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The European Network on Statlessness organises a conference on statelessness, discrimination and marginalization of the Roma peopleSep 20, 2017The European Network on Statelessness, the European Roma Rights Centre (ERRC) and the Institute on Statelessness and Inclusion (ISI) will hold a conference in Skopje (FYROM/Macedonia) on the 26th and 27th of October, 2017. This event will discuss the situation of statelessness, discrimination and marginslisation of the Roma People in the Western Balkans and Ukraine, and intends to gather...
The IOM facilitates the organization of the European civil society to contribute to the Global Compact for MigrationSep 19, 2017Brussels will host between the 2nd and 3rd of October the Europe Regional consultation, an event hosted by the MADE Global Coordinating Office of the International Catholic Migration Commission (ICMC) and the Platform forInternational Cooperation on Undocumented Migrants (PICUM), with financial support from IOM and co-funding from MADE/ICMC. The European civil society convenes are framed within...
Sep 18, 2017New York City hosts today and tomorrow the Global Mayors Summit on Migration and Refugee Policy. The aim of this event is to uncover how cities overcome obstacles to implementing policies that promote migrant and refugee integration, rights protection, and empowerment. This summit understands that cities are actors of critical importance dealing with the challenges and opportunities of migration...
Sep 14, 2017L'ICMD est heureux de lancer cette discussion électronique pour savoir comment VOUS avez contribué à la mise en œuvre des ODD liés à la migration! À mesure que différents pays prennent des mesures pour mettre en œuvre les Objectifs de Développment Durable (ODD), il est important de tirer le meilleur parti de l'intégration de la migration dans le programme 2030. À cette fin, l'OIM élabore des...
Sep 14, 2017A continuación, puede encontrar la traducción al español - The JMDI is pleased to launch this e-discussion to learn about how YOU have contributed to the implementation of the migration-related SDGs! As different countries take steps to implement the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), it is important to make the most of the inclusion of migration in the 2030 Agenda. To this...
The IOM and ILO release a new report analysing the characteristics, challenges and opportunities of labour migration from China to Europe
Sep 15, 2017The International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) have published a new report that investigates the challenges of labour migration from China to Europe. Chinese migration in Europe is increasingly important. By the end of 2015, there were 260,000 migrant workers from China legally residing in the 28 EU Member States. Due to the size of this flow of... Read more >
The IOM and UNICEF release a new publication denouncing the situation of child migrants crossing the Mediterranean
Sep 13, 2017Migrants are suffering appalling violations of their rights when trying to reach Europe through the Mediterranean route. Children are especially vulnerable to these abuses, being often trafficked and exploited. UNICEF and the International Organization for Migration released a new study that analyses the journeys of some 11,000 young refugees and migrants attempting to go to Europe seeking... Read more >