Countering Xenophobia and Discrimination: Voices from the Regions - International Organization for Migration (IOM)
18 May 2018 - Co-sponsored by IOM and the NGO Committee on Migration, the side event will highlight good practices to counter xenophobia and promote social inclusion, based on the selected projects presented by the participating NGOs in their responses to the survey. These will be shown via video tape with subsequent interactive dialogue. IOM will offer perspectives on the highlighted issues, and the NGO Committee on Migration will launch and briefly discuss an analytical study which they have undertaken of the submitted good practices. Participating Member States will act as first respondents from the floor to present their views, make recommendations and draw conclusions based on the material presented, in the context of the ongoing discussions on the Global Compact.