Welcome to eumigra Project

Jean Monnet Chair in EU Studies and Migration

Welcome to official site of EUMIGRA Project

This is the official site of the Jean Monnet project, entitled: “Jean Monnet Chair in EU Studies and Migration”,  implemented by the Academy of Economic Studies of Moldova with support from ERASMUS+ programme of the European Union.
Acronym: EUMIGRA
Reference number: 620774-EPP-1-2020-1-MD-EPPJMO-CHAIR
Project Start: 1 September 2020
Duration: 36 Months
Beneficiary institution: Academy of Economic Studies of Moldova (ASEM)
General objective of the project: To promote the economic integration of Moldova into EU space, by creating a basis of high level academic and professional competences regarding the European economic and social studies in general, and migration and demography studies in EU and Moldova, in particular.

Specific objectives:

  • To enrich the existing curricula at ASEM in the field of the European Integration and EU policies for migration and demography;
  • To increase knowledge of the target groups in the field of EU migration and asylum policy, as well as Moldova’s regulations in this field;
  • To promote EU integration studies (in the area of migration, asylum, demography and their role in the economic and social development process), inclusively for students who do not automatically come into contact with EU issues (within the framework of summer school);
  • To stimulate contributions of students, researchers and academics in the field of EU migration and asylum policy, current trends and challenges of immigration and EU demography, through articles and research activities as well as discussion on this subject with interested public in general.
  • To enhance visibility of scientific research and its results in the field of EU immigration policy, Moldovan migration and demographics aspects;
  • To stimulate the multidisciplinary research in the field of European integration, migration and demography issues;
  • To stimulate public and academic debate on interest topics related to European integration and European Union;
  • To organize activities targeting policy makers at local, regional and national level as well as civil society.


December 2021

CALL for Papers for Eastern European Journal of Regional Studies (EEJRS) Thematic Issue (Vol.7, issue 2, December 2021)

This issue will be focused on the topic "European Integration and Migration: trends and challenges".

18 February 2021

EUMIGRA Workshop in February

The workshop Rethinking Migration management: European and national experience will take place on February 2021.

19 April 2021

EUMIGRA Roundtable in April

The round table „MIGRATION, REMITTANCES AND DEVELOPMENT: THE EUROPEAN AND NATIONAL EXPERIENCE” is planned to be organized in April 2021.