Speech by the EESC president at the European Migration Forum

7 Apr 2016 Speaker: EESC President, Georges Dassis, Organisation: EESC

Speech of Georges Dassis at the European Migration Forum

 

 

Migrants and refugees, ladies and gentlemen, cannot remain locked away, they must be integrated into our societies and benefit from language courses and vocational training. They must be able to enter and be integrated into the labour market of our countries.

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