An excellent way to network and enhance knowledge in M&D is to attend M&D events. In this section, the JMDI gathers all M&D related events happening globally to keep the M4D Community up to date on events, including JMDI own events.
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What role do migrant workers play in systematic resilience to COVID-19?
Migrants are essential members of our communities and directly contribute their skills and resources to the emergency and recovery phases of COVID-19. The upcoming online conference will explore how.
The Geneva Cities Hub, UNECE and the UN Habitat’s Office in Geneva invite you to join Geneva-based international organizations, civil society and local government representatives in a “glocal” conversation on the role of cities, local communities and urbanization, as they address many challenges and opportunities highlighted in the World Cities Report 2020 to be released on UN World Cities Day 31st October 2020.
How are biodiversity loss and environmental crises affecting migrants and their communities?
IOM is partnering with the European Commission during EU Green Week 2020 to host an online expert discussion on “The Search for Greener Pastures: Exploring the Relationship Between Nature, Biodiversity and Migration”. The event will take place on October 21 at 1pm CET.
On 30 July, the International Association of Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection (PHAP), the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and the Mayors Migration Council (MMC) are hosting a webinar to discuss how cities are leading the way in including refugees in their response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Join us for a free e-learning course on Entrepreneurship for Migrants and Refugees. This six-week course starts 6 July 2020.
IOM's Includ-EU project invites you to their upcoming webinar Monday 29 June 2020 on "Intercultural Regions: Improving Access to Services" for migrants and refugees.
IOM and the Scuola Superiore di Studi Universitari Sant’Anna in Pisa are launching the 9th edition of the IOM Summer School “Psychosocial Interventions in Migration, Emergency and Displacement” from 29 June to 11 July 2020.
The Migration Policy Centre is hosting a webinar on 24 June 2020 to introduce new research the relationship between economic development and migratory patterns.
Calling all diaspora groups!
The iDiaspora initiative at IOM has launched a new a new global initiative for engaging diaspora, the Virtual Exchange on Response to COVID-19. Join us for the first discussion on Wednesday, 22 April 2020!
The exchange is a space for diaspora groups to share experiences and best practices to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic and showcase the important work that diaspora groups are already doing in order to encourage policy makers and practitioners to strengthen their collaboration and support to such efforts.
In 2018, UNCTAD, IOM, and UNHCR published a Policy Guide on Entrepreneurship for Migrants and Refugees. This Policy Guide now has an online version, called the “E learning course on Entrepreneurship for Migrants and Refugees”.