Civil society was invited to a dialogue on the Global Migration Compact on 14 November, held by the 2016 GFMD Chair, Bangladesh . During the event, Eva Sandis of the NGO Committee on Migration mentioned three key points that civil society call to be included in this Compact.
- URGENCY: protection and assistance now for migrants on the ground
- IMPLEMENTATION: focus on action implementing existing commitments without delay
- INCLUSION: participation of civil society, especially migrants and diaspora, together with all relevant stakeholders, in the preparations for, and participation in, the Global Compact on migration.
Read the full input of the NGO Committee on Migration