In the modalities for the intergovernmental negotia-tions of the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration (GCM), Member States called on IOM to make use of the IDM to contribute to the preparatory process of the global compact.
The approach of the One Room Shelter Programme that IOM (the UN Migration Agency) Pakistan implemented to meet the recovery needs of affected populations in 2010 marked a move away from the usual emergency response.
Increasingly populist leaders portray migrants as a burden at best or at worst as a threat.
At the UN Summit on 19 September, I had the privilege to speak on ‘International Action and Cooperation: The Way Ahead’.
Moyna Begum, a 32-year old single mother of three children, migrated to Abu Dhabi in search of a better life. What awaited her in this new journey, she considered endlessly.