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Skopje hosts conference on migration in transit countries and security implications


International Conference “Migration and refugee flows in transit countries: security implications” will be held Wednesday organised by the Institute for Geostrategic Research and Foreign Policy within Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

The conference, organised in the framework of Macedonian CEI Presidency 2015, will gather senior officials of the relevant international institutions such as UN, OSCE, CEI, IOM, MARRI, and 50 other representatives from abroad.

Deputy Foreign Minister Dragan Kiprijanovska, Director of the Institute for Geostrategic Research and Foreign Policy Abdulkadar Memedi, CEI Alternate Secretary General Margo Klestil-Löffler, Interior Minister Oliver Spasovski and Minister of Security of Bosnia and Herzegovina Dragan Mektic are to deliver introductory speeches.

The gathering will include two panel discussions and will witness the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the CEI Secretariat and MARRI (Migration, Asylum, Refugees Regional Initiative Regional Centre).