Expert Voice:"Negotiating the Common European Asylum System’s third generation – stubborn on vision, flexible on details …"

Only a few weeks left until the European Council’s imposed deadline for finding an agreement on the third generation of the CEAS will be due. At the centre of discussions, once more, is the Dublin proposal. In the public...> more

Guest contribution: Free Movement in Africa - time to celebrate?

On 29 January 2018 the AU adopted the Protocol to the Treaty Establishing the African Economic Community Relating to Free Movement of Persons, Right of Residence and Establishment, and its Implementation Roadmap. The movement of...> more

“Learning from the past to predict the future” – Interview with the Director General on the occasion of ICMPD’s 25th anniversary

In 1993, ICMPD started as a small organisation with a handful of people and has grown into a global player in migration policy development over time. On the occasion of its 25th anniversary, ICMPD’s Director General Michael...> more

Expert Voice Series: The Global Compact on Refugees - Thematic Sessions, #4

On 14 November 2017, UN Member States, intergovernmental organisations, representatives of civil society organisations and the private sector are coming together in Geneva for the fourth thematic discussion on the Global Compact...> more

Expert Voice Series: The Global Compact for Migration - Informal Thematic Sessions, #6

On 12-13 October 2017, the global migration compact process continues in Geneva with the sixth informal thematic session on irregular migration and regular pathways, including decent work, labour mobility, and recognition of...> more