Commitment to Migration Management in Turkey
IOM Turkey launched its first Steering Committee meeting for EU-TR co-funded project “Supporting Turkey’s Efforts to Manage Migration” with the participation of representatives from Ministry of Interior Directorate General of Migration Management (DGMM), European Delegation to Turkey (EUD) Central Finance and Contracts Unit, along with members of other relevant institutions on 5 December 2017. During the opening ceremony of the meeting, Tomasso de Cataldo (IOM Turkey Programme Manager) stressed the importance of working together to “increase the positive aspects of migration, which promotes humane, orderly migration and boosts economic growth for the benefit of all”. The members of the steering committee focused on continued close cooperation and committing to a result-oriented approach for migration management. Such activity aims to contribute to the establishment of a more comprehensive and structured Migration Management system in Turkey.