On 13th February 2019, a press conference was held in Ouagadougou, hosted by the partners of the Euro-African Dialogue on Migration and Development present at a Senior Officials' Meeting. It provided a opportunity to share the results and recommendations of the high-level meeting, whose main objective is to launch the implementation of the Marrakesh Plan of Action 2018-2020 and establish a new programme of activities for the coming years.

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Ambassador Jacqueline Zaba-Nikiema
Head of the Mission of Burkina Faso to the European Union
Ambassador Jean-Marie Bruno
Head of the International and European Affairs Department, French Ministry of Interior
Jean-Luc Bodson
Special Envoy for Migration and Asylum, Belgian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Gerard Dejoue
Political administrator, Directorate Home Affairs, External relations, Asylum and Migration, Council of the European Union
Konzi Tei
Commissioner, Department of Trade,Customs and Free mouvement of people, ECOWAS
Martijn Pluim
Director for Migration Dialogues and Cooperation, International Center for Migration Policy Development

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Press conference documents:

For more information on the Senior Official's Meeting please consult the meetings section or click on the following link: https://www.rabat-process.org/en/meetings/senior-officials-meetings