News

GMDAC´s data migration experts participate in conferences, workshops and events across the world. An indicative list of these events, as well as other GMDAC-related news.

  • GMDAC celebrates 2 years

    On September 7, IOM´s Global Migration Analysis Centre celebrates two years of presence since its launch in 2015. Read more about its key achievements in this short presentation.

  • GMDAC's Jasper Tjaden facilitates training on the ECOWAS guidelines

    Jasper Tjaden (Data and Survey Officer, IOM GMDAC) facilitated a training on the ECOWAS guidelines in Banjul, the Gambia on August 4.

  • GFMD Summit side event co-organized by IOM, UNDESA, OECD

    IOM´s Data Analysis Centre, OECD´s Migration Division, UNDESA´s Population Division and Statistics Division, the Overseas Development Institute and the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation jointly organized..

  • Launch of the comparative MECLEP report in Brussels

    IOM´s GMDAC Director Frank Laczko and Susanne Melde, Research and Policy Officer, participated in the launch of the final report from the “Migration, Environment and Climate Change: Evidence for Policy” (MECLEP) project in Brussels on 16 June.

  • Global Conference on Children on the Move

    Frank Laczko, IOM GMDAC Director, highlighted the importance of data during a solution-oriented session at the Global Conference on Children on the Move in Berlin from 12-13 June.

  • Regional training of trainers on Migration Data and Management

    Ann Singleton, Senior Research Fellow, University of Bristol/Senior Adviser to GMDAC, and Denis Kierans, Data and Research Officer, co-facilitated a regional training of trainers on migration data collection and management in Abuja, Nigeria from 22-24 May.

  • GMDAC is looking for a Migration Data Editor

    IOM´s Global Migration Data Analysis Centre is looking for a Migration Data Editor (Consultant Basis) to support on a range of data-related projects including the Global Migration Data Portal, the Missing Migrants Project, the Fatal Journeys Project and census data analysis.

  • GMDAC Director Frank Laczko discusses smuggling data

    The director of IOM´s Data Analysis Centre, Frank Laczko, talks to MINDS Global Spotlight project about available data on smuggling and data collected by the Missing Migrants Project. 

  • Expert workshop on irregular migration data

    IOM’s Global Migration Data Analysis Centre recently hosted an expert workshop, Measuring Irregular Migration: Innovative Data Practices to discuss recent practices on collecting data on irregular migration.

  • Migration and Development Series no7: Trump, Migration, and Development

    The Federal Foreign Office, the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development and IOM’s Global Migration Data Analysis Centre..