Annual Program to Support Immigrant Associations.

High Commission for Migration (
Key objectives of the measure:

On an annual basis, funding for the Immigrant Associations is available, fostering activities that support immigrant`s integration.

Scope of the measure:
Nature of the measure:
Main feature of the measure:

As a result of the development of the Portuguese integration policies, in close partnership with the civil society, the Technical Support Office for Immigrant Associations ( is an office within the High Commission for Migration that provides technical support on planning, implementation and assessment of the activities promoted by those Associations, also providing support for their activities.

Results expected through the implementation of the measure:

The develpment of activities that support immigrant's integration.

Taking into account the importance and the positive impact that some of those activities might have in the countries of origin, the definition of the Annual Program to Support Immigrant Associations envisaged this possibility.

Financial resources allocated to implement the measure:

This information is not available

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