National Conference on Youth Migration and Development
When, local time:
Friday, 8 February 2013 - 9:00am to Saturday, 9 February 2013 - 12:00pm
Sriperumbudur, Tamil Nadu
Type of Event:
Meeting by Member States or Institutions
The conference will throw light on migration policies and relevance of Millennium Development Goals with reference to migration.<br /><br />The conference will comprise symposia, a panel discussion, a plenary session and thematic sessions on social inclusion of migrants, migration and sustainable development, migration and climate change and migration and human rights.<br /><br />UNESCO will support the conference by sharing the three UNESCO/UNICEF’s publications on Internal Migration in India made public on the 2013 International Migrants Day:<br /><br />• UNESCO/UNICEF Policy Briefs: For a Better Inclusion of Internal Migrants in India, 2012<br />• UNESCO/UNICEF National Workshop on Internal Migration and Human Development in India, 6–7 December 2011, Workshop Compendium, Vol. 1: Workshop Report, 2012<br />• UNESCO/UNICEF National Workshop on Internal Migration and Human Development in India, 6–7 December 2011, Workshop Compendium, Vol. 2: Workshop Papers, 2012.