The UN Working Group on Business and Human Rights is convening it's first UN Asia Regional Forum on Business and Human Rights from 19 to 20 April 2016 in Doha, Qatar. This year’s Regional Forum includes the rights of migrant workers as part of its agenda.
11 April 2016 to 12 April 2016
The UN General Assembly (UNGA) High-level Thematic Debate: Implementing Commitments on Sustainable Development, Climate Change and Financing is agreed to take place on 11-12 April 2016 at the UN Headquarters in New York.
The purpose of the briefing is to provide an update on the MICIC Initiative, which will develop by September 2016 non‐binding, voluntary principles, guidelines and practices to help states and others to better protect and assist migrants caught in countries experiencing conflict or a natural disaster.
The United Nations Economic and Social Council Forum on Partnerships will take place at the United Nations Headquarters in New York on 31 March 2016.
31 March 2016 to 1 April 2016
The fifth project workshop on "Cooperation on Migration and Development" will be held in Istanbul. On the 31st of March, the workshop will focus on cooperation with local and regional authorities. On the 1st of April, the workshop will focus on cooperation with civil society and academia.
30 March 2016
The High-level meeting on global responsibility sharing through pathways for admission of Syrian refugees will be held in Geneva on 30 March.
The third MADE advocacy webinar on SDG implementation and indicator development will take place on 15 March 2016.