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Morocco, Model in Region in Migration and Refugee Issues Management, UN Official
24/10/2017
Morocco has become a model in the region regarding its management of migration and refugee issues, said, Tuesday in Rabat, UNHCR Assistant High Commissioner for Protection Volker Turk.
Morocco, Model in Region in Migration and Refugee Issues Management, UN Official

"It is clear that Morocco made huge progress not only in the management of migration issues but also in terms of addressing the question of refugees", the UN official told the press after meeting with Minister of Interior Abdelouafi Laftit.

"Good practices were established in that area" by the Moroccan authorities, Turk underlined, welcoming the "very close" collaboration with the Moroccan government as well as the Moroccan civil society.

The meeting with the Moroccan Minister of Interior was an opportunity to express "our great admiration for the Moroccan migration policy since 2013, which also includes refugee protection", the UN official stated.

The UNHCR noted that the Kingdom has become a transit and host country, Turk underlined, adding that the UN body "will continue supporting Morocco to find solutions to the refugee issue".

The UN official stated that he had "in-depth" discussions with the Moroccan Ministers of Justice, Migration and Interior