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Adoption of the Global Compact on Migration in Marrakesh, Morocco

DATE: 10-Dec-2018

The Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration is expected to be the first, intergovernmentally negotiated agreement, prepared under the auspices of the United Nations, to cover all dimensions of international migration in a holistic and comprehensive manner. It presents a significant...

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2018 Global Forum on Migration and Development: Civil Society Days

DATE: 03-Dec-2018

Germany and Morocco are co-chairing the Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD) from 1 January 2017 until 31 December 2018.

During this two-year period, the GMFD Co-Chair's focus is on the Forum's contribution to the United Nations’ Global Compact on Migration (G...

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PBD & ASEAN meet to bring to fore links with South East Asia

DATE: 25-Jan-2017

India's mega diaspora show, Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, will be held in Singapore this year, with the city state all set to host a congregation of Indian diaspora in Southeast Asia on January 6-7, ahead of the Indo-ASEAN Commemorative Summit in Delhi on January 25. The summit meet led by external a...

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First session of Loka Kerala Sabha from Jan 12,2018

DATE: 12-Jan-2018

Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 3 (UNI) The first session of the two-day Loka Kerala Sabha (LKS), a common platform for Keralites living across the globe, will be held at the Legislative Assembly Complex from January 12. The 351-member LKS shall comprise the Members of the Legislative Assembly and Members ...

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10th People’s Global Action on Migration, Development and Human Rights 3-4 July 2017 Berlin

DATE: 03-Jul-2017

The Global Coalition on Migration (GCM) and Transnational Migrant Platform-Europe (TMP-E) are excited to announce the international launch of the 10th People's Global Action (PGA) on Migration, Development and Human Rights. Civil Society representatives from grassroots migrant, labor, policy, and fa...

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International Day of Abolition of Slavery

DATE: 02-Dec-2016

The International Day for the Abolition of Slavery, 2 December, marks the date of the adoption, by the General Assembly, of the United Nations Convention for the Suppression of the Traffic in Persons and of the Exploitation of the Prostitution of Others (resolution 317(IV) of 2 December 1949). Th...

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International Migrants’ Day

DATE: 18-Dec-2016

To mark this year’s International Migrants Day on December 18, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) is calling on the international community to come together and remember the refugees and migrants who have tragically lost their lives this year. IOM invites the international commu...

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International Human Rights Days

DATE: 10-Dec-2016

Human Rights Day is celebrated every year on 10th December. This day is celebrated internationally to honor 10th Dec 1948, when the United Nations adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights at Palais de Challoit, Paris after the experience of the Second World War. This was one of the first ma...

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16 days of Activism to Combat Violence against Women

DATE: 25-Nov-2016

The migrant's month this year is very much significant as MFA will be having its General Forum and will play a key role in the organizing of this year's People's Global Action on Migration, Development, and Human Rights (PGA) in Dhaka, Bangladesh. A lot of us will be there as a collective effort to ...

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Asylum Reception in the European Union: A Flexible Model for the Future?

DATE: 13-Apr-2016

When: Wednesday, April 13, 2016 14:00 CEST / 13:00 WEST & BST / 8:00 A.M. ET Where: MPI Europe Webinar Speakers: Michael Kegels, Director of Operational Services, Fedasil Belgium Jamil Addou, Coordinator of the Quality Division, Centre for Training, Quality, and Expertise, European Asyl...

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