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Take part in the 2021 WECAN Conference

IOE has a limited number of free entries to the 2021 WECAN Conference.

Have your say on the priorities of the proposed new EU-Africa Partnership Strategy

An opportunity for IOE members in Africa to input the EU’s five main areas for engagement in the proposed new vision for the Africa-EU…

Highlights from the 13th GFMD Summit

The Business Advisory Group provides an overview of the events and outcomes from the 13th GFMD Summit, which took place from 18-26 January 2021.

DignifAI wins this year's edition of the #MigrationChallenge

Eighteen finalists had the opportunity to pitch for the prize during the Thirteenth GFMD virtual Summit last week. The award was given to the…

New Year's Resolution 2021: May the Tech-Force be With You

How tech business start-ups can catalyse smart solutions to tackle migration challenges in a post-pandemic world.

IOE and BWI joint statement on strengthening social protection for the world’s migrant workers

On International Migrants Day, the International Organisation of Employers (IOE) and the Building and Wood Workers International (BWI) published…

IOE and Seedstars announce finalists of 2021 Migration Challenge Start-up Competition

18 finalists will compete virtually in January 2021 to be the winner of this innovative competition.

REGISTER NOW: Fair recruitment – from ambition to reality

Join us for a joint digital conference with the World Economic Forum and Anheuser-Busch InBev on 9 November from 14:00 – 15:30 (CEST) on fair…

Register now for GFMD Asia/Pacific consultations

Join the GFMD Asia/Pacific regional consultations in June.

Register now for GFMD Latin America consultations

Join the GFMD Latin America regional consultations in June.

Raising the voice of business to the XII GFMD Summit

The Business Advisory Group on Migration, hosted by IOE, led the business delegation to the Twelfth Global Forum for Migration and Development…

BAG Innovation wins the Migration Challenge

Ten finalists had the opportunity to pitch for the prize in Quito during the Twelfth GFMD Summit this week. The award was given to BAG…

Leading the business case for migration

IOE champions properly managed migration systems that benefit both business and communities.

IOE and Seedstars announce Migration Challenge finalists

​​​​​​​10 finalists will face judges in Quito, Ecuador in January 2020.

IOE members in Africa: Save the date for the 6th African Social Partners' Summit, Nigeria, 25 -26 February 2020

This Summit, the first to be held in English-speaking Africa, will continue the work of the African Social Partners to accelerate job creation.

12th GFMD Summit, Quito, Ecuador, 20 - 24 January 2020

The 12th GFMD Summit, under the chairmanship of the Government of Ecuador, initially scheduled in November 2019 is postponed until 20-24 January…

Finding innovative solutions to the Migration Challenge

IOE teams up with Seedstars, a Swiss-based tech innovation hub, to promote skills mobility by launching a competition – the Migration Challenge…

GFMD Business Mechanism: Driving the business conversation on migration

Launched at the Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD) in 2015, the GFMD Business Mechanism strives to elevate the voice of business…

GFMD Business Mechanism Tunis workshop is open for registration

Be one of North Africa's business leaders attending the regional workshop in Tunis on 2-3 July to strengthen private and public cooperation on…

IOE addresses high-level UN migration event

IOE Secretary General speaks out about ethical recruitment and transforming the narrative around migration at UN high-level events on migration…

Invitation to the IOE Webinar on recruitment fees and related costs, 7 March 2019

Agenda of the webinar now available!

IOE Policy Working Groups - update

The IOE Management Board decided at its November 2018 session to amend the names of two of the Organisation's Policy Working Groups to better…

IOE Report on the Marrakech Migration Summit out now!

Follow-up information on the GFMD Summit (5-7 December) and the GCM Adoption Conference (10-11 December)

IOE-Business Africa Enterprise Forum in Algiers on 18-19 February - Agenda out now!

The draft agenda is now available for the IOE-Business Africa Forum in Algiers on 18-19 February on the theme of inspiring, nurturing and…

Request for inputs: Revising the IOE Position Paper on Labour Migration

Invitation for member consultations

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