Rapporteur visits Norway for ideas on how women can boost integration

Strasbourg, 13.04.2017 - Gabriela Heinrich (Germany, SOC), who is preparing a report for PACE on “migration from a gender perspective: empowering women as key actors for integration”, is to visit Norway from 18 to 19 April 2017.

In Oslo, she is due to visit the Stella Centre, a women’s centre run by the Red Cross, and the MIRA Centre, a resource centre for black, immigrant and refugee women, as well as meeting representatives of a number of different womens’ NGOs working to integrate women from different ethnic backgrounds.

The rapporteur is also due to meet Norwegian officials dealing with immigration and integration, as well as local authorities, parliamentarians and researchers.