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Here you can find the latest announcements from the Federal Office for Migration and Refugees.

Date 23 September 2011
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16 April 2014 EU support for the reception of refugees

Increasing numbers of refugees constitute new challenges for the Federation and the Länder. The BAMF would like to offer the Länder financial support, together with the EU.

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13 February 2014 Immigration of skilled labour from Asia

Immigrants from East and South East Asia are frequently trained to a high or a very high standard. There is considerable potential for skilled labour, as is shown in the volume in the series entitled “Contributions to Migration and Integration”.

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30 January 2014 Germany remains attractive for immigrants

Immigration is becoming increasingly significant for Germany. The Migration Report provides a comprehensive overview of migration in 2012.

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29 January 2014 Additional 5,000 Syrian refugees admitted

The German Federal Government is admitting another 5,000 Syrian refugees, primarily individuals who have relatives living in Germany.

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28 January 2014 Call for papers on “Spousal reunification”

The Federal Office is seeking proposals for contributions to the conference entitled “To Germany for Love”. Contributions in German can be submitted until 25 April 2014.

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13 December 2013 Warning: Fraud Phone Calls

Today, we received several complaints from Indian nationals living in Germany about calls from the telephone number 0911-943-6390.

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11 December 2013 Call for Papers

In connection with the conference on “Employment of foreign graduates” the Federal Office is calling for interested researchers and practitioners to become actively involved by submitting their contributions.

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2 December 2013 Survey on the migration advisory service

The Federal Office is currently carrying out a nationwide telephone survey on satisfaction with the Migration Advisory Service for adult immigrants in Germany.

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11 November 2013 Report on victims of human trafficking

A recent Study for the European Migration Network (EMN) focuses on the identification of victims of human trafficking from third countries in the asylum process and in the event of forced return.

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8 October 2013 Report on the accommodation of asylum seekers

In its recent Foccused Study the German National Contact Point for the European Migration Network describes the reception and accommodation of asylum seekers in Germany.

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