ETTW News archive
Through ETTW News you will get regular updates on the work of our organization, it’s Board and working groups.
It is also a forum for sharing ideas, experiences and best practices that can have a cross fertilizing impact on our member organisations, individual members and partners.
Updates on policy developments at national and European level with relevance for expats are covered as well as information on relevant conferences and events within our remit taking place across Europe.
I. News from Board and Working Groups ETTW Board meeting 4 December 2018 At the meeting, ETTW President, Raymond Xerri informed the Board that he had been appointed Consul General in Canada by his government and that he will therefore step down as president of ETTW. He thanked the boardRead More
Activities in and around ETTW I. News from Board and Working Groups ETTW Board meeting 28 May 2018 At the meeting, our President, Raymond Xerri reported from an important series of meetings on diaspora policies. ‘The Annual Diaspora Forum – Diasporas as Partners for a development in a Globalized World’Read More
News from Board and Working Groups Administrative matters The ETTW Board met on March 7th to discuss mainly administrative matters – the financial situation and the 2018 budget – and prepare the conference later the same day on education for expats (see the resumé below). As almost all other NGOsRead More
News from Board and Working Groups Current issues Expatriates’ homecoming continues to be problematic, especially with partners from third countries. And the high political tensions around migration makes it difficult to find fair solutions. Nevertheless, Danes Worldwide has had constructive, if difficult, contacts with the Danish Government about the issuesRead More
News from Board and Working Groups ETTW Board meeting 19 September 2017 The Board met for the first time after the summer break on September 19. and had several important topics on the agenda. Consequences for expatriates of the demographic development in most European countries. ETTW members had had aRead More
News from Board and Working Groups ETTW Board meeting 20.06.2017 The ETTW working group met in May to prepare the Board meeting of June 20. It focused on the revision of the ETTW policy paper and our education priorities. The group had a thorough reading and discussion of which pointsRead More
News from Board and Working Groups ETTW Board meeting 22 March 2017 Joining the Fight for Europe ETTW has received a request to join the European initiative, Europe’s People’s Forum which aims to organize permanent citizens’ fora with selected, representative participation of citizens from all EU member states in debatesRead More