Events

International Solidarity Event

🗓️ September 21st, 2022

As the current Chair of the MIRPS Support Platform, the Government of Canada, is co-hosting with the United States an International Solidarity Event to Strengthen Protection and Promote Solutions for Forcibly Displaced Persons and Host Communities in Central America and Mexico.

Experts Business Roundtable

🗓️ June 29th, 2022

The Experts Business Roundtable will seek to provide a space for discussion to expand the involvement of the Canadian business community with operations in Central America and Mexico to encourage inclusive hiring practices and employability of displaced population workforce in Central America and Mexico.

Signature Event

🗓️ May 24th, 25th and 26th, 2022

The Government of Canada, as the current Chair of the MIRPS Support Platform, convened a 3- day event to share good practices and lessons learned with regards to resettlement policy and processing, complementary pathways of admission as well as settlement and integration policies and practices.

Regional Twinning Meeting

🗓️ May 4th and 5th, 2022

The regional meeting brought together asylum authorities from MIRPS countries and MIRPS Support Platform members who expressed interest in twinning arrangements to strengthen asylum systems in Central America and Mexico.

Technical Support Workshop on Local Governance

🗓️ 21 April 2022

The Technical Support workshop of the working group on Local Governance is an opportunity to share experiences and knowledge, jointly define solutions and develop practical recommendations to strengthen protection responses.

Technical Support Workshop on Labour Market Access and Vocational Training

🗓️ 7 April 2022

The Technical Support workshop of the working group on Labour Market Access and Vocational Training is an opportunity to share experiences and knowledge, jointly define solutions and develop practical recommendations to strengthen protection responses.

Technical Support Workshop on Internal Displacement

🗓️ 31 March 2022

The Technical Support workshop of the working group on Internal Displacement is an opportunity to share experiences and knowledge, jointly define solutions and develop practical recommendations to strengthen protection responses.

Technical Support Workshop on Reception and Admission – Strengthening Asylum Systems

🗓️ 10 March 2022

The Technical Support workshop of the working group on Reception, Admission, and Strengthening Asylum Systems is an opportunity to share experiences and knowledge, jointly define solutions and develop practical recommendations to strengthen protection responses.

High Level Event on Protection and Empowerment of Displaced Women and Girls from Central America and Mexico

🗓️ 7 December 2021

The ‘Protection and Empowerment of Forcibly Displaced Women and Girls in Northern Central America and Mexico’ event aimed to advocate for the human rights of vulnerable women and girls in Central America and Mexico.

IV MIRPS Annual Meeting

🗓️ 30 November 2021

The annual meeting promoted dialogue among Member States and partners on progress, achievements, and challenges in implementing MIRPS commitments to address displacement in Central America and Mexico. Members of the Support Platform had the opportunity to express their support during the event.

Solidarity Event

🗓️ 10 June 2021

The Solidarity Event for Forcibly Displaced Persons and Host Communities in Central America and Mexico aimed to raise awareness of the displacement crisis in MIRPS countries and generate new financial commitments.