In the spotlight

  • Jan 12, 2016
    L’Initiative Conjointe pour la Migration et le Développement (ICMD) a le plaisir d’annoncer que « Ma Boîte à Outils » est désormais disponible et accessible à tous. « Ma Boîte à Outils » est un ensemble de matériel de formation élaboré par l’ICMD, en coopération avec l’Organisation Internationale pour les Migrations (OIM) et le Centre International de Formation de l’Organisation Internationale du...
  • Jan 12, 2016
    The Joint Migration and Development Initiative (JMDI) is pleased to announce that ‘My JMDI Toolbox’ has now been made available to all. ‘My JMDI Toolbox’ is a set of training materials developed by the JMDI together with the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the International Training Centre of the International Labour Organization (ITC-ILO), in closed cooperation with the UNDP....
  • Dec 14, 2015
    The “My JMDI Toolbox” offers a flexible and comprehensive tool for local stakeholders (local authorities, civil society, migrants’ associations, academia, international organizations etc.) on how to mainstream migration into local development planning in order to be able to better harness the development potential of migration. The training session was a great opportunity for representatives of...
  • Nov 16, 2015
    The JMDI, with its partners UNITAR and KNOMAD, is pleased to announce that the Second Mayoral Forum on Mobility, Migration and Development successfully took place on 12-13 of November in the City of Quito, Ecuador and gathered 86 Mayors, City Representatives and members of International Organisations who discussed topics on migration, development and human mobility. With the financial support of...
  • M4D Net web platform

    Oct 29, 2015
    This video presents the JMDI or Joint Migration and Development Initiative’s M4D Net web platform, explaining the services it provides to promote knowledge exchange, capacity building and networking on the issues of Migration and Development with special focus on the local level, where the drivers and effects of migration are most strongly felt. The M4D Net is more than just a website, it is...

Latest Resources

Feb 08, 2016
This report by the Migration Policy Institute, authored by Kate Hooper and Madeleine Sumption, offers an overview of policy measures and initiatives in the area of the potential of skilled migration for the development of the country of origin. Abstract: "Despite a growing academic consensus that origin countries can benefit from emigration and the circulation of... Read more >
Feb 05, 2016
The Forced Migration Review is published by the Oxford University Refugee Study Center gathering several concise articles focusing on displaement issues. The issue n°51 (January 2016) focuses on the answer by Europe to the migratory crisis. FMR 51 includes 43 articles on ‘Destination: Europe’, plus five ‘general’ articles. "Europe is experiencing the mass movements of displaced people in a way... Read more >