II Plan for the Integration of Immigrants (PII)

On 21 May last there was the public presentation of the draft version of the report regarding the II Plan for the Integration of Immigrants (2010-2013) in the run-up to the "VII Jornadas do Observatório da Imigração do Alto Comissariado para as Migrações (ACM)".

In what regards higher education the targets that were under the responsibility of the Ministry of Education and Science/Directorate General for Higher Education were achieved, namely the implementation of ten information sessions about academic and professional recognition geared to the the CNAIs and CLAIs in Lisbon, Évora, Castelo Branco, Faro and Braga, the creation of an online database of requests of equivalence/recognition of foreign diplomas under the Decree-law no. 283/83 and of requests for the registration of diplomas under Decree-Law no. 341/2007 with the view to improve transparency and feasibility to the whole process and the drawn up of an e-flyer about the systems of equivalence/recognition in force which is available in the website of this Directorate General in English and Portuguese.

Webpage for the Plan for the Integration of Immigrants