The European Benchmark. Report 2019

The european benchmark for refugee integration

Fecha de publicación:
Alexander Wolffhardt, Carmine Conte and Thomas Huddleston

NIEM European Benchmark 2019

A comparative analysis of the national integration evaluation mechanism in 14 EU countries

This report presents a comparative, indicator-based assessment of the refugee integration frameworks in place in 14 EU countries. Analysis is focused on legal indicators, policy indicators and indicators which measure mainstreaming, policy coordination, as well as efforts aimed at participation and involvement of the receiving society. Results are being presented in relation to the concrete steps policymakers need to take in order to establish a refugee integration framework that is in line with the standards required by international and EU law, namely the building blocks “Setting the Legal Framework”, “Building the Policy Framework” and “Implementation & Collaboration”