II World Social Forum on Migrations
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It will be held in Madrid - Spain, from June 22nd to 24th, 2006. The Forum intends to promote the formation of organizations and movements on specific actions, at the local, regional and international scale, with the objective of improving the conditions of displaced persons; migrants, refugees and stateless persons. Official web site.

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More authentic solidarity for the Haitian people
The delegates and members of the II World Social Forum on Migration have analyzed with deep concern the Haitian situation and resolved to ask the international community and the networks of the organizations of society worldwide a more authentic solidarity for the Haitian people.
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Islamic Culture Foundation
The Foundation participates with an exhibition about islamic culture and civilization, in the passed and nowadays. The World Social Forum on Migrations is an opportunity for democratic debate of ideas, reflection and launching of proposals.
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Central topics of interest:
Impact fo globalization, Rights, Migratory movements and regulation of flows, Asylum and refuge, Models of coexistence, multiculturalism and intercultural relations, Public policies, Social exclusion, Co-development and Communication. Gender and diversities have been maintained as transverse topics.
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More authentic solidarity for the Haitian people
Islamic Culture Foundation
Central topics of interest:
Canary Islands, Ceuta and Melilla; deaths in the Southern door to Europe
Philippines: working paper on overseas migration (pdf)

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