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Post date: Jan 11, 2017
We are proud to announce a new blog entry on harnessing the potential of migration for local development by our Programme Manager Cecile Riallant, which was published on the OECD Development Matters website and which we have also published below. The JMDI was invited to write this blog in...
Post date: Dec 19, 2016
Today, we have over 244 million international migrants globally – this is the highest number ever recorded. Immigration is benefitting migrants themselves, countries of origin, transit and destination countries. However, it’s important to note that the greatest benefit comes when migrants’ rights...
Post date: May 19, 2016
On this day, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon welcomes “the chorus of voices calling for an end to the violence that affects an estimated one in three women in her lifetime”. Indeed, the facts are horrifying: 35% of women and...
Post date: May 10, 2016
Migration and its discontents represent one of our greatest crisis as humanity. But the crisis it seems is not migration itself, but how humanity is responding to such migration. Despite having adopted ambitious global policies to ensure that our development is sustainable and equitable through the...
Post date: Apr 05, 2016
Originally published on Urbadaboom, 3rd April 2016 “As the Syrian refugee crisis enters into its fifth year, the protracted situation is having a growing impact beyond its neighbouring countries. Instability in the region is expected to persist, and consequent displacement, inside Syria and across...
Post date: Dec 10, 2015
Today we are celebrating Human Rights Day. Indeed, since the first ever international agreement on human rights in 1948 with the Universal Declaration for Human Rights to the multitude of conventions and protocols that have been ratified and put into place to date, we do have a lot to celebrate....
Post date: Nov 25, 2015
[English] [Español] Nous célébrons aujourd’hui, 25 novembre, la Journée Internationale de Lutte contre les Violences faites aux Femmes. Au cours de la réunion plénière de la 83ème Assemblée Générale de l’ONU qui s’est tenue le 17 décembre 1999 à New York, l’Assemblée Générale a souligné sa...
Post date: Nov 25, 2015
[English] [Français] Hoy, 25 de noviembre, se celebra el Día Internacional de la Eliminación de la Violencia contra la Mujer. Durante la 83ª Reunión Plenaria de la Asamblea General de las Naciones Unidas celebrada en Nueva York el 17 de diciembre de 1999, la Asamblea General enfatizó su...
Post date: Nov 25, 2015
[Español] [Français] Today, 25th November, we celebrate the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. During the 83rd UN General Assembly Plenary Meeting held in New York City the 17th of December 1999, the General Assembly emphasized its concern about violence against women...

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