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18 December 2017 International Migrants Day Migrant Forum in Asia Statement   More than 247 million migrants are crossing international borders to search for safer and better future. Migrants are often exposed to situations that make them vulnerable to exploitation and abuse. As media and communication advance, the large movement of people has been magnified and is now recognized as an issue that needs international attention....

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Members of the Asian Inter-Parliamentary Caucus on Labour Migration representing Bangladesh, Cambodia, Malaysia, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, South Korea and Sri Lanka gathered in Kuala Lumpur on 13-14 November 2015 for its 5th Annual Assembly to discuss how they could actively engage in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development that UN Member States adopted on 25 September 2015. In the immediate aftermath,...

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The 4th Annual Meeting of the Asian Inter-Parliamentary Caucus on Labour Migration was convened in Kathmandu, Nepal from 8-9 November 2014. There were 40 participants to the conference, which included current and former Members of Parliament, Parliamentary staff, representatives from civil society and trade unions and select expert resource speakers. Countries represented were Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia,...

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Today, 18 December 2013, we, the members of the Asian Inter-Parliamentary Caucus on Labour Migration, express our solidarity to all migrant workers and members of their families across the globe in celebrating the International Migrants’ Day. On 22-23 November 2013 in Bangkok, the Caucus was convened for the seventh consecutive year to renew our commitment to advocate for the protection of the human and labour rights and welfare of...

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