Guidelines concerning statistics of international labour migration
These guidelines aim to support countries to facilitate data collection activities on international labour migration and to encourage them to test the conceptual framework suggested in the guidelines.
Statistics for SDG indicator 10.7.1: Draft Guidelines for their Collection
Goal 10.7 of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) calls for facilitating orderly, safe, and responsible migration and mobility of people, including through implementation of planned and well- managed migration policies. The objective of this document is to provide guidelines that may assist those aiming to produce the statistics needed to calculate SDG indicator 10.7.1, “Recruitment cost borne by employee as a proportion of monthly income earned in country of destination.”
Migration and the 2030 Agenda: A Guide for Practitioners
A new guide from IOM for government actors involved in implementing the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as they relate to migration. The guide aims to help policymakers integrate migration into local and national development planning.
Assessing the capacity of national statistical systems: A user’s guide
The guide identifies four tool typologies to assist in the preparation of national statistical strategies; aid in the development of capacity building efforts; monitor statistical performance internationally; and asses quality of statistical codes of practice. The Assessment guide compares 15 of the most common assessment tools and explains how to interpret and use them. It further offers a more in-depth description of each of the tools, as well as resources for further guidance.
Training of Trainers Manual: National Labour Migration Management: Ethiopia
This manual responds to the demand to provide trainers with a comprehensive, interactive, practical and flexible training guide for effective labour migration management in Ethiopia (as a country of origin), as well as how to ensure protection of migrant workers in the destination countries. The manual's target is to help policymakers and practitioners in designing, revising and implementing more effective labour migration policies and programmes.
Migration Health Research to advance evidence based policy and practice in Sri Lanka
IOM's Migration Health Research Series aims at sharing high-yield scientific papers and analytical commentaries aimed at advancing migration health policy and practice at national, regional and global levels. The first book of the series is a two-part volume profiling the development of the National Migration Health Policy and intervention framework in Sri Lanka, which to a large extent was driven by an evidence-informed, multisectoral approach.
Panel discussion on unaccompanied migrant children and adolescents and human rights
This report presents the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) discussion, of which the objective was to identify challenges and best practices by countries of origin, transit and destination, as well as possible joint efforts to protect the human rights of unaccompanied migrant children and adolescents.
Measuring international migration in the context of the 2030 Agenda
Infographic explaining which indicators of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are directly related to migrants or can be disaggregated by migratory status. Includes a list of migration-relevant SDG indicators.
Source: Recommendations of the United Nations Expert Group Meeting on Improving Migration Data in the Context of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, 20-22 June 2017, New York (https://goo.gl/XAKG26)