GCM’s Intl Coordinator’s presentation at Global Compact consultation

On Monday, May 8, GCM’s International Coordinator, Monami Maulik, was one of three civil society experts chosen to speak on the Human Rights of All Migrants at the first Informal Thematic Consultation for the Global Compact on Safe, Regular and Orderly Migration.   In addition to Monami Maulik’s comments below…

Ensuring the Human Rights of Migrants in the Global Compact

The first Thematic Consultation for the Global Compact on Safe, Regular and Orderly Migration was held at the UN in Geneva, Switzerland on May 8-9, 2017, on the topic of the human rights of all migrants, social inclusion and non-discrimination.  The statement below was submitted to the UN for the…

Global Compact Update April 27 2017

Global Compact update, April 27, 2017 United Nations site http://refugeesmigrants.un.org now has updates on the Global Compact process. They are accepting applications until May 2 to Participate in the Stakeholder Steering Committee Attend the 8-9 May first Thematic Consultation in Geneva See http://refugeesmigrants.un.org/compact-partners for  information and instructions for both. The…

What is the Global Compact on Migration? Updated 27 April

GCM Global Compact FAQs April 27 (PDF) UN Global Compact on Safe, Regular and Orderly Migration FAQs UPDATED 27 April, 2017 What is the Global Compact on Safe, Regular and Orderly Migration? The September 19 Summit and the New York Declaration On September 19, 2016, the United Nations General Assembly…

Look what GCM member @AlianzaAmericas is doing on US tax day

Look at what GCM’s member @AlianzaAmericas is showing us about how much Latino immigrants are contributing in state and federal taxes in the US ($86 billion, yes billion; $11.7 billion by undocumented Latino immigrants) and at where Americans’ tax money is going.  Inspiring Americans to demand that taxes go to…