Marrakesh – Ways forward - Euro-African Crossroad of Migration and Development

8 December 2018
Photo: ESI
Photo: ESI

ESI's Gerald Knaus was invited to the conference "Ways forward - Euro-African Crossroad of Migration and Development" organised by the Heinrich Böll Stiftung in Marrakesh. He spoke in a panel on migration cooperation between the EU and maghreb countries. The panel focused on the different approaches and perspectives of the European and Maghrebian migration governance systems – their causes and effects, key risks and uncertainties – and how these understandings shape or aff ect institutional responses and cooperation now and in the future.

Key Note Speech: Rainer MÜNZ, International Expert and Researcher on Migration and Demography


  • Driss EL YAZAMI, Chairman, National Council of Human Right (CNDH)
  • Barbara LOCHBIHLER, Member of European Parliament, Alliance 90/Greens
  • Gerald KNAUS, Chairman, European Stability Initiative
  • Said TBEL, Researcher, Migreurop