Joint Valletta Action Plan Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM) in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on November 14-15, 2018

On the 14th and 15th of November 2018, around 280 Senior Officials from across Europe and Africa met in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The participants met to follow up on both the Joint Conclusions established during the Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM) in Malta last year, and the progress made under the five domains of the Joint Valletta Action Plan (JVAP), adopted at the Migration Summit in Malta in 2015.


Senior Officials Meeting (SOM) held in Malta, on 8 and 9 February 2017. 

In the same spirit of cooperation and solidarity displayed at the first Valetta Summit on Migration, the Senior Officials' Meeting held in Malta on the 8th and 9th of February 2017 gathered delegations from Africa and Europe to take stock of the progress made to date under the Joint Valetta Action Plan.

Valletta Summit on Migration in Valletta, Malta, on November 11-12, 2015

The Valletta Summit on Migration, also called the Valletta Conference on Migration, was held in Valletta, Malta, on 11-12 November 2015, and brought together European and African Heads of State and Government in an effort to strengthen cooperation and address the current challenges but also the opportunities of migration.