This UCLG MEWA Congress is an opportunity to share experiences and ideas in sessions where the focus will be on a variety of topics such as the challenges and opportunities for big data and open data for local governments or the role of local governments in managing migration.
The GFMD 2019 Chair Ecuador, in partnership with the Government of the Kingdom of Morocco, is convening a GFMD Thematic Workshop entitled “Narratives on Migration: Toward an evidence-based Communication” on 4 – 5 July, in Rabat, Morocco.
According to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, more than 25 million people live outside their country to avoid and protect themselves and their families from the violence that spreads across our planet.
Within the framework of the preparatory meetings for the annual Summit of the Global Forum for Migration and Development (GFMD) in November, UCLG participated on Tuesday 28 May at a consultation with stakeholders facilitated by the Permanent Rep
In this new phase, migration is approached from a comprehensive point of view aiming at ensuring the right of newcomers to get access to services, to work, to a shelter and to vote.
In their work with migrants, civil society organisations can help to create spaces of trust and better understanding of the needs and features of migrant populations.
The MC2CM peer to peer learning event on "How to build knowledge on urban migration: innovative tools and practices to face data challenges" will take place in Amman, Jordan on 19-20 March.
Objectives of the call
Actions must align to at least one of the specific objectives of the MC2CM project:
A. Improving cooperation between relevant stakeholders in the field of migration at local, national, regional and international levels