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Analysing social orientation in Bulgaria

Current sporadic social orientation efforts in Bulgaria do not show sufficient capacity to counter racist and xenophobic acts either in terms of coverage, as the groups reached are very small, or in terms of regularity, as those are project-based initiatives,…

Mapping social orientation in the Netherlands

The overview of social orientation in the Netherlands concentrates on the civic integration policy focusing on the integration of migrants present in the Netherlands. Immigrants are invited or obliged to learn Dutch and to learn about life in the Netherlands.…

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Mapping social orientation in Portugal

Both public (national or local) and private entities, including NGOs, may be responsible for providing social orientation in Portugal as no restrictions to this end are imposed by law. Different funding frameworks are in place, including the European Social Fund…

Mapping social orientation in Lithuania

In Lithuania, the implementation of immigrant and refugee integration policy was and still is based on the project-based activities, related to EU funding. Thus, NGOs are key stakeholders implementing immigrant and refugee integration policies and providing integration measures, including social…

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Mapping social orientation in Estonia

In Estonia, there are no social orientation courses available for persons seeking international protection. There is only one social orientation programme, which is the adaptation programme organised by the state. It is voluntary for foreign nationals who have legally resided…

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Mapping social orientation in Germany

In Germany, social orientation courses are held within the scope of integration courses. The courses are the responsibility of the Federal Office for Migration and Refugees. Integration courses consist of a language course representing 600-1,000 teaching units and an orientation…

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Mapping social orientation in Cyprus

The National Action Plan 2014-2020 for Asylum and Migration (2016) identifies the Priority for Education and Language Learning. However, formal integration processes for TCNs have not been yet institutionalised. There are no formal or mandatory orientation programmes for them upon…

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Mapping social orientation in Latvia

Social orientation activities in Latvia are provided in the framework of societal integration policy according to Guidelines on National Identity, Civil Society and Integration Policy for 2012-2018. The main coordinating institution is the Ministry of Culture. Target groups for societal…

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Mapping social orientation in Romania

Romania has had legislation in the field of integration since 2004, giving responsibilities to various ministries and the local authorities. The legislation is in  process of changing to adapt to the existing situation, new needs and requirements. In Romania, each…

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