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The Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration (GCM) was adopted in Marrakech, Mororoco, on 10 December by 165 UN Member States.  

Susanne Melde took part in the 4th Pan-African Forum on Migration (PAFoM) in Djibouti City, Djibouti,  between 19–21 November.

Susanne Melde (Senior Analyst, IOM’s GMDAC) attended the 8th meeting of the Inter-Agency Expert Group on Sustainable Development Goal Indicators (IAEG-SDGs), held in Stockholm, Sweden, on 5–8 November.  



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.

What do we know about data on environmental migration?

Disaster displacement forces millions of people away from their homes every year. Many more move in the context of environmental changes. Estimating the number of people affected remains a challenge for the international community. Atle Solberg, Head of the Platform on Disaster Displacement and Francois Gemenne, specialist of environmental geopolitics and migration dynamics, share their views on this topic.