Support to the Implementation of the Mobility Partnership with Azerbaijan (MOBILAZE 2) project

#Border Management and Security

Duty Stations
Baku, Azerbaijan
June 2021 to May 2024
European Commission
Implementing Agency


The objective of the project is contribute to the development and implementation of an evidence-based migration and border management policy agenda in the Republic of Azerbaijan. In detail, the project aims at contributing to developing institutional capacities on migration policy development and implementation; to institutionalising migration data collection, analysis and application; enhancing and standardising institutional procedures for capacity building on migration and border management; and developing institutional and public awareness on migration policy agenda and irregular migration threats.
Summary: The 36-month long project was developed in close cooperation with national institutions of Azerbaijan and focuses on migration and border governance and management skills; contribution to improved migration data, research and analysis; and awareness-raising of the Azerbaijani society on migration.
The MOBILAZE 2 project is a direct follow-up to the MOBILAZE 1 project which ran from 2016 to 2019 when ICMPD was tasked by the European Commission to implement the MOBILAZE 1 to support the fulfilment of the objectives set in the Mobility Partnership between the EU Member States and Azerbaijan signed in 2013.