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Statement of the Scalabrini International Migration Network on United Nation’s International Migrants Day - December 18, 2017

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New York, December 18, 2017 – On the International Migrants Day 2017, in the framework of the 27th anniversary of the adoption of the International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families, the Scalabrini International Migration Network (SIMN) renews its commitment to safeguarding the dignity of migrants, victims of human trafficking, refugees, seafarers, and their families and reiterates the importance of defining and implementing policies and programs to protect their human rights, regardless of their migration status.

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SIMN participó en la Primera Capacitación Nacional Sobre Tráfico de Personas Centrada en los Marinos y las Esposas de Pescadores y Personal de Stella Maris

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Los participantes llegaron a 130 personas, principalmente mujeres, de todas partes de Filipinas, trabajando en el Apostolado del Mar en sus respectivos puertos

Manila, Filipinas - 13 de diciembre de 2017 – Del 7 al 9 de diciembre, La Red Internacional de Migración Scalabrini (SIMN por sus siglas en inglés) participó en el 1er Entrenamiento Nacional sobre Tráfico de Personas enfocado en Marineros y Pescadores, y el 1er Encuentro / Entrenamiento Nacional para las Mujeres de los Marinos, Personal de Stella Maris y Partes Interesadas, bajo el tema: Atrapados en la Red (Un seguimiento del XXIV Congreso AOS-Vaticano celebrado en Kaohsiung, en octubre de 2017).

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SIMN Took Part at the 1st National Training on Human Trafficking Focusing on Seafarers and Fishers Wives, Stella Maris Staff and Stakeholders

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The participants reached 130 people, mainly women, from all over the Philippines, working on the Apostleship of the Sea in their respective ports

Manila, Philippines – December 13, 2017 – From December 7–9, The Scalabrini International Migration Network (SIMN) participated at the 1st National Training on Human Trafficking Focusing on Seafarers and Fishers, and 1st National Gathering/Training for Seafarers Wives, Stella Maris Staff and Stakeholders, under the theme:  Caught in the Net (A follow up of the XXIV AOS-Vatican Congress held in Kaohsiung, on October, 2017).

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SIMN Policy Director Calls Upon UN Member States to Increase Legal Channels for Migration in Global Compact

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, December 6, 2017 - The Scalabrini International Migration Policy Director, Kevin Appleby, called upon UN member states to increase legal placements for undocumented migrants in the Global Compact on Safe, Orderly, and Regular Migration.  Appleby attended the UN “stocktaking” meeting on the Compact in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, December 4-6.

In his statement, Appleby argued that the Compact must set a target for increasing legal avenues for the world’s undocumented population through both regularization programs and an increase in visa numbers. 

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