ICVA publication
13 June, 2017

The Global Compact on Refugees Explained: an ICVA Briefing Paper

Subject / Forced migration /
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The New York Declaration calls for the development of two new global “compacts”¬† adopted by the UN General Assembly in late 2018, one on refugees, the other for safe, orderly and regular migration.

  • What is the Global Compact on Refugees?
  • Why should we care about it?
  • How is it being developed?
  • What does it hope to achieve?
  • How relevant is it to NGOs and how can you participate?