ONE OVERARCHING GOAL DRIVING OUR ENGAGEMENT

A regulatory environment where labour migration policies support businesses by creation and development, building competitiveness and resilience, and hence playing the key role in society by creating decent jobs and wealth.

FIVE MIGRATION POLICY ISSUES OF RELEVANCE TO THE PRIVATE SECTOR

Need for workforce mobility

Matching skills to labour market needs

Fair recruitment and decent work

Integration and social welfare

Public discourse, perception and attitude

SIX OBJECTIVES OF THE GFMD BUSINESS MECHANISM

Mobilising business federations from around the world to engage on migration issues

Raising the awareness of business federations on the work of the GFMD

Carrying out surveys and studies on best practices on business and migration issues

Organising a mid-year GFMD Thematic business meeting

Participating and actively contributing to the GFMD Summit meeting, common space and civil society days

Advocating for business and migration positions in order to promote sound migration policies that take into account economic perspectives