The State Migration Service of Turkmenistan hosted a representative of the International Organization for Migration in Turkmenistan on June 17, the service reports on its official website.
For many years, the State Migration Service of Turkmenistan has been actively cooperating with the International Organization for Migration. The main areas of cooperation between the State Migration Service of Turkmenistan and the International Organization for Migration include countering the various threats and challenges of our time and other relevant issues of migration policy.
During the meeting, the parties exchanged views on the prospects and opportunities for partnership in the field of international migration, discussing a number of priority areas for cooperation.
At the end of the meeting, the sides expressed confidence about the expansion of the productive partnership between Turkmenistan and IOM.
The State Migration Service of Turkmenistan was established in 2003. It is a government agency that provides control of the migration system of Turkmenistan, the state policy in the field of migration, adherence to international agreements of Turkmenistan on migration.
Established in 1951, IOM is the leading inter-governmental organization in the field of migration and works closely with governmental, intergovernmental and non-governmental partners. With 173 member states and offices in over 100 countries, IOM is dedicated to promoting humane and orderly migration for the benefit of all.