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.

GCM Brings a Focus on Human Rights to UN Migration Week in Marrakech December 4-11, 2018

Over 120 Global Coalition on Migration members from across multiple regions were on the ground from beginning to end throughout Migration Week in Marrakech – a historic occasion that saw the largest convening of governments and civil society representatives and other stakeholders on addressing the future of international migration.  …

Joint Civil Society Message to the Member States at the Intergovernmental Conference to adopt the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly, and Regular Migration [December 10, 2018]

Joint Civil Society Message to the Member States at the Intergovernmental Conference to adopt the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly, and Regular Migration Marrakesh, Morocco / December 10, 2018 Thank you for giving us the floor, moderator. This is a civil society collective message. We are connected and have organized…

Migrant Rights are Human Rights

Migrant Rights are Human Rights #MigrantRightsHumanRights As governments convene to adopt the Global Compact on Safe, Regular, and Orderly Migration (GCM) in Marrakech –  a city historically defined and enriched by the movement of people and goods – the Global Coalition on Migration urges world leaders, human rights defenders, media,…

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….