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Migration and the 2030 Agenda - A Guide for Practitioners

IOM is committed to the principle that humane and orderly migration benefits migrants and society. As an international organization, IOM acts with its partners in the international community to: assist in meeting the operational challenges of migration; advance understanding of migration issues; encourage social and economic development through migration; and uphold the human dignity and well-being of migrants. 

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World Migration Report 2018

Since 2000, IOM has been producing world migration reports. This World Migration Report 2018, the ninth in the world migration report series, has been produced to contribute to increased understanding of migration throughout the world. It presents key data and information on migration as well as thematic chapters on highly topical migration issues, and is structured to focus on two key contributions for readers: Part I: key information on migration and migrants (including migration-related statistics); and Part II: balanced, evidence-based analysis of complex and emerging migration issues.

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Mapping Jamaica’s Diaspora

In keeping with its mandate, the Internati onal Organization for Migration (IOM) in collaboration with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade (MFAFT) conducted a mapping survey among a sample of Jamaicans living outside of the country. The principal aim of the survey was to determine the location, interest and skills of those who comprise the diaspora.

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Report on results: Sub-regional Caribbean Consultations toward a Global Compact on Safe, Orderly, and Regular Migration
Report on results: Sub-regional Caribbean Consultations toward a Global Compact on Safe, Orderly, and Regular Migration

Migration in the Caribbean is a growing challenge. The Global Compact on Migration (GCM) for a safe, orderly and regular migration presents an opportunity for the Caribbean region to include its significant, and particular, perspective, and experiences into the consultation process. The Sub-Regional Caribbean Consultation was convened in Trinidad and Tobago over the period November 27 - 28, 2017, and organized and facilitated by the International Organization for Migration with financing from the European Union. This document presents the results obtained from the thematic discussions.

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Outlook on international migration in the Caribbean (executive summary)
Outlook on international migration in the Caribbean (executive summary)

This document summarizes one of the inputs that the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) delivers as a contribution to the Global Compact for Safe, Regular and Orderly Migration (GCM), to be agreed upon in 2018, as provided by the New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants, approved by the United Nations General Assembly in September, 2016. It is part of the task entrusted to ECLAC to generate information and updated knowledge on migration processes in the three sub-regions of Latin America and the Caribbean: Mexico and Central America, South America and the Caribbean.

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National Position of Honduras Regarding the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly, and Regular Migration (GCM)
National Position of Honduras Regarding the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly, and Regular Migration (GCM)

The Government of Honduras, by way of the Secretariat for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (SRECI), and being aware of the importance of formulating a national position to contribute to the Preparatory Phase leading to the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly, and Regular Migration (GCM), requested cooperation from the IOM to facilitate a training activity for an inter-institutional commission, in order to prepare a national consultation process to formulate said national position. This report presents the results obtained throughout the process. 

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Position of the Government of Guatemala Regarding the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly, and Regular Migration (GCM)
Position of the Government of Guatemala Regarding the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly, and Regular Migration (GCM)

The Government of Guatemala, being aware of the importance of the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly, and Regular Migration (GCM) for the country, decided to carry out an inter-institutional process to formulate a national position to contribute to the first phase of the preparatory process leading up to the Compact. This document presents the results obtained from the thematic discussions.

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Report on Results: High-Level Forum on Irregular Migration Flows in the Americas
Report on Results: High-Level Forum on Irregular Migration Flows in the Americas

This Forum was organized to follow up on the Irregular migration flows to/within the Americas from Africa, Asia, and the Caribbean: Regional Report issued by the Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), Luis Almagro, within the framework of the Organization’s Permanent Council. Said Report was requested by the Government of Costa Rica in May 2016 in view of the migratory crisis faced by the country in 2015-2016.

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Preliminary report of the Latin American and Caribbean regional preparatory meeting of international migration experts on the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration
Preliminary report of the Latin American and Caribbean regional preparatory meeting of international migration experts on the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration

The Latin American and Caribbean Regional Preparatory Meeting of International Migration Experts on the global compact for safe, orderly and regular migration took place on 30 and 31 August 2017 at the headquarters of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) in Santiago.1 It was jointly organized by ECLAC with the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the United Nations Population Division of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs, as part of the regional consultations on the global compact.

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National Consultation Process of El Salvador regarding the Global Compact for safe, orderly, and regular migration
National Consultation Process of El Salvador regarding the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly, and Regular Migration

Result of the national consultation process of El Salvador for establishing a position regarding the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly, and Regular Migration. The Government of El Salvador, by way of the Vice- Ministry for Salvadorans Abroad, requested cooperation from the IOM for implementing a national consultation process in order to formulate a national position of an inter-institutional nature to contribute to Phase I of the preparatory process for the Global Compact.

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