Implementation updates - Task Force on Displacement

Updates on the implementation of activities of the workplan of the Task Force on Displacement were provided by the members of the Task Force on Displacement, and are available below:

Activities and associated outputs Undertaken by

Activity I.1: Mapping of existing relevant policies and institutional frameworks that deal with the climate and displacement interaction at the national level, including identification of key actors in the policy formulation, to the extent feasible and on the base of accessible public documents.

Output

IOM (lead) + UNDP + Advisory Group CSOs + UNHCR

Activity I.2: Synthesizing the state of knowledge to better understand displacement related to slow onset events.

Update submitted on 15 March 2018

Output

Advisory Group CSOs (lead) + IOM + UNDP +UNHCR

Activity  II.1: Mapping of workplans of bodies/work programmes under the UNFCCC on displacement.

pdf-icon Output (2148 kB)  submitted on 08 February 2018

Excom TFD members

Activity II.2: Mapping of how climate and displacement is included in National Adaptation Plans (NAPs), National Determined Contributions (NDCs) national communications, and in other relevant policy agendas (such as Sendai Framework, SDGs, World Humanitarian Summit, Global Forum on Mitigation and Development, Global Compacts on Migration and Refugees, etc.). 

Output

IOM (lead) + ILO + UNDP

Activity II.3: Mapping of institutional frameworks and mandates within the United Nations system to avert, minimize and address displacement and outline options for facilitating coordination of key processes.

Output

PDD (lead) + ILO

Activity II.4: Mapping of existing international/regional guidance/tools on averting, minimizing and addressing displacement and durable solutions.  

Update submitted on 14 March 2018

Output

UNHCR (lead) + IOM + Advisory Group CSOs + PDD

Activity III.1: Providing an overview of data sources, common methodologies and good practice for displacement-related data collection and assessment, as relevant to different contexts and region.

Update submitted on 15 March 2018

Output

Advisory Group CSOs (lead) + IOM

Activity III.2: Providing global baseline of climate-related disaster displacement risk, and package by region.

Update submitted on 15 March 2018

Output

Advisory Group CSOs (lead) + IDMC

Activity III.3: Analyzing available data on disaster-related displacement and its impacts in different regions and group of countries in specific circumstances (e.g. LDCs) related to sudden and slow onset events.

Update submitted on 15 March 2018

Output

Advisory Group CSOs (lead) + IOM

The above outputs will serve as basis for a two-page summary of the results of the activities to be prepared by the end of March 2018.

Outcomes of activities described above will feed into a meeting on all areas of work of the Task Force, planned to be held in May 2018.

Additional updates include:  

pdf-icon Update (431 kB) by the International Organization on Migration, provided on 25 September 2017.