Visit of the State Secretary for Asylum Policy and Migration in Guinea focuses on the prevention of irregular migration and return
From 21 until 23 February 2018, the Belgian State Secretary for Asylum Policy and Migration, Theo Francken, visited Guinea in order to discuss the questions of – inter alia - irregular migration and return.
The visit of the State Secretary for Asylum Policy and Migration to Guinea, aimed – inter alia – at launching a prevention campaign on irregular migration towards Europe and Belgium. A press conference was organized in this framework.
Furthermore, the State Secretary indicated that cooperation regarding the return of Guinean nationals (including rejected applicants for international protection) to their country of origin was also discussed.
The State Secretary met with several Guinean officials, including the Prime Minister of Guinea, Mamady Youla.
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