ICMC Urges States to Offer Additional Resettlement Places for Syrian Refugees

At the ministerial-level pledging conference on Syrian refugee resettlement in Geneva, States worldwide will have the opportunity to offer a substantial number of new and additional resettlement places or other forms of admission. ICMC, together with other NGOs, calls upon States to make commitments towards additional resettlement or other admission places for Syrian refugees.

ICMC Secretary-General Speaks of Leadership and Shared Responsibility at IOM Council

On 28 November, ICMC’s Secretary General Johan Ketelers took the floor on the occasion of the 2014 IOM Council meeting. Ketelers’ discourse touched on the need for governments, international organizations, civil society and the private sector to join forces for the elaboration of a “migrant-centered” response.