December 24, 2010 ·5 Comments
Hargiesa (Somalilndpress) the social gathering of International Migration Day was bring to close in Hargiesa Somaliland.
This celebration was taken part of government officials, IOM staff in Somaliland and other civil society members.
The conclusion debate of this commemorative international Migration day was open up by the Director of Somaliland Migration Response Centre (MRC), Mr; Mohamoud Yusuf Osman, and indicated the main Value and vision of this centre and the way they collaborate with other International and UN agencies for Mixed Migration Task force and other illegal migration response roles from the government of Somaliland.
Also the Vice Minister of Interior, Mr: Osman Garaad Soofe was praised by the IOM office in Hargiesa with the partnership they made to the Ministry of Interior and Centre for Migration Response in Somaliland.
The Minister also expressed his view on Mixed Migration Task Force from the government of Somaliland and Said; The government of Somaliland would implement policies that better meet increasing demands for labour migration, protect the rights of migrants, promote regular dialogue between countries of origin and destination and highlight the economic and social contribution of migrants both in home and host countries. “The challenge is to find humane and equitable solutions that reconcile people’s desire to migrate with the national sovereignty of States on population movements.
Cooperation is not only essential to ensure the rights of migrants are respected but also to migrants respecting the culture and laws of host countries.
At the last stage of closing to this commemorative one week on international Migration Day in Somaliland was finalized by the Minister of Justice and the Country Director of IOM- Somaliland.
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