
The terms of reference of the select committee of experts expire on 31.12.2006
The select committee of experts held 2 meetings in 2005. Two meetings took place in April and September. A 5th and final meeting will be held in December 2006.
The Committee approved it at its 54th meeting (October 2007) and sent to the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe for adoption the draft recommendation on strengthening the integration of children of migrants and of immigrant background.
The Committee of Ministers adopted on 20 February 2008 Recommendation Rec(2008)4 on strengthening the integration of children of migrants and of immigrant background.