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IOM, OECD and UNDESA will jointly organise the second International Forum on Migration Statistics in Cairo from 20-21 January 2020. The Call for papers and parallel sessions is open until 31 July 2019.

A national consultation on data on migrant and forcibly displaced children took place on 4-5 April 2019 in Bangkok, Thailand. 

GMDAC and IOM Germany launched a joint briefing series called “Berlin Migration Talks” on 13 March 2019. The inaugural briefing focused on GMDAC’s work on assessing the impact of information campaigns in the field of migration. 



Migration data for global processes

Keiko Osaki-Tomita, President of Tokiwa University in Japan, shares her views on migration data, the Sustainable Development Goals and the Global Compact for Migration.

Data on African migration to Europe

Rainer Münz, Special Adviser on Migration and Demography at the European Commission, shares his view on data and migration between Africa and Europe.