Cypriot MP to attend High Level Conference on migration management

Deputy Chairman of the House Committee on Legal Affairs Demetris Demetriou will attend on Wednesday, in Brussels, a High Level Conference on migration management.

According to a PIO press release, the Conference is organized by the European Parliament Committees on Development, on Security and Defence and on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs.

Its objective is to raise the attention and create a sense of urgency ahead of the European Council on 22-23 June that will discuss migration and review progress on the implementation of the Malta Declaration and the external aspects of migration.

President of the European Parliament, Antonio Tajani, President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Council Donald Tusk, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission, Federica Mogherini, European Investment Bank President Werner Hoyer, President of the European Committee of the Regions Markku Markkula, European Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship Dimitris Avramopoulos and European Commissioner for Security Union Julian King will address the Conference among others.

Source: Cyprus News Agency