About Us

The Global Coalition on Migration (GCM) is comprised of regional and international networks of migrant associations, migrants rights organizations and advocates, trade unions, faith groups and academia, covering every region around the world. GCM represents a vital space where members can collectively chart the best methods, strategies and tools to take action together.

Interview with GCM International Coordinator, Monami Maulik

How can civil society organizations use the Global Compact for Migration? Earlier this year, Global Coalition on Migration International Coordinator, Monami Maulik, spoke with PICUM on the engagement of civil society organizations in the Global Compact for Migration process leading up to the negotiations that took place from March to July…

Watch Activists Speak to Member States at Final Day of Global Compact Negotiations

NEW YORK, July 13 – Last month, Global Coalition on Migration members joined Member State representatives and civil society allies in finalizing the eighteen-month process to develop the text for the Global Compact on Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration, which began with the New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants….

Joint Civil Society Statement at the Conclusion of Negotiations on the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly, and Regular Migration

NEW YORK, July 13 – Co-facilitators, we are grateful for you and your staff’s guidance and work over the past two years in producing the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly, and Regular Migration.  We appreciate your efforts to promote the voice and space for participation of civil society and migrant…

Statement of Civil Society on the Global Compact on Safe, Orderly, and Regular Migration (GCM) in advance of the Sixth and Final Round of Negotiations

NEW YORK, July 9 – Civil society, including migrant networks across regions, gathered on Sunday, July 8, 2018, to reflect on the GCM negotiations, and to look at the issues at stake and to envision the next phase of mobilization as you complete your negotiations this week. This statement is…

Labour Migration and the Global Compact: Ensuring Rights, Protections and a Decent Work

  During the fourth round of negotiations on the Global Compact on Migration, Global Coalition on Migration members across all regions raised targeted proposals on the inclusion of regular pathways into the Compact negotiations and text. Coalition members and civil society partners held a strategy workshop on prior to negotiations…