Completed Projects

Heroine Route Phase II

Objective: The global objective was to fight against trafficking and organised crime along the Heroin Route.

Implementing Agency: ICMPD

Donor: European Union

Duration: October 2010March 2012

Countries: Azerbaijan, Armenia, Bulgaria, Romania, Turkey, Iran, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine and Russia

Support Switzerland in the Development of an IBM Strategy

Objective: The objective was to support Swiss border agencies for the development of a national IBM strategy.

Implementing Agency: ICMPD

Donor: BFM

Duration: March 2011February 2012

Country: Switzerland

Twinning Project: Implementation of Integrated Border Management in Turkey

Objective: The overall objective was to develop and strengthen Turkey’s legal, institutional and technical capacity for alignment with EU’s integrated border management policy.

Implementing Agency: ICMPD

Donor: European Union

Duration: June 2010October 2011

Country: Turkey

Assessment and Capacity Development for Integrated Border Management in Central Asia Under BOMCA Programme (Phase VII)

Objective: The overall objective was to contribute to the establishment of effective and efficient integrated border management systems in order to reach the common goal of open, but controlled and secure, borders in Central Asia through training and capacity building.

Implementing Agency: UNDP in partnership with ICMPD

European Union

Duration: January 2010June 2011

Countries: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan

Serbia IBM Twinning

Objective: The overall objective was to achieve 'open borders' but, at the same time, to ensure that Serbia’s borders are controlled and secure.

Summary: The main focus was on facilitating the institutional, operational and procedural reforms within IBM relevant services by assisting the Serbian authorities in the implementation of Serbia’s IBM strategy and the associated action plan in line with EU standards.

Implementing Agency: ICMPD

Donor: European Union

Duration: September 2009March 2011

Country: Serbia

Strengthening Capacities and Cooperation in the Identification of Forged and Falsified Travel Documents at the Moldova-Romania Border

Objective: The project contributed to an increased effectiveness of the fight against illegal migration by the Moldovan authorities.

Summary: Within the framework of this project, a report of the assessment mission to Moldova from 1015 August 2009 was produced. The report anaylsed the situation in the field of document security, identified gaps and needs and contained concrete recommendations for the adaption of the system according to EU standards and good practices.

Implementing Agency: ICMPD

Donor: European Union

Duration: April 2009March 2011

Country: Moldova