MIEUX+ has been working in the region since 2009. Topics of projects have focused on international protection and asylum, protection of vulnerable groups, smuggling of migrants and trafficking in human beings, as well as inclusion.
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Currently, MIEUX+ is working on various projects in the region and has some in the pipeline:
⇒ In Brazil, the ongoing project aims at strengthening the partner's capacities in providing legal support to migrants and asylum seekers, and offering the institution knowledge, training and materials needed to continue organising training sessions on the topic.in developing a training.
⇒ In Mexico, MIEUX+ is continuing the previous project on the implementation of the Protocol of Attention to Migrants in Large Flows in Mexico.
⇒ In the Gran Chaco region, MIEUX+ is working with a large pool of partners on policy development in the area of environmental migration.
⇒ In Peru, MIEUX+ supported the authorities with improving research on Country of Origin Information to ensure evidence-based assessment of asylum and international protection claims.
⇒ In Brazil, MIEUX+ assisted the Federal Public Defender’s office with improving its knowledge on interviewing techniques for migrant children unaccompanied.
⇒ In Mexico, several projects have focused on providing a rights-based response to vulnerable migrant populations in the context of massive and mixed flows.
⇒ In Costa Rica, the Government has developed two National Integration Plans with assistance from MIEUX+.