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GMDAC's Susanne Melde at Migrations and Environmental Change seminar in Turku

Susanne Melde, Research and Policy Officer, will participate as a keynote speaker at the Migrations and Environmental Change seminar in Turku, Finland on 24 January 2017.

Ms. Melde will present findings for policy from primary research in six countries (Dominican Republic, Haiti, Kenya, Mauritius, Papua New Guinea and Viet Nam). This first ever comparative approach allows to draw out how different forms of human mobility can support or undermine adaptation efforts to hazards.

Click here for more information on the seminar.

GMDAC Director Frank Laczko at UN World Data Forum in Cape Town

Frank Laczko, Director of IOM´s GMDAC participated at the inaugural United Nations World Data Forum, set to take place on 15-18 January 2017 in Cape Town.

GMDAC Data Briefing – Disability and unsafe migration: Data and policy, understanding the evidence

This newest issue of GMDAC's Data Briefing Series focuses on disability and unsafe migration and was authored by Dr. Sandra Dowling (University of Bristol).

Susanne Melde at Science Forum South Africa

Susanne Melde, Research and Policy Officer, participated in a panel dedicated to the links between migration and climate change during the 2016 Science Forum South Africa in Pretoria on 8-9 December 2016.

Denis Kierans at Workshop on Migration and Development for ASEAN-South Korea Government Officials

Denis Kierans, Data and Research Officer, took part in a workshop on migration and development for ASEAN-South Korea government officials on 14-17 November 2016 in Seoul, South Korea. 

Denis Kierans joined Expert Group on Refugee and IDP Statistics Meeting

Denis Kierans, Data and Research Analyst, attended the first meeting of the International Expert Group on Refugee and IDP Statistics (EGRIS) on 7 and 8 November 2016 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

International Conference: ‘Improving Data on International Migration’

Organized by GMDAC on 2–3 December 2016 in Berlin. Resources, background materials and additional information available here. 

Susanne Melde at the Hugo Conference - Environment, Migration, Politics

Susanne Melde, Research and Policy Officer, spoke at the “Hugo Conference - Environment, Migration, Politics” on 3-5 November 2016, organized at the Huge Observatory at the University of Liege, Belgium

GMDAC director Frank Laczko is interviewed by Al Jazeera (video)

A mid-year update on migration across the Mediterranean: deaths and arrivals figures, key trends and drivers and what can be done. 

Denis Kierans at International Workshop on Strengthening Structures and Partnerships to overcome the Migration Management Challenges

Denis Kierans, Data and Research Officer spoke at the “International Workshop on Strengthening Structures and Partnerships to overcome the Migration Management Challenges” on 14 and 15 July 2016 in Baku, Azerbaijan.                       

GMDAC's Susanne Melde at Migrations and Environmental Change seminar in Turku

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GMDAC's Susanne Melde at Migrations and Environmental Change seminar in Turku

Susanne Melde, Research and Policy Officer, will participate as a keynote speaker at the Migrations and Environmental Change seminar in Turku, Finland on 24 January 2017.

GMDAC Director Frank Laczko at UN World Data Forum in Cape Town

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GMDAC Director Frank Laczko at UN World Data Forum in Cape Town

Frank Laczko, Director of IOM´s GMDAC participated at the inaugural United Nations World Data Forum, set to take place on 15-18 January 2017 in Cape Town.

GMDAC Data Briefing – Disability and unsafe migration: Data and policy, understanding the evidence

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GMDAC Data Briefing – Disability and unsafe migration: Data and policy, understanding the evidence

This newest issue of GMDAC's Data Briefing Series focuses on disability and unsafe migration and was authored by Dr. Sandra Dowling (University of Bristol).

Susanne Melde at Science Forum South Africa

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Susanne Melde at Science Forum South Africa

Susanne Melde, Research and Policy Officer, participated in a panel dedicated to the links between migration and climate change during the 2016 Science Forum South Africa in Pretoria on 8-9 December 2016.

Denis Kierans at Workshop on Migration and Development for ASEAN-South Korea Government Officials

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Denis Kierans at Workshop on Migration and Development for ASEAN-South Korea Government Officials

Denis Kierans, Data and Research Officer, took part in a workshop on migration and development for ASEAN-South Korea government officials on 14-17 November 2016 in Seoul, South Korea. 

Denis Kierans joined Expert Group on Refugee and IDP Statistics Meeting

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Denis Kierans joined Expert Group on Refugee and IDP Statistics Meeting

Denis Kierans, Data and Research Analyst, attended the first meeting of the International Expert Group on Refugee and IDP Statistics (EGRIS) on 7 and 8 November 2016 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

International Conference: ‘Improving Data on International Migration’

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International Conference: ‘Improving Data on International Migration’

Organized by GMDAC on 2–3 December 2016 in Berlin. Resources, background materials and additional information available here. 

Susanne Melde at the Hugo Conference - Environment, Migration, Politics

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Susanne Melde at the Hugo Conference - Environment, Migration, Politics

Susanne Melde, Research and Policy Officer, spoke at the “Hugo Conference - Environment, Migration, Politics” on 3-5 November 2016, organized at the Huge Observatory at the University of Liege, Belgium

GMDAC director Frank Laczko is interviewed by Al Jazeera (video)

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GMDAC director Frank Laczko is interviewed by Al Jazeera (video)

A mid-year update on migration across the Mediterranean: deaths and arrivals figures, key trends and drivers and what can be done. 

Denis Kierans at International Workshop on Strengthening Structures and Partnerships to overcome the Migration Management Challenges

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Denis Kierans at International Workshop on Strengthening Structures and Partnerships to overcome the Migration Management Challenges

Denis Kierans, Data and Research Officer spoke at the “International Workshop on Strengthening Structures and Partnerships to overcome the Migration Management Challenges” on 14 and 15 July 2016 in Baku, Azerbaijan.