Marrakech, Morocco | 10 — 11 December 2018


The Intergovernmental Conference to Adopt the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration PDF document takes place in Marrakech, Morocco on the 10th and 11th of December, 2018.

The Conference is convened under the auspices of the United Nations General Assembly and is held pursuant to resolution 71/1 of 19 September 2016, entitled "New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants," which decided to launch a process of intergovernmental negotiations leading to the adoption of the Global Compact for Migration.

The modalities for the Conference were further elaborated in resolutions 71/280 of 6 April 2017, 72/244 of 24 December 2017 and 72/L.67 of 31 July 2018.



The Road to Marrakech — High-level Side Event | 26 September 2018

The high-level side event, moderated by the Special Representative Louise Arbour, took place during the 2018 UN General Assembly. It aimed to renew support and build momentum among Member States and other stakeholders towards the Intergovernmental Conference in Morocco in December.

Compact for migration - man and woman make a heart symbol with their hands