Reinforcement of management of migratory flows in Armenia is a joint project of AUNA and "People in Need" Czech NGO in the scope of the "Thematic Program of Cooperation with Third Countries in the Areas of Migration and Asylum" supported by the European Commission and Czech Government. |
The project's objectives are in line with the 2005 EC/Armenia Action Plan. It aims to extend the measures preventing illegal migration, to support reintegration incentives, to mitigate the absence of legislation regarding returnees and the absence of data on migration and migration routes. The project will support the improvement of the management of migration flows by Armenian state and non-state actors and engage Armenian Diaspora in efforts for migration prevention
The Project duration is 3 years (2009-2012).
The target results of the project are:
1. "Increased inter-agency cooperation on migratory flows, including international best-practice sharing"
2. "Increased public awareness of risks related to illegal migration. Potential migrants access services enabling them to find an alternative solution to migration"
3. "Improved accessibility of supportive services for voluntary returnees"
4. "Options generated on how prevention of migration can be boosted with contribution towards regional development in Armenia by long term Armenian migrants living abroad"