Can Europe Make It?

'In responding to the refugee crisis, we think cities are among the key actors'

Director for Migration and Mobility discusses how the European Commission can get cities and regions involved in forming integration strategies for migrants and refugees.

Belinda Pyke
13 December 2016

Belinda Pyke, Director for Migration and Mobility at the European Commission DG Home, discusses how the European Commission can get cities and regions involved in forming integration strategies for migrants and refugees.

Filmed at EUROCITIES Social Affairs Forum, Athens, 17-19 October 2016.

How is the British police crackdown bill a threat to democracy?

The Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill creates new stop-and-search powers, allows the police to put more conditions on protests, and threatens Gypsy and Traveller rights to roam.

It's been met with mass protests from Bristol to Belfast. Is this bill a threat to our human rights – and is there any stopping it now?

Join us for this free live discussion at 5pm UK time, Thursday 22 April

Hear from:

Gracie Bradley Director of Liberty
Moya Lothian-Mclean Politics editor at gal-dem
Luke Smith Founder of GRT [Gypsy, Roma and Traveller] Socialists
Zarah Sultana Labour MP
Chair: Nandini Archer Global commissioning editor, openDemocracy

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