RCM Capacity Building Workshop on Displacement in the Context of Disasters and Climate Change

Event Date: 
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 to Wednesday, August 9, 2017


San José, Costa Rica



The Government of Costa Rica will host a regional capacity building workshop on "Displacement in the context of disasters and climate change" for Member Countries of the Regional Conference on Migration for North and Cental America (RCM), coorganized by the International Organization for Migration, the Platform on Disaster Displacement and the RCM Technical Secretariat of the Regional Conference on Migration.

The workshop will gather governmental representatives from 11 countries in Central America and the Caribbean to discuss key issues around disaster and climate change related displacement in the region and discuss practical ways to implement the “Guide to Effective Practices for RCM Member Countries: Protection for Persons Moving Across Borders in the Context of Disasters”.