Cross-cutting Themes

KNOMAD’s Thematic Working Groups are underpinned by four cross-cutting themes.

Migration can have significant influence on gender equality. It can provide opportunities for women and men to improve their well-being and participation in decision making. However, it can also… READ MORE

There is a need to strengthen monitoring and impact evaluation of programs and activities related to the migration and development agenda.  A recent study undertaken by the Organization for… READ MORE

The key role of cities and other local and regional authorities as first responders to migration and displacement is recognised in the New Urban Agenda adopted at the UN Habitat III Conference in… READ MORE

Public perceptions of both internal and international migration are mixed, with many host communities concerned about the demands migrants place on infrastructure, public services and the job… READ MORE