Information for Member States

This section includes relevant information related to the intergovernmental negotiations of the global compact for safe, orderly and regular migration, including General Assembly resolutions, letters of the President of the General Assembly, reports of the Secretary-General and information provided by the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for International Migration.

UN Secretary-General has appointed his Special Representative for International Migration, Louise Arbour, as the Secretary-General of the intergovernmental conference on international migration to be held in 2018. 

President of the General Assembly has appointed Mexico and Switzerland as the co-facilitators to lead the intergovernmental consultations and negotiations on issues related to the global compact for migration, the intergovernmental conference as well as their preparatory process. 

General concept note - Global compact for safe, orderly and regular migration. Phase I - consultations (ApriI to November 2017). Annex: Stakeholder guidelines.