WIMN Briefing Documents – Civil Society Days – GFMD, Quito 2020

WIMN has prepared documents on several themes under discussion during the Civil Society Days (CSD) and the Global Forum on Migration & Development (GFMD) in Quito, Ecuador,  January 2020. These briefing papers describe the migration issue, the “gender dimension” of each issue, WIMN’s recommendations, and the international policies that are relevant to each of the issues.

WIMN members will be participating in several events in Ecuador in addition to the CSD and GFMD. This includes:


Click on each document – in English and in Spanish to read and download:

Provide Safe Access to Services for ALL Migrants

End Criminalization of Migrants & Those Who Assist Them

Ensure Rights for All in Mixed Migration Flows

Defend the Rights of all Migrant Workers

Bridging the Climate Crisis, Gender & Migration

Promote Safe Migration Pathways & Regularization

Build a Rights-Based, Anti-Racist Narrative on Migration

Meeting in the Middle: Shaping Public Narratives on Migration, 21 January, Quito

A side event to the Global Forum on Migration and Development

21 January 2020 at 9:00 to 10:30 hrs

Panecillo 4 – Centro de Convenciones Metropolitano in Quito

With Felipe Gonzalez, UN Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights of Migrants.

Co-sponsored by Oxfam International, UN Women and Women in Migration Network.

Program:  Spanish English

Women’s Caucus of the People’s Global Action for Migration, Development & Human Rights (PGA) 20 January, Ecuador

Join WIMN and friends for the Women’s Caucus of the People’s Global Action for Migration, Development & Human Rights (PGA) – to be held on Monday, 20 January, 16:30 – 18:00 hrs in Quito, Ecuador.

Click here for more information about this year’s PGA