Events

Irregular migration and regular pathways

Date:
10/02/17 to 10/06/17

This thematic session will discuss irregular migration and regular pathways, including decent work, labor mobility, recognition of skills and qualifications, and other relevant measures.

Migrant Smuggling and trafficking

Date:
09/04/17 to 09/05/17

This thematic session will look at smuggling of migrants, trafficking in persons and contemporary forms of slavery, including appropriate identification, protection and assistance to migrants and trafficking victims.

Contributions of migrants and diasporas to development

Date:
07/24/17 to 07/25/17

This thematic session will examine the contributions of migrants and diaspora to all dimensions of sustainable development, including remittances and portability of earned benefits.

International cooperation and governance of migration

Date:
06/19/17 to 06/20/17

This thematic session will discuss international cooperation and governance of migration in all its dimensions, including at borders, on transit, entry, return, readmission, integration and reintegration.

Drivers of migration

Date:
05/22/17 to 05/23/17

This thematic session will address the drivers of migration, including adverse effects of climate change, natural disasters and human-made crises, through protection and assistance, sustainable development, poverty eradication, conflict prevention and resolution.

Human rights of all migrants

Date:
05/08/17 to 05/09/17

This thematic session will focus on the human rights of all migrants, social inclusion, cohesion, and all forms of discrimination, including racism, xenophobia and intolerance. 

The Global Migration Crisis: Challenges and Responses

Date:
07/04/16 to 07/07/16

The Geneva Centre for Security Policy, in cooperation with IOM, is now accepting applications for the course "The Global Migration Crisis: Challenges and Responses". This course provides an overview of the global migration crisis, its trends and drivers, and will highlight the different push/pull factors and resulting humanitarian needs created by migration crises.