The Minister for Migration and Asylum, Mr. Notis Mitarachi visits Copenhagen after the invitation of the Minister for Migration and Integration of Denmark, Mr. Mattias Tesfaye.
The agenda of the meeting of the two Ministers, includes the negotiations on the new Migration and Asylum Pact, the effective protection of the European borders and the recent developments in Afghanistan.
The Minister for Migration and Asylum, accompanied by his Danish counterpart, will visit the Returns Center, the National Identity Center and Pre-Departure Returns Center at Sjaelsmark.
On Friday, September 24, 2021, Mr. Mitarachi will fly to Malaga, in order to participate at the official Meeting of the MED 5 countries (Greece, Italy, Spain, Malta, Cyprus), so as to discuss in detail the developments of the ongoing negotiations for the new Migration and Asylum Pact and determine the future strategy of the five countries.
The meeting of the five EU Member States - MED 5- in Malaga is the second one, following the one held last May in Athens, on the initiative of Mr. Mitarachi, with the participation of the Prime Minister Mr. Kyriakos Mitsotakis and the Vice President of the European Commission, Mr. Margaritis Schoinas.