Dominican Republic III: Communication and Migration

Key facts

Requesting authority: General Directorate of Migration, Ministry of Interior and Police
Experts involved: Spain and Argentina
Time Frame: May 2017-November 2019


Strengthen the capacities of the Dominican Republic authorities, especially the General Directorate of Migration, in raising awareness on the advantages of legal migration and regularisation of irregular migrants.


Activity 1: Consultative bilateral meetings and Seminar on regularisation campaigns and design of communication strategies

Activity 2: Remote support for the preparation of a draft communication campaign for the regularisation process of immigrants in the Dominican Republic as well as a draft report on Institutional Communication and the Media.

Results and outputs


  • Enhanced knowledge and expertise of the Dominican Republic authorities on regularisation campaigns as well as the design of communication strategies  
  • Exchange of practice, experience and expertise through the peer-to-peer approach are promoted


  • Draft Campaign for the Regularisation Process of Immigrants in the Dominican Republic
  • Draft report "Institutional Communication and the Media" including a Press Management Plan, a Journalistic Style Manual as well as a Glossary of Migratory Terms.