International Catholic Migration Commission-Europe

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Lobbying Costs


Financial year: Jan 2018 - Dec 2018

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

0.25 Fte (1)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    International Catholic Migration Commission-Europe   (ICMC-Europe)

    EU Transparency Register

    869085819965-27 First registered on 15 Dec 2015

    Goals / Remit

    The International Catholic Migration Commission (ICMC) is an international non‐governmental organisation serving and protecting uprooted people, refugees, internally displaced persons and migrants, regardless of faith, race, ethnicity or nationality.
    The ICMC office in Brussels :
    -supports the ICMC Headquarters to advance the rights of refugees and migrants globally
    - promotes migrant rights and refugee protection in Europe.
    In addition ICMC Europe implements EU and private donor financed programmes:
    ° the SHARE (European network of cities and regions) and European Resettlement Network ( in cooperation with IOM, UNHCR and partners in 28 European countries.
    ° MADE West Africa civil society network ( with partners in West Africa.(DEVCO)
    Over the last years ICMC Europe, has implemented a dense agenda of policy building and advocacy focusing on the following themes:
    - Expanding legal access for refugees and migrants through humanitarian visas, student visas, humanitarian admission programmes, community based sponsorships, family reunification and mainstream legal migration channels;
    - Strengthening refugee reception and integration though civil society – local authorities partnerships to ensure suitable housing and integration programmes and ensuring acceptance and a welcoming environment for refugees;
    - Increasing involvement of European civil society partners in migration and development policy-making ( at global level and in West Africa.

    Main EU files targeted

    - Asylum and Migration
    - External dimension of migration
    - Integration of migrants and beneficiaries of international protection
    - Migration and Development
    - Dublin Regulation
    - Resettlement
    - EASO regulation
    - EU Emergency Trust Fund
    - Non discrimination/fighting xenofobia
    - Social policies affecting migrants and refugees: employment, education, housing
    - EU Turkey Relations
    - Humanitarian Aid


    Head Office
    Rue de Varembé 1
    Geneva 1202
    EU Office
    Rue Washington 40
    Brussels 1050
  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    No lobbyists with EP accreditations

    Complementary Information

    Director Petra Hueck engages on regular basis in advocacy events and public consultations and serves as focal point for requests for inputs.

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Ms Petra Hueck (Director)

    Person with legal responsibility

    Ms Anne Dussart (President)

  • Categories


    III - Non-governmental organisations


    Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

  • Networking


    At European level, ICMC Europe is a member of the following platforms:
    - European Platform on Asylum and Migration (EPAM)
    - Christian Group on Migration and Asylum
    - European Council for Refugees and Exiles (ECRE)
    - PICUM : Platform for International Cooperation on Undocumented Migrants
    - COMECE Working Group on Migration and Asylum
    - EU Migration and Development Civil Society Contact Group

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2018 - Dec 2018

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year


    EU grant income for closed financial year

    499,414 € (Source: SHARE,Link IT, European Resettlement Network (DG HOME); MADE West Africa-Rabat(DEVCO))

    Other financial info

    25% of salary Director Petra Hueck + 5% of office running costs

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)


    Groups (European Parliament)


    Communication activities

    ICMC Europe participates in many different policy platforms such as EPAM, VOICE, the Christian Group, ECRE, PICUM,
    In addition to project implementation ICMC Europe, organises panels, debates and discussions with the European Parliament, Member States, Economic and Social Committee, Committee of the Regions (CoR), ao to discuss research outcomes, best practices, and policy development particularly in the area of refugee protection integration and migration and development.

    Other activities

    ICMC Europe participates in European Migration Forum

  • Meetings


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    The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't proactively publish information about these meetings. For more information about which commissioner is responsible for which portfolio, check out this link: All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

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