Countries urged to place human rights of migrants at forefront: UNListen /
Countries are being urged to adopt a new approach to migration that places the rights of migrants at the forefront.
The Human Rights Council in Geneva held a debate on Tuesday on the promotion and protection of their migrant rights.
Stories of abuse, exploitation and discrimination of migrants are often heard on a daily basis, according to senior UN officials attending the event.
Jocelyne Sambira reports.