Date(s) - 30/10/15
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
UNU-MERIT, Boschstraat 24, Maastricht (Room 0.16/0.17)
The Inter-American Development Bank and the issue of Unaccompanied Migrant Children from Central America
By Nicola Magri (Inter-American Development Bank)
MGSoG/UNU-MERIT in collaboration with MACIMIDE
Abstract: This informal and interactive session will provide a brief overview of the migration trends in Central America and, specifically, the issue of unaccompanied migrant children from the Northern Triangle (Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala). The session will present some examples of current challenges faced by migration practitioners and will provide a brief overview of what the Inter-American Development Bank and multilateral development banks do.
Speaker: Nicola Magri holds an MPP with a specialization in Migration from the Maastricht Graduate School of Governance. He currently works in the Central America Department of the Inter-American Development Bank in Washington DC.
A sandwich lunch will be provided.