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Speaker of the Panel Discussion on ‘Gender Mainstreaming in International Labour Migration’ at the Stakeholder Consultation on India-Europe Labour Migration focusing on Finland organised by the IOM-India in New Delhi on December 15, 2022. The deliberation was on the prospects and challenges of migration from India to Finland, especially when Finland is emerging as a significant destination for our skilled professionals.
The International Organisation for Migration (UN-IOM) stakeholder consultation on the GOALS – Governance of Labour Migration in South and South-East Asia programme in India on Monday, 5th December 2022. The consultation was on a rapid assessment and pilot project in Telangana on ‘the reintegration of international returnee migrants to Telangana’.
Consultative roundtable (virtual) on ‘Opportunities to Strengthen India-Germany Relations with an Inclusive Foreign Policy Lens’ organised by Kubernein Initiative and the India Office of Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) on 02 November 2022.
The FairSquare Projects consultation (virtual) with Usman Jawed, Consultant, FairSquare on ‘Labour Rights of Indian Migrant Workers in the Gulf States’ on 20 August 2022.
Consultative panel discussion (virtual) on ‘International Migration Review Forum 2022: GCM Implementation and Prospects for India’ organised by India Centre for Migration (ICM), the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India on 24 March 2022.
UN-IOM (India) stakeholder consultation (virtual) with Ms. Suraksha Chandrasekhar, Senior Project Assistant, IOM, New Delhi, and her team on ‘Indian women migrants travelling abroad and the need for gender-sensitive migration data management strategies and mechanisms’ as part of the IOM-Government of India project on Strengthening Data-Informed Migrant Centred Migration Management Frameworks on 4 February 2022.
Stakeholder consultation (virtual) with Ms. Rineeta Naik, Social Inclusion Specialist, UN Resident Coordinator Office, New Delhi, for a study on ‘COVID-19 and the return and reintegration of South Asian migrants’ for the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights on 23 November 2021.
The Equidem stakeholder consultation (virtual) with Ms. Namrata Raju, Equidem India Director and her team on ‘the Indians migrant workers and the labour practices in the Gulf countries’ on 29 October 2021.
Maharashtra State Level Consultation on the United Nations Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration (GCM) organised by Migrant Forum in Asia, Philippines and the Centre for Indian Migrant Studies, Kerala at Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai on 26 February 2020.