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John W. Slocum

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Sharing Perspectives on Migration at UN General Assembly

The video underscores the importance of including issues related to migration in the international development agenda. Read More
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Assessment: Global Forum on Migration and Development

This assessment regards the MacArthur Foundation’s general operating support for Arts and Cultural Institutions in Chicago, in partnership with the Prince Charitable Trusts and the Richard H. Driehaus Foundation. Read More
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MacArthur Grants Support Efforts to Improve Governance of Global Migration

For five years, the MacArthur Foundation has been the largest non-governmental donor to the Global Forum on Migration and Development, helping to ensure broad participation by civil society groups at this annual gathering. Read More

MacArthur Foundation Increases Commitment to Russian Higher Education

MacArthur is increasing its cumulative support for a network of Russian scientific research and education centers to more than $31.6 million. Read More

Charting the Future for the Global Forum on Migration and Development

The Director of Global Migration & Human Mobility for the MacArthur Foundation discusses the future of the Global Forum on Migration and Development, which recently held its third conference in Athens. Read More
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Understanding Global Migration

MacArthur Program Director John Slocum discusses the issues surrounding global migration and human mobility. Read More

"International Migration Trends," Presentation by John Slocum at Chicago Matters event

MacArthur Director of Global Migration and Human Mobility John Slocum discusses international immigration trends and describes the Foundation's own emerging grantmaking activities in the field of international migration. Read More

Remarks by John Slocum on the Foundation's Efforts to Strengthen Russia's Scholarly Infrastructure, March 1, 2006

The Chair of MacArthur's Russia Working Group, John Slocum discusses the Foundation's support for efforts to improve human rights and higher education in the country. Read More