ICVA publication
13 June, 2017

The Global Compact on Refugees Explained: an ICVA Briefing Paper

Subject / Forced migration /
GRF brief paper image

The New York Declaration calls for the development of two new global “compacts”  adopted by the UN General Assembly in late 2018, one on refugees, the other for safe, orderly and regular migration.

  • What is the Global Compact on Refugees?
  • Why should we care about it?
  • How is it being developed?
  • What does it hope to achieve?
  • How relevant is it to NGOs and how can you participate?