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Big Data for Migration Alliance Launches Call to Harness Responsible Data Innovation for Better Migration Governance

Berlin – At a time of exponential growth of data worldwide, non-traditional sources such as mobile phones, satellites and social media, and new analytical methods, such as machine–learning, can help improve the evidence base for migration policy and practice.

Government of Chile and International Organization for Migration work together on Migration Governance Profile

Santiago, August 12 - Representatives of different ministries of the Government of Chile and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) mission in Chile held a inter-ministerial consultation to present the preliminary results of the evaluation of the

Making Migration Data Accessible for All

Berlin - Timely and comprehensive migration statistics are essential for developing policies that benefit migrants, as well as their communities of origin and destination.

IOM Asia-Pacific Releases Comprehensive Regional Secondary Data Review on Migration

Bangkok – With 55 per cent of the world’s population (over 4.3 billion), over 42 million international migrants, nearly 84 million of its resid

IOM Launches Regional Page on Migration Data in Oceania

IOM's Global Migration Data Analysis Centre (GMDAC), IOM Australia, and IOM Fiji launched a regional page on 15 January on “Migration Data in Oceania” to enhance Member States’ data capacity, including at the regional level.

Project kick-off meeting: Assessment of the needs of families searching for relatives lost in the Central and Western Mediterranean

On 30 September and 1 October 2019 IOM GMDAC hosted a meeting in Berlin, Germany, to kick-start the research for its project on the experiences and needs of families of missing migrants in Ethiopia, the UK, Spain and Tunisia. 

Global Migration Data Portal launched in German

The German-language version of the Global Migration Data Portal was launched and presented to media and policy makers in two different events on 23 October 2019 in Berlin, Germany. 

10th meeting of the Inter-agency and Expert Group on Sustainable Development Goal Indicators

The 10th meeting of the Inter-agency and Expert Group on Sustainable Development Goal Indicators (IAEG-SDGs) was hosted by the UN Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, between 22–24 October 2019. 

Future European Migration Scenarios in 2030: Plausible, Probable, and Relevant?

An expert workshop, called “Future European Migration Scenarios in 2030: Plausible, Probable, and Relevant?”, organized by IOM’s GMDAC and the Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI), took place in Brussels, Belgium, on 9 October 2019.

Training Workshop on Migration Data Management

Carla Rojas Paz (Migration Data Editor, IOM’s GMDAC) represented IOM at a Prague Process “Training Workshop on Migration Data Management”, in Vilnius, Lithuania, from 8–10 October 2019.

Big Data for Migration Alliance Launches Call to Harness Responsible Data Innovation for Better Migration Governance

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Big Data for Migration Alliance Launches Call to Harness Responsible Data Innovation for Better Migration Governance

Berlin – At a time of exponential growth of data worldwide, non-traditional sources such as

Government of Chile and International Organization for Migration work together on Migration Governance Profile

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Government of Chile and International Organization for Migration work together on Migration Governance Profile

Santiago, August 12 - Representatives of different ministries of the Government of Chile and the

Making Migration Data Accessible for All

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Making Migration Data Accessible for All

Berlin - Timely and comprehensive migration statistics are essential for developing policies that benefit migrants, as well as their communities of origin and destination.

IOM Asia-Pacific Releases Comprehensive Regional Secondary Data Review on Migration

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IOM Asia-Pacific Releases Comprehensive Regional Secondary Data Review on Migration

IOM Launches Regional Page on Migration Data in Oceania

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IOM Launches Regional Page on Migration Data in Oceania

IOM's Global Migration Data Analysis Centre (GMDAC), IOM Australia, and IOM Fiji launched a regional page on 15 January on “Migration Data in Oceania” to enhance Member States’ data capacity, including at the regional level.

Project kick-off meeting: Assessment of the needs of families searching for relatives lost in the Central and Western Mediterranean

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Project kick-off meeting: Assessment of the needs of families searching for relatives lost in the Central and Western Mediterranean

On 30 September and 1 October 2019 IOM GMDAC hosted a meeting in Berlin, Germany, to kick-start the research for its project on the experiences and needs of families of missing migrants in Ethiopia, the UK, Spain and Tunisia. 

Global Migration Data Portal launched in German

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Global Migration Data Portal launched in German

The German-language version of the Global Migration Data Portal was launched and presented to media and policy makers in two different events on 23 October 2019 in Berlin, Germany. 

10th meeting of the Inter-agency and Expert Group on Sustainable Development Goal Indicators

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10th meeting of the Inter-agency and Expert Group on Sustainable Development Goal Indicators

The 10th meeting of the Inter-agency and Expert Group on Sustainable Development Goal Indicators (IAEG-SDGs) was hosted by the UN Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, between 22–24 October 2019. 

Future European Migration Scenarios in 2030: Plausible, Probable, and Relevant?

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Future European Migration Scenarios in 2030: Plausible, Probable, and Relevant?

An expert workshop, called “Future European Migration Scenarios in 2030: Plausible, Probable, and Relevant?”, organized by IOM’s GMDAC and the Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI), took place in Brussels, Belgium, on 9 October 2019.

Training Workshop on Migration Data Management

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Training Workshop on Migration Data Management

Carla Rojas Paz (Migration Data Editor, IOM’s GMDAC) represented IOM at a Prague Process “Training Workshop on Migration Data Management”, in Vilnius, Lithuania, from 8–10 October 2019.