In preparation of the Global Forum on Migration and Development 2016 (GFMD), as part of Bangladesh Civil Society Coordination Committee, Refugee and Migratory Movements Research Unit (RMMRU) hosted a national consultation on the ‘Overseas Employment and Migration Act 2013’ of Bangladesh. The event was organised with the support of PROKAS programme of the British Council and UKaid. Government functionaries, lawyers dealing with fraudulence cases, NGOs, and aggrieved migrants who filed cases under this law participated in the consultation. Representatives of civil society organizations such as BLAST, BNWLA, BRAC, BOMSA and OKUP also participated in the event.