Secretary-General's Report

The Secretary-General will present a report to provide Member States with recommendations before the beginning of the intergovernmental negotiations beginning of February 2018. 

The modalities resolution (A/RES/71/280), requests the Secretary-General, in close consultation with the International Organization for Migration, to present a report as an input to the zero draft of the global compact and the intergovernmental negotiations. The report should include facts and figures, as well as challenges and opportunities, based on the full range of inputs then available. The report should provide Member States with recommendations before the beginning of phase III. 

Contributions from Member States and other stakeholders to the Secretary-General's report

Member States

Azerbaijan Holy See Russia
Bangladesh Hungary Sri Lanka
Bosnia and Herzegovina Krygystan Sweden
Canada Mexico Switzerland
Costa Rica Morocco United Arab Emirates
Cuba New Zealand  
Eritrea Norway  
European Union Paraguay  
Guatemala Poland  

United Nations Programmes and Funds

Committee on the Protection of the Rights
of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families
Special Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants UNFPA
ESCAP Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of racism,
racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance
FAO Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons UNICEF
IFAD UN Environment UNIDO
ILO UN Human Security Unit UNODC
Independent Expert on human rights
and international solidarity
Organisation internationale de la Francophonie UNFCC  


American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD) Quaker United Nations Office (QUNO)
Alliance of Leading Universities on Migration (ALUM) Initiative on Child Rights in the Global Compacts Save the Children
Association for the Prevention of Torture (APT) International Migration Research Centre (IMRC) Translators without Borders
Center for Legal and Social Studies (CELS) International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) World Education Services (WES)
Global Alliance Against Traffic in Women (GAATW) International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) World Vision International (WVI)
Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions (GANHRI) Mary Robinson Foundation – Climate Justice  
Global Forum on Migration & Development (GFMD) NGO Committee on Migration