Tag Archives: global governance

Out now: Special Issues on #Migration Politics across the World / Regions in Global Migration Governance


A new Special Issue on The Politics of Migration Policies has been published in Third World Quarterly, guest edited by  Katharina Natter and Hélène Thiollet. And Sandra Lavenex and Nicola Piper have guest edited a SI in the Journal of … Continue reading

Posted in Gfmd, GFMD in General, global compact, Migration | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Schedule of migrant civil society events during the #IMRF is taking shape #migration2022


Only two weeks are left until the first International Migration Review Forum (IMRF) will take place in New York. The meetings at the United Nations headquarter will not be the only events, though – migrant civil society has announced several … Continue reading

Posted in global compact, IAMR, IMRF, Migration, PGA, UN HLD | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

“Space for migrant civil society is shrinking at the UN”: Interview with Colin Rajah on the upcoming IMRF


It is less than two months until the first International Migration Review Forum (IMRF) will take place at the UN headquarter in New York. While preparations and consultations are ongoing, several migrant civil society networks have sent an open letter … Continue reading

Posted in GFMD in General, global compact, IMRF, Migration | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Global Migration Governance Outlook 2022: All eyes on the IMRF


2022 is going to be a crucial year for global migration governance – with the first International Migration Review Forum (IMRF) expected to set the standards for the implementation and monitoring of the Global Compact for Migration (GCM). In this … Continue reading

Posted in Gfmd, global compact, Migration | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

GFMD Blog Reloaded –free eprints and open access articles


Things have been a bit quiet around here in the past year, but with the upcoming International Migration Review Forum (IMRF) on the horizon this May, it is high time to reload this blog. I will post my “Global Migration … Continue reading

Posted in Gfmd, GFMD Civil Society Days, GFMD Government Meeting, GFMD in General, global compact, ILO, Migration, PGA, UN HLD, West Africa | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Out now and Open Access: A Symposium on the Global Compact #forMigration


A symposium with 9 reflections and reports on the Global Compact for safe, orderly and regular Migration (GCM) has been published in the Newsletter of the American Political Science Association’s (APSA) Organized Section on Migration and Citizenship. A main focus … Continue reading

Posted in Gfmd, global compact, Migration | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Peoples Global Action (PGA) on #Migration #Development and Human Rights started today ahead of the #GFMD12 in Quito


The Peoples’ Global Action on Migration, Development and Human Rights (PGA) has started today, bringing together civil society representatives on the eve of the 12th Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD). Over the course of a week, more than … Continue reading

Posted in Gfmd, GFMD Civil Society Days, GFMD Government Meeting, GFMD in General, global compact, IAMR, Migration, PGA | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Out now: publications on regional migration governance – the case of ASEAN


The regional level of migration governance is gaining increasing scholarly attention – being situated at a meso-level between national and bilateral migration policies and the emerging global migration governance structure. The appearance and more widespread usage of the concept of … Continue reading

Posted in EU, ILO, Migration | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Application for Civil Society Days in Quito open / UAE will host #GFMD 2020


The application process for the 2019 Civil Society Days of the Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD) has been opened. This year’s GFMD will take place 19-22 November in Quito, Ecuador under the theme “Sustainable approaches to human mobility: … Continue reading

Posted in Gfmd, GFMD Civil Society Days, GFMD Government Meeting, global compact, Migration | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Interview: Bedeutung und Auswirkungen des #Migrationspakt – und wie geht es weiter?


Die internationale Gemeinschaft hat am 11. Dezember mit großer Mehrheit den Globalen Pakt für sichere, geordnete und reguläre Migration angenommen. Brot für die Welt hat mit mir ein Interview über die Bedeutung des Pakts, regionale Prozesse, Auswirkungen für Deutschland und meine … Continue reading

Posted in Gfmd, GFMD Civil Society Days, global compact, Migration | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment