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Summer School on Migration Studies 2012 in Czech Republic

The 4th annual Summer School on Migration Studies will take place in September 3rd – 7th 2012 at the University of South Bohemia in the beautiful and ancient city of České Budějovice, Czech Republic.

Deadline for applications: 30 June 2012

Application fee: EUR 100,- (incl. tuition, lodging, and half board)

More info: http://www.iom.cz/aktivity/summer-school-on-migration-studies-2012

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German parliament to pass Blue Card bill

Now, immigration of high-skilled workers to Germany is expected to become easier as country’s parliament has recently passed the legislation on European Blue Card scheme.

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From Brain Drain to Brain Circulation – Emigration from USA to New Emerging Powers

Many U.S. immigrants’ children are reported to seek American Dream abroad

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/04/16/us/more-us-children-of-immigrants-are-leaving-us.html?_r=2&pagewanted=all%3Fsrc%3Dtp&smid=fb-share&fb_source=message

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An asylum seeking… country? Kiribati searching for possible solutions to a global warming threat.

‘The low-lying Pacific island nation of Kiribati is considering purchasing land in Fiji to help secure a future threatened by rising sea levels,’ – BBC News.

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Rising Brazil tackles immigration question

Recently crowned the world’s sixth-largest economy, Brazil has become an immigration magnet, both to low-skilled workers –some of whom enter illegally — and high-skilled workers looking for opportunities in the country’s thriving sectors.

 

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‘Dental tourism’ in the EU

Some enterprising Bulgarian dentists are offering special packages to foreign patients, who travel to the country from western Europe in search of quality treatment at low cost. The industry is set to grow.

http://www.dw-world.de/dw/article/0,,15534834,00.html

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