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Expert Meeting on Family Reunification

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[29. 5. 2012] According to the current debate on the right to family reunification at EU-level, AGF organises an expert meeting on 22 June 2012. The meeting with experts from Germany and the EU will take stock of the European debate as well as of the regulations regarding family reunification in the Member States.





A special focus will be on the German situation and the compatibility of the actual regulations to the right for a decent family life and the primacy of the child's well-being.

The expert meeting will take place on 22 June 2012, 11.00 am to 04.00 pm in Berlin

AGF expects about 30 representatives from European and German political bodies, administration, NGOs and academia. The discussion will be translated simultaneously from/to German and English. Speakers will be: Dr. Christian Klos from the Federal Ministry of the Interior, Albert Kraler from the International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD) in Vienna,Betty de Hart from the Centre for Migration Law at University Nijmegen.

Registration is possible until 15 June 2012.

More information about the meeting, registration and about the thematic background can be found on the website of AGF.