I am currently attending The 2018 annual Parliamentary Hearing, Jointly Organized by the United Nation (UN) and Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) at the United Nation Headquarters, New York.
~ Theme of the Meeting:
“Towards a Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration: A Parliamentary Perspective”
We have 22 Objectives for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration as against unsafe and illegal migrations with its dangers especially to our youths through human trafficking.
*We are working on Actionable Commitments for Member States. It is a UN General Assembly and International Parliamentry Union IPU program. Annual Parliamentry Hearing at the UN Headquaters, Trusteeship Council Chamber Secretariat Building.
The 2day meeting will Centre on some of the below topics:
~ Migration Today: main facts, agreed principles, and gaps.
~ National Policies and Local Responses: best practices and the need for coordination.
~ Addressing Large Movements: Domestic Initiatives and International Cooperation.
~ Social Cohesion and Integration of migrants.
~ Global Compact for Migration (GCM) and follow up: the role of Parliament.
~ Realizing the Human Right of all Migrants: a Whole-of-government approach.
~ From Irregular migrants Regular Statues: Common Principles and best practice.
~ The Political and Social Participation of Migrants in decision making.