ESI's Gerald Knaus was invited to speak at the annual MIDEM Forum on migration and democracy to speak about concrete challenges for migration policy and science can become more relevant for politics and humane solutions. He said that it was important to break out of the hamster wheel of academic discourse and develop concrete proposals that convince politicians enabling them to win majorities.
- ESI newsletter: Gambia Plan – win-win with Africa – the 11th commandment (29 July 2019)
- ESI proposals for the refugee crises in the Central Mediterranean and the Aegean: www.esiweb.org/refugees
- Media reactions to ESI refugee proposals