Monday, May 22, 2017 to Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Location: UN New York
A series of informal thematic sessions on facilitating safe, orderly and regular migration will gather substantive input and concrete recommendations to inform the development of the global compact on migration. The thematic groupings address, but are not limited to the elements outlined in paragraph 8 of Annex II of the New York Declaration.
Drivers of migration
This thematic session will address the drivers of migration, including adverse effects of climate change, natural disasters and human-made crises, through protection and assistance, sustainable development, poverty eradication, conflict prevention and resolution.
For updates, visit: https://www.iom.int/thematic-consultations
To access the Agenda and Issue Brief 2, click here.
Read the IOM press release - Second Informal Thematic Consultation for the Global Compact for Migration Focused on Drivers of Migration