UNU-UNESCO Conference on “Migrations”

When, local time: 
Thursday, 5 March 2015 -
9:30am to 6:00pm
Where: 
France, Paris
Type of Event: 
Meeting by Member States or Institutions
Contact: 
Aurélia Smotriez, Deputy to the Representative of the United Nations University to UNESCO, officeparis@unu.edu

New conference organized jointly by the United Nations University and UNESCO following previous encounters held in 2014.

Around a key issue for the international community – migrations - UNU and UNESCO are organizing a high-level meeting with major political stakeholders, committed to both reflection and action in different countries, and international experts (both academics and those working on the ground) who will analyze the causes of the current massive migrations and will also adopt a forward-looking approach.