In the spotlight

  • Jan 11, 2017
    We are proud to announce a new blog entry on harnessing the potential of migration for local development by our Programme Manager Cecile Riallant, which was published on the OECD Development Matters website. After the JMDI fed into the OECD's recently launched report “Perspectives on Global Development 2017: International Migration in a Shifting World” by  Participating in an OECD expert meeting...
  • Nov 29, 2016
        Version française ci-dessous / Versión española abajo         The JMDI Launches the new e-learning course  “My JMDI e-Toolbox on Migration and Local Development”!   The JMDI is proud to present the newly launched “My JMDI e-Toolbox on Migration and Local Development”. This e-learning course is a free, flexible and comprehensive e-course for stakeholders working on migration and development at...
  • Nov 02, 2016
    El Tercer Foro Mundial de Alcaldes sobre Movilidad Humana, Migración y Desarrollo tiene lugar del 29 al 30 de septiembre de 2016, acogido por la ciudad de Quezón y apoyado por la ICMD, UNITAR, OIM, KNOMAD y COSUDE   Nos complace anunciar que el Tercer Foro Mundial de Alcaldes sobre Movilidad Humana, Migración y Desarrollo tuvo lugar en Quezón, Filipinas, y acogió a 119 alcaldes, representantes...
  • Nov 02, 2016
        Le Troisième Forum Global des Maires sur la Mobilité, la Migration et le Développement qui s’est tenu du 29 au 30 Septembre 2016, a été accueilli par la ville de Quezón aux Philippines et soutenu par l’ICMD, UNITAR, l’OIM, KNOMAD et la DDC.                                          C’est avec plaisir que nous vous informons que le Troisième Forum Global des Maires sur la Mobilité, la...
  • Nov 02, 2016
    This report was written and presented during a special session dedicated to the role of civil society in supporting cities in harnessing the potential of migration for local development at the 3rd Global Mayoral Forum on Human Mobility, Migration and Development(link is external) hosted by Quezon City, Philippines in 2016. The report is the culmination of three consultation processes carried out...

Latest Resources

Jan 10, 2017
UN Joint Migration and Development Initiative, Global Civil Society Consultation on Migration and Local Development: A Synthesis Report in the context of the 3rd Global Mayoral Forum on Human Mobility, Migration and Development, (2016) This report was written and presented during a special session dedicated to the role of civil society in supporting cities in harnessing the... Read more >
Jan 04, 2017
This UNESCO publication entitled Cities Welcoming Refugees and Migrants: Enhancing effective urban governance in an age of migration is produced within the framework of the “Welcoming Cities for Refugees and Migrants” initiative of UNESCO, the Marianna V. Vardinoyannis Foundation and the European Coalition of Cities against Racism (ECCAR) that aims to promote a shared understanding of the... Read more >