Join us in speaking up about how migration enriches our lives by sharing your own story or the stories of your family, friends, neighbours, co-workers or classmates from around the world who are making your community a better place.
Throughout history, migration has helped us to foster new connections, exchange innovative ideas, and enrich each other’s lives. More recent times, however, have seen inaccurate and harmful narratives about migrants rise worldwide, a challenge that has become even more urgent in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. Now more than ever, it is important for us to come together to ensure that everyone receives the support and protection they need for communities to build back better.
By showing how diverse individuals, including migrants and refugees, are working together to strengthen their communities, we can challenge discrimination, hate speech and xenophobia, and build more welcoming and inclusive communities for all.
28/02/2023 - Expert Dialogue on South America LIVE: English | Español
12/04/2023 - Live chat # 2 – Introduction to the Global Dialogue
30/05/2023 - Expert Dialogue - Global (with focus on Africa and Europe)
20/06/2023 - Live chat # 3 - Summing up the Global Expert Dialogue on International Refugee Day
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#ITAC (It Takes A Community) aims to highlight how migrants and refugees and their community members are working together to make the places where they live and work more productive, innovative, caring, safe and welcoming.
Show your support for the campaign by taking the pledge: Welcoming and inclusive communities for all. You can pledge as an individual or an organization.
- Speak up about the positive contributions of migrants and refugees in your community and beyond.
- Engage with your friends, family and community about the importance of inclusion, tolerance, adaptation and collaboration.