Why Asia-Pacific? - Asia-Pacific Training on Migration and Environment

Asia-Pacific Training for Policymakers and Practitioners on Migration, Environment, Climate Change and Adaptation

Republic of Korea, 21-23 March 2013

IOM conducted the pilot training for policymakers and practitioners in Asia and the Pacific on the migration, environment and climate change nexus. The training gathered 20 policymakers and practitioners from 15 countries in the Asia-Pacific, and with diverse backgrounds such as climate change adaptation, development, disaster risk reduction, environment, foreign affairs, labour and migration.

The training was held in partnership with and with the financial support of the Government Office for Science, United Kingdom (Foresight), the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP).