Launch of the MICIC Guidelines
Location: New York, USA
The Guidelines To Protect Migrants in Countries Experiencing Conflict or Natural Disaster were released on June 10 and launched in New York at UN Headquarters on June 15 and in Geneva at the Palais des Nations on June 27.
The launch events in New York and Geneva included speakers from the Philippines, the United States, the European Union, the United Nations, the International Organization for Migration, the Global Coalition on Migration, the International Catholic Migration Commission, the International Centre for Migration Policy Development, as well as other members of the MICIC Initiative Working Group, civil society and the private sector.
The Guidelines and the inclusive MICIC consultative process were widely welcomed.
Watch the New York launch event on UN Web TV: