The ACMS (formerly Forced Migration Studies Programme, FMSP) is an independent, interdisciplinary and internationally engaged Africa-based centre of excellence at the University of the Witwatersrand for research and teaching that shapes global discourse on human mobility, development and social transformation. Through research, teaching and outreach ACMS is a regional leader for migration on the continent, with partnerships around the world. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
IOM works to help ensure the orderly and humane management of migration, to promote international cooperation on migration issues, to assist in the search for practical solutions to migration problems and to provide humanitarian assistance to migrants in need, including refugees and internally displaced people.
The IOM Constitution recognizes the link between migration and economic, social and cultural development, as well as to the right of freedom of movement. ... [according to site editor's information]