Migration benefits both receiver and sender countries - Annan

Launching the independent Global Commission on International Migration today in Geneva, United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan said migration provides enormous potential benefits to receiver countries as well as sender countries.

Migration benefits sender and receiver countries, Annan says, welcoming new panel

Calling attention to the rights of migrants around the world, United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan today gave his backing to the establishment of a new global panel that will examine how international migration can be managed better.

Migration experts begin coordination meeting at UN

Specialists in international migration today began a two-day coordination meeting at United Nations Headquarters in New York.