ROME, JULY 2 – On Thursday 6 July, the Farnesina will host the Ministerial Conference entitled “A shared responsibility for a common goal: solidarity and security” with the goal to enhance the existing partnership with Countries of origin and transit of migrations, protect the EU borders and put a special focus on the respect of migrants and refugees human rights.
The Conference, organized by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, will be opened by the Italian Minister Angelino Alfano along with his Deputy Mario Giro. It will be attended by the Ministers of the Countries of Origin and Transit of Migration (Libya, Niger, Tunisia, Egypt, Chad, Ethiopia, Sudan), along with some EU member countries (Germany, Austria, Spain, France, The Netherlands, Malta, Estonia), the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Federica Mogherini, the Deputy High Commissioner of the UNHCR, Volker Turk, the Director General of the IOM, William Lacy Swing, and the special representative of the Secretary General of the United Nations for International Migration, Louise Arbour. (@OnuItalia)
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