Upcoming events

Panel event and expert meeting on the use of private military and security companies in places of deprivation of liberty, including detention facilities for migrants in an irregular situation (Geneva)

All findings will inform the Working Group's report on the use of private military and security companies in places of deprivation of liberty, including detention facilities for migrants in an irregular situation (to be presented at the 72nd session of the UN GA in Autumn 2017).

ADEPT April Webinar in partnership with IOM

Thursday 27 April 2017 from 04:30 to 06:30 PM Brussels/Geneva Time- Satellite Meeting in Preparation for the GFMD Civil Society Days                                                                                                                                                                           ADEPT’s April webinar will examine the UN Global Compact on Migration and the Global Forum on Migration and Development and explore ways in which diaspora and migrants can help achieve the aims of these meetings and negotiations on migration and development.

G20 Leaders’ Summit (Hamburg)

More info on the following website: https://www.g20.org/Webs/G20/EN/G20/g20_node.html  

Annual Spring Meetings of the IMF and World Bank Group

More info on the IMF website.

IOM International Dialogue on Migration (IDM): First intersessional workshop

2017 theme: Strengthening international cooperation on and governance of migration towards the adoption of a global compact on migration in 2018. The first workshop will discuss international cooperation and governance of migration with a view to identifying elements, models and commitments for the global compact.

90th Session of the UN Committee against Torture (CAT)

Public consultation on a draft revised General Comment on article 3 of the Convention (28 April 2017, 10am-1pm/ Conference Room XIX, Palais des Nations)
More info on OHCHR Website