Pakistan, as the Chair of Thematic Area Working Group on Remittances, took part in the panel discussion on Remittances as a lever for the SDGs at the Global Remittances ForumThursday, 10 May 2018
Pakistan, as the Chair of Colombo Process Thematic Area Working Group (TAWG) on Remittances, was invited as a guest speaker to the Global Forum on Remittances, Investment and Development (GFRID) 2018, which was convened from 8 – 10 May 2018 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The forum was hosted by Bank Negara Malaysia in collaboration with the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and World Bank Group.
Colombo Process Member States gathered to discuss good practices as well as possible obstacles to migrant workers’ access to Complaints MechanismsThursday, 15 March 2018
Enhancing migrant workers’ access to Complaints Mechanisms is an integral part of the Colombo Process’ efforts for promoting Ethical Recruitment. Complaints lodged by migrant workers enable the Member States to detect violation in the recruitment process and identify areas for improvement within their recruitment monitoring systems whilst facilitating the workers’ access to necessary support and remedies.
Colombo Process Member States agreed on Action Points to take forward collectively to advance Regulatory Harmonization of Recruitment IntermediariesWednesday, 14 March 2018
The Colombo Process recognizes that ensuring safe and transparent recruitment remains one of the challenges within overseas employment from the Colombo Process countries and strives to address the challenges through harmonizing policies and regulations throughout the Member States and enhanced cooperation with countries of destination and various key stakeholders.
Colombo Process convened the first joint Thematic Area Working Group meeting on Skills and Qualification Recognition and Labour Market AnalysisWednesday, 24 January 2018
Sri Lanka as the Chair of the Colombo Process Thematic Area Working Group (TAWG) on Skills and Qualification Recognition and Thailand as the Chair of the TAWG on Labour Market Analysis co-hosted a joint TAWG meeting on 23-24 January 2018 in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
Nepal, as the Chair of the Colombo Process, delivered a statement at the Global Compact for Migration Preparatory (stocktaking) MeetingMonday, 04 December 2017
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, 4 December 2017: The stocktaking phase of the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration is currently taking place from 4-6 December 2017 in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.