Ecuador GFMD 2019

Overall GFMD Summit Programme

Third GFMD Preparatory Meetings - 10-11 September 2019

3rd Meeting of the GFMD Steering Group (10 September 2019)
Room IX, Building A, Palais des Nations

3rd Meeting of the GFMD Friends of the Forum (11 September 2019)
Salle XXI, Building E, Palais des Nations

Second GFMD Preparatory Meetings - 28-29 May 2019

2nd Meeting of the GFMD Steering Group (28 May 2019)
Room XI, ILO

2nd Meeting of the GFMD Friends of the Forum (29 May 2019)
Room II, ILO

Conference Documents:

First GFMD Preparatory Meetings - 20-21 February 2019

1st Meeting of the GFMD Steering Group (20 February 2019)
Salle XXII, Building E, Palais des Nations

1st Meeting of the GFMD Friends of the Forum (21 February 2019)
Salle XXI, Building E, Palais des Nations

Conference Documents:

GFMD 2019 Chairmanship

GFMD 10-Year Review Report

GFMD and Related Process

(a) Contribution to the 2030 Agenda

(b) GCM and UN Migration Network

GFMD Mechanisms - Priorities and Road Map

(a) Civil Society Process

(b) Business Mechanism

(c) Mayors Mechanism


GFMD Regional Workshop: Supporting arrival cities through policy coherence and multi-stakeholder partnerships - 16-17 October 2019

Lima, Peru

Event - The impact of remittances on rural transformation in Africa: from commitments to action - 11 October 2019

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

GFMD Regional Workshop: Providing regular pathways from crisis to safety - 19-20 September 2019

Quito, Ecuador

Powerpoint Presentations

GFMD Regional Workshop: Harnessing migration for rural development - 14-15 August 2019

AC Hotel, Kingston, Jamaica

Powerpoint Presentations

GFMD Regional Workshop: Facilitating social and economic inclusion - 24-25 July 2019

Hotel Radisson, San José, Costa Rica

Powerpoint Presentations

GFMD Thematic Workshop "Narratives on Migration: Toward an evidence-based Communication" - 4-5 July 2019

Mohammed VI International Conference Center, Skhirat, Morocco

Materials and publications contributed by the speakers / panelists

Powerpoint Presentations




Government of The Gambia

Impacto Social Metropolitan Group



Mayors Mechansim


Observance Event of the International Day of Family Remittances - 14 June 2019

Conference Room 12, United Nations Headquarters, New York

GFMD Thematic Workshop “Implementation of the Global Compact for Migration at the National Level” - 21-22 March 2019

Palais des Nations, Geneva

Statements and Presentation

Opening Session

Framing Session

Panel discussion: Ensuring successful GCM Implementation - A Collective Aspiration and a Shared Responsibility

Panel discussion: Ensuring successful GCM Implementation - National Perspectives on Lessons Learned

Closing Session

Relevant Reference Materials


Theme 1: Human rights-based approaches in developing national implementation plans as a transversal issue

Theme 2: Creating regular pathways for migration for sustainable development – GCM objective 5

Theme 3: Promoting fair and ethical recruitment and decent work – GCM objective 6

Overview and TORs

3rd GFMD 2019 Roundtable Team Consultations - 11 September 2019
Palais des Nations

2nd GFMD 2019 Roundtable Team Consultations - 28 May 2019

1st GFMD 2019 Roundtable Team Consultations - 21 February 2019
Palais des Nations

GFMD consultation on the relationship between GFMD and GCM - 4 April 2019

Room VII, Building A, 3rd Floor, Palais des Nations, Geneva

GFMD Side Event at 2019 HLPF - GFMD Perspective on Empowering People and Ensuring Inclusiveness and Equality - 19 July 2019

United Nations, New York

Abu Dhabi Dialogue Senior Officials’ Meeting and High-Level Symposium on the Future of Work

Arab Regional Consultative Process on Migration and Refugee Affairs (ARCP)