Data Bulletin 12: Migrant deaths and disappearances

This Data Bulletin focuses on Migrant deaths and disappearances – The importance of the problem of deaths during migration has been acknowledged in the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration, which includes as one of its objectives to “[s]ave lives and establish coordinated efforts on missing migrants.”

IOM’s “Data Bulletin Series: Informing the Implementation of the Global Compact for Migration” spans a broad range of topics covered by the Global Compact for Migration, highlighting currently available data sources as well as data gaps and challenges relevant to each of them. Each Data Bulletin contains illustrative examples of initiatives and recommendations of investments needed to strengthen the evidence base underpinning the respective thematic area. The Data Bulletins are meant to provide a useful resource for decision makers as they begin to think about implementation of the Global Compact for Migration and the related data needs.

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