european forum for migration studies (europäisches forum für migrationsstudien, efms)
|Institution||european forum for migration studies|
|Orientation||interdisciplinary, social science research, policy consultation, continuing education|
The european forum for migration studies (efms) is a research institute of the University of Bamberg that deals with the issues of migration and integration in Europe. The activities of the efms include research, policy consultation, providing expert opinions, evaluations, continuing education, information and documentation. The exchange of knowledge between research, administration, policy making and the public is an important goal of the efms. It seeks to contribute to shaping a stable and humane migration and integration policy. As a member of several European research networks, the efms analyses the themes of migration and integration of migrants in a European perspective as well.