Equatorial Guinea

Country code: GQ


NFP: Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation

Since 2006

The main migration policy instruments in equatorial Guinea:

Non-exhaustive list of key policy documents in the area of migration:

  • 1977: CEMAC - Act No. 18/77-UDEAC-70 of 21 December 1977 on equal treatment of all nationals of a State of the Union working in the same State of the Union.
  • 1986: Ratification of the 1969 AU Convention Governing the Specific Aspects of Refugee Problems in Africa.
  • 2003: Ratification of the 2000 Trafficking in Persons Protocol.
  • 2004: Law on the Smuggling of Migrants and Trafficking in Persons of 4 September 2004.
  • 2008: CEMAC - Regulation n°01/08-UEAC-042-CM-17 of 20 June 2008 on the institution and conditions for the management and issuance of the CEMAC passport.
  • 2010: Organic Law No. 3/2010 of 30 May 2010 on the law on foreigners and Decree No. 121/2011 of 5 September 2011.
  • 2011: Law no. 3/2011 of 14 July 2011 regulating Equatorial Guinean nationality.
  • 2012: Basic Law of Equatorial Guinea, 16 February 2012.

The main ministries in charge of migration affairs:

  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation


Last updated: September 2018

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