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Post date: Dec 18, 2018

Brussels, 30 November 2018 -  IOM, the UN Migration Agency in cooperation with the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, held the Brussels launch of its new guide “Migration and the 2030 Agenda: A Guide for Practitioners” on implementing the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as they relate to migration.

Post date: Nov 26, 2015

“Raíces” is a video by José Marcelo Veloz Salinas which came first place in the video competition “Migration, la Mirada Joven” organized by the Mexican Government.  In this video, the author presents the roots and feeling of belonging of the Mexican diaspora living in the United States.


Post date: Nov 20, 2015

Quito recibió a autoridades de gobiernos locales de 60 ciudades, quienes junto a representantes de organismos internacionales vinculados a la movilidad humana, diseñaron una agenda para proyectar los aportes de las migraciones al desarrollo y redoblar esfuerzos en la lucha global contra la xenofobia.

Post date: Nov 20, 2015

Este foro destacó la importancia de las ciudades en el abordaje de la migración y el Desarrollo Sostenible, así como el crecimiento económico inclusivo y sostenible, la integración y el empleo.

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Post date: Nov 17, 2015

Este video presenta la plataforma en línea Net M4D de la Iniciativa Conjunta para la Migración y el Desarrollo y explica los servicios que proporciona para promover el intercambio de conocimiento, generación de capacidades y establecimiento de redes en temas relacionados con la Migración y el Desarrollo. El video hace especial énfasis en el nivel local en donde los propulsores e impactos de la migración son más resentidos.

Post date: Oct 29, 2015

This video presents the JMDI or Joint Migration and Development Initiative’s M4D Net web platform, explaining the services it provides to promote knowledge exchange, capacity building and networking on the issues of Migration and Development with special focus on the local level, where the drivers and effects of migration are most strongly felt.

The M4D Net is more than just a website, it is global knowledge hub that reaches out to a global audience of over 4,000 practitioners and policy-makers working on or with an interest in migration and development.

Post date: Aug 28, 2015

Eight representatives of the Senegalese Development Agencies, ministries, town halls, private and voluntary sectors present their initiatives regarding migration and development at the local level.

This video was made as part of the JMDI Academy, organized by the Joint Initiative on Migration and Development and the ILO International Training Centre, which brings together local authorities and practitioners from more than ten countries to exchange good practices for integrating migration into local policies.

Post date: Aug 28, 2015

Huit représentants sénégalais des Agences de Développement, des Ministères, des mairies, du Secteur Privé et du secteur associatif du Sénégal nous parlent de leurs initiatives en matière de migration et de développement, au niveau local.

Cette vidéo a été réalisée dans le cadre de l'Académie ICMD, organisée par l'Initiative Conjointe pour la Migration et le Développement et le Centre de Formation International de l'OIT, qui a réunit des autorités locales et praticiens de plus de dix pays pour échanger les bonnes pratiques d'intégration de la migration aux politiques locales.

Post date: Apr 07, 2015

The following is one of the success stories of the diaspora contribution to the development of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Three natives of BiH, who grew up and were educated in Austria, where their skills were recognised in the Remus Innovation Company, contributed to achieving one of the largest investments in Sanski Most, thus giving new hope for the unemployed in this municipality.

Post date: Jan 21, 2015

This week, IOM Peru is launching a documentary showcasing La Caravana de la Vida (The Life Caravan), a project implemented between 2012 and 2014 that brought much-needed mobile health services to remote areas in the Amazon.