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Kerala GCM consultation September 23rd and 24th, 2019 in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala

DATE: 17-Sep-2019

The Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration (GCM) was adopted in Marakkesh, Morocco in December 2018 by United Nations (UN) member countries.  Even though it is a non-binding agreement, it is an intergovernmentally negotiated instrument covering all aspects of intern...

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WIEGO at the International Labour Conference - Geneva, Switzerland

DATE: 08-Jun-2019

108th Session of the International Labour Conference:  Ending Violence and Harassment in the World of Work

This year, the International Labour Conference (ILC) will discuss a historic instrument on Endin...

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Migrant Workers Day Celebration, London, UK

DATE: 16-Jun-2019

Please join the Voice of Domestic Workers Celebration of International Migrant Workers Day on the 16th June. 

Everyday, we should celebrate the valuable economic contributions of migrant workers to publi...

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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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