Migrants Rights International

ECOSOC Status: Special Consultative
Type: NGO working on Crime
Address: c.p. 135, route des Morillons
1211 Geneva
Switzerland
Country: Switzerland
Region: Europe
Website: http://www.migrantwatch.org/
UN Languages: French, English
Other languages:
   
Areas:
  • Victim Protection
  • Anti-Human Trafficking
Short description:
Migrants Rights International (MRI) is a non-governmental organization and federation of migrants’ and migrants’ rights organizations, trade unions and faith-based groups within the various global regions promoting and defending the human rights of migrants.


MRI OBJECTIVES


To promote the recognition and respect for the rights of all migrants and members of their families;


To advocate for universal ratification and effective implementation of the UN International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families;


To facilitate the efforts of migrant associations and other non-governmental organizations in advocating for migrants rights;


To monitor trends and developments in the situation of migrants’ rights and welfare.


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