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Côte d'Ivoire: Migration and Development

Key facts

Requesting authority: State Ministry of African Integration and the Ivoirians Abroad of Côte d'Ivoire
Experts involved: France, Senegal
Time Frame: March 2014-ongoing

Objective

To increase the development impact of migration in Côte d’Ivoire.

Activities

Activity 1

Rapid needs assessment and joint planning meeting

Activity 2

Knowledge exchange session on migration and development and launch of the policy development process

Activity 3

Study visit to Morocco to evaluate migration and development governance options

Activity 4

Workshop on the contribution of immigrant communities to the development of Côte d’Ivoire

Activity 5

Support to the drafting of the strategy on migration and development

Activity 6

Participation in the validation seminar of the draft National Strategy on Migration and Development

Results and outputs

  • The contribution of immigrant communities to the development of Côte d’Ivoire is integrated into the overall National Strategy on Migration and Development
  • The contribution of the diaspora to the development of Côte d’Ivoire is understood
  • The understanding of all stakeholders about Migration and Development challenges and cooperation among them are improved
  • Support to the draft of the National Strategy on Migration and Development is provided and the Action Plan for its implementation is discussed.

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Yéra Dembele, MIEUX Expert