4. Migration in the EU-ACP partnership after 2020
The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung EU Office is organising a seminar on Migration in the EU-ACP partnership after
2020 in cooperation with the ACP Secretariat and the University of Johannesburg Institute for Pan-African Thought and Conversation. The seminar will allow members of a visiting delegation from ACP countries to discuss the renewed EU-ACP Partnership Agreement with Brussels-based policymakers and experts in the context of the SDGs and upcoming UN Global Compact for Migration with a view toward balancing border security with development and human rights considerations.
Prof. Dr. Adekeye Adebajo, Director, Institute for Pan-African Thought and Conversation, University of Johannesburg will chair session 1: Circular migration, legal channels and return agreements from 09:30.
Fatima Alfeine, Counsellor and Spokesperson on the UN Global Compact for Migration, Permanent Representation of Comoros to the UN (New York); and Magnus Ovilius, Head of Sector, Return management, European Commission (DG Home)