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The International Metropolis Conference 2016 in Aichi-Nagoya, Japan

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Ismu Foundation as a member of the Metropolis Project network is pleased to announce the 2016 International Metropolis Conference in Aichi-Nagoya, Japan. The International Metropolis Project is the largest network of researchers, government officials, international organizations, and civil society organizations in the field of migration and population diversity. It is a forum that connects good practices, policies and research on migration.

The Metropolis annual conference will feature four and a half days of morning plenary sessions, 80 afternoon workshops, cultural and social activities, and study tours.

The plenary sessions feature not only the dynamics of migration in Asia but a fully global perspective on:

Refugee Protection: Our most pressing migration dilemma

Managing Global Risk: Migration in situations of crisis

Creating Trust through Wisdom: Co-development and migration in East Asia

Migration, Trade, and Diasporas: Engines for economic integration

Asia’s Demographic Precipice: Migration, technology, and greater workforce participation

Inclusive Development: A new perspective on immigrant integration

When Internal and International Migration Meet: Best practices for cities

Comprehensive migration policy-making for a re-vitalized Japan

To encourage participation from the Global South, selected participants from developing countries will be offered reduced fees.

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