We are pleased to invite you to join the upcoming EMN-OECD Webinar 'Maintaining labour migration in essential sectors in times of pandemic' on Wednesday 21 October 2020 at 10.30 (CEST).
Invitation webinar: Maintaining labour migration in essential sectors in times of pandemic
The event will serve to launch the third - of a series of five - EMN-OECD Inform on the impact of COVID-19 in the migration area. This Inform will focus on labour migration.
10.30-10.35 - Opening session
Zane Rozenberga, EMN Luxembourg and EMN Communication and Dissemination Working Group co-chair
10.35 -10.50 - COVID-19 and Migrant Workforce: Contributions and Vulnerabilities
Jacopo Mazza, Project Officer, JRC, European Commission
10.50-11.05 - EMN OECD Inform 'Maintaining labour migration in essential sectors in times of pandemic': presentation of key findings
Sabina Hrovatin, Expert in migration policy and legislation, EMN Slovenia
11.05-11.20 - Singling out essential workers for special treatment in OECD countries: exemptions and safeguards
Cecile Thoreau, Statistician and Policy Analyst, OECD
11.20-11.35 - Q&A session
11.35-11.45 - Closing remarks
Magnus Ovilius, Head of Agencies and Networks Coordination Sector and Chair of the EMN, DG HOME, European Commission
Moderator: Zane Rozenberga
Registration and information
- Please register via the following link: https://next-ma.eu/landing/emn-oecd-webinar-3-labour-migration-pandemic
- The webinar will be carried out via WebEx and can be accessed directly through your browser, following the link received. Please join the webinar 5 - 10 minutes ahead of schedule to allow for technical support if needed.
- Please see the Practical information file or the most important technical details on WebEx.
- Please see the Concept note for addional background information.