First regional training on migration policy development and data management for Silk Routes countries takes place
The training aimed at strengthening their national frameworks and processes for migration policy development as well their inter-agency approach in generating, analysing and managing migration data.
UNHCR and ICMPD conclude memorandum of understanding
ICMPD and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) signed an agreement on 1 September 2014 which will both institutionalise and further their long-standing partnership.
Process to develop the National Policy on Diaspora of Burundi is launched
On 18–22 August 2014, the first activity of the MIgration EU eXpertise (MIEUX) Burundi II Action was held in Bujumbura. This second action in Burundi aims to support Burundian authorities in the development of the National Policy on Diaspora.
Workshop highlights importance of effective systems of risk analysis and cooperation
On 13–14 August 2014, the ICMPD project 'Eastern Partnership Cooperation in the Fight against Irregular Migration – Supporting the Implementation of the Prague Process Action Plan' (EaP-SIPPAP) held a national workshop in Minsk, Belarus, on systems of risk analysis.