Cidade Velha, 30 November - 1 December 2016, hosted by Cabo Verde and co-chaired by Portugal.
The meeting on visa facilitation took place in Cidade Velha, Cabo Verde, under the co-presidency of Cabo Verde and Portugal. Members of the Khartoum Process (EU Horn of Africa Migration Route Initiative), were also invited to participate.
Thematic Meeting held in Cabo Verde, on 30 November and 1 December 2016
Under the co-presidency of the Republic of Cabo Verde and the Portuguese Republic, partner countries of the Rabat Process as well as the Khartoum Process met to discuss the issue of visa facilitation. The meeting provided an opportunity to share best practices and initiatives in the regions spanning both Processes.
Bamako, 5-6 October 2016, hosted by Mali and co-chaired by France.
Under the co-presidency of France and Mali, partner countries met to discuss diaspora engagement strategies on entrepreneurship and investments.
Brussels, 31 May - 1 June 2016, hosted by Belgium and co-chaired by Côte d'Ivoire.
Under the co-presidency of Belgium and Côte d'Ivoire, participating States worked to establish a technical dialogue between the partners of the Rabat Process on return, readmission and reintegration and to promote partnerships and information exchange.
Porto, 3-4 December 2015, hosted by Portugal.
The objective of the partner countries of the Rabat Process is to promote operational cooperation in the fight against trafficking in human beings and migrant smuggling and define practical measures to improve partnerships and information exchange on these issues.
A Senior Officials Meeting, hosted by the Government of Portugal, took place in Porto on 2 December 2015.
The participating States of the Rabat Process convened to discuss the results of the Valletta Summit, including the implementation of the Valletta Action Plan and the Rome Programme. The partner countries also agreed to adopt the Porto Monitoring Plan (PMP).