Past events

8th MTM i-Map Expert Meeting

Date: 1213 June 2013

Location: Marseille, France

Description: The 8th MTM i-Map Expert Meeting allowed African, Arab and European MTM Partner States to exchange ideas and expertise on the topic 'migrant entrepreneurship'. The discussions focused on the potential of migrant entrepreneurs to contribute to development in the country of origin. Main discussion points included the need for countries to know their emigrant communities (including their personal motivations and needs), the importance of country initiatives facilitating migrant entrepreneurship (and their evaluations), the role of bilateral agreements in supporting mobility and facilitating entrepreneurial choices, the relevance of sharing country experiences, the importance for migrant entrepreneurs to have access to financial products, and the need for further data collection and research on the topic.

More information, including additional documents, can be found the i-Map website.

Meeting Summary: en fr

 

3rd MTM AMEDIP Workshop on North-South Cooperation

Date: 2324 April 2013

Location: Bern, Switzerland

Description: This meeting, hosted by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC), brought together experts to discuss a new governance framework for North-South Cooperation. The participants also discussed ways to integrate migration into decentralised development policies, engage diasporas in development and the interconnections between North-South and South-South cooperation.

 

2nd MTM AMEDIP Workshop on Inter-institutional Coordination in Migration and Development

Date: 78 November 2012

Location: Gammarth, Tunisia

Description: This expert-level workshop focused on inter-institutional coordination and knowledge transfer mechanisms for a successful decision-making process. It was hosted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Tunisia.

 

1st MTM AMEDIP Workshop on South-South Cooperation in Migration and Development

Date: 1718 July 2012

Location: Dakar, Senegal

Description: This expert-level workshop discussed South-South cooperation, diaspora as private sector actors and remittances (South-South transfers). It was hosted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Senegalese Abroad, Senegal. 

 

7th MTM i-Map Expert Meeting – Irregular and Mixed Migration

Date: 2324 May 2012

Location: Valletta, Malta

Description:
This expert-level meeting, hosted by the Maltese Ministry of Home and Parliamentary Affairs (MHPA), focused on the topic of irregular and mixed migration.

 

MTM Dialogue: 10-Year Anniversary Meeting

Date: 22 May 2012

Location: Valletta, Malta

Description:
The meeting celebrated the 10th anniversary of the MTM Migration Dialogue through looking back on the dialogue's achievements and discussing its future outlook. It was hosted by the Maltese Ministry of Home and Parliamentary Affairs (MHPA).


More information, including documents from the meeting, can be found here.

 

6th MTM i-Map Expert Meeting – Migration and Development

Date: 2930 March 2012

Location: IFAD Headquarters in Rome, Italy

Description: This expert-level meeting dealt with the topic of migration and development remittances and was hosted by the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD).

More information, including documents from the meeting, can be found here.

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Our Work in West Africa Factsheet en fr

MTM Factsheet en fr

Towards a Comprehensive Response to Mixed Migration Flows ar en fr 

The MTM Dialogue 2002-2012: A Multifaceted Approach en