Coordination Meeting on Migration Projects
6th coordination meeting of the projects running in the field of migration was held at Tbilisi Ambassadori Hotel on 9th February 2016, organized by the Secretariat of the State Commission on Migration Issues. The meeting gathered the member agencies of SCMI, international, local non-governmental organizations and other stakeholders. The participants presented brief information about the already accomplished activities, discussed the planned new initiatives and answered respective questions.
Meanwhile, in order to ensure the effective coordination of the awareness raising campaigns envisaged by the Action Plan (2016-2017) of Georgia’s Migration Strategy for 2016-2020 as well as visa liberalization action plan, the coordination meeting also aimed at sharing information on the relevant activities planned in the field of migration. The representative of the EU delegation underlined the significance of launching efficient and targeted information campaigns as part of the EU-financed projects as well as raising the visibility of the initiatives supported by EU in Georgia.
Project Coordination Meetings are held twice a year organized by SCMI Secretariat in order to ensure concerted action in the field of migration and minimize the thematic overlaps. Based on the information provided by participants, the Secretariat updates the online projects matrix.