Intensifying Diaspora Engagement for Africa’s Economic and Social Development (IDEA) AUC-IOM-UNDP Joint Framework Programme
LAUNCH OF THE CONTINENTAL DIASPORA ENGAGEMENT FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME FOR AFRICA Meeting to present pillars of the Continental Diaspora Engagement Framework Programme developed by theAUC, IOM and UNDP Zoom Link: https://bit.ly/3L64NdP
The aim of the side-event is to share the key findings and recommendations from phase 2 of the UNFPA-MMC/DRC study on youth mixed migration and it will feature evidence on the reasons and aspirations for migration among young migrants in West Africa, their exposure to violence, interactions with
The role of National Human Rights Institutions in the GCM implementation with a view in Human Rights, gender and childhood
The event seeks to promote joint learning about initiatives that are being promoted by NHRIs to protect the rights of migrants, with a particular focus on gender and childhood.
The Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration(GCM) rests on the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the international human rights instruments.
Collecting migration data: empowerment or domination? Collecting and using migration-related data, while protecting personal data of migrants
This side-event aims to reflect and increase awareness about the importance of migrants’ privacy when implementing Objective 1 of the GCM (collect and utilize accurate and disaggregated data as a basis for evidence-based policies).
Since the Regional Reviews were divided in the five United Nations regions and did not comprise of cross-regional components on potential collaboration across regions to accelerate the GCM implementation, The side event will address the common priorities in Africa and Arab regions and discuss cross
There are over 280 million international migrants, in which 35.5 million are children; many in irregular and precarious situations, often without full enjoyment of the right to health or access to healthcare. These inequities have been accentuated further during the pandemic.
Lessons from Cameroon on forging the path for GCM Objective 2 in the face of mixed migration contexts: United Nations Peace Building Fund for the Humanitarian Development Peace Nexus
Since 2019, the Secretary-General, responding to a request by the Government of Cameroon, declared Cameroon eligible for funding under the Peace Building Fund (PBF) Peacebuilding and Recovery Facility for five years.
In the African continent, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) region is considered one of the most vulnerable to climate variability and change and more than two thirds of the region are arid or semi-arid.
The Role of National Human Rights Institutions in Advancing Implementation of the Global Compact for Migration
The Global Compact for Migration (Global Compact), adopted in 2018, is a significant commitment from governments to take a people centered and human rights-based approach to migration policy and to work together towards the achievement of its objectives.
Promoting partnerships, governing migration: experiences from the IGAD region on GCM implementation in a changing climate
The IGAD region is one of the most vulnerable to climate variability and change in Africa. In 2020, almost 3 million people in the region have been compelled to move in the context of a changing climate.
Policy discussions on migration and development focus mostly on host and origin countries.
Climate change, environmental crises and disasters disproportionately affect women and girls, in particular those in vulnerable and marginalized situations.
Vienna Migration Conference: Re-imagining migration partnerships: Challenges, opportunities and strategies
Strengthening a Regional Framework for Pathways to Peaceful, Just and Inclusive Societies in the Arab Region
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