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Agreement with Kenya and Uzbekistan to control migration

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Joachim Stamp (FDP), Special Representative of the Federal Government for Migration Agreements.

Source: dpa/Kay Nietfeld

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Immigration to Germany and repatriations are to be extra regulated. A particular authorities consultant is chargeable for migration agreements. He reviews progress in some international locations – and says how a lot asylum numbers are falling.

DThe German authorities plans to conclude additional migration agreements with international locations exterior Europe within the close to future in order that migration to Germany is extra orderly and the return of rejected asylum seekers works higher. Agreements with Kenya and Uzbekistan are nicely superior, because the particular consultant for migration agreements, Joachim Stamp, defined within the “Rheinische Post”.

“We have negotiated a comprehensive migration agreement with Kenya, which is to be signed in September after the final legal review.” The purpose can also be to signal an settlement with Uzbekistan within the third quarter. “Both countries are of great geopolitical importance,” stated the FDP politician.

Similar agreements are being ready with Kyrgyzstan and the Philippines. The focus right here is on recruiting expert staff. There are already looser agreements with different international locations. “We were able to further deepen our close cooperation on migration issues with Ghana during a delegation trip. We have a firm agreement on migration cooperation with Colombia,” Stamp continued.

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Stamp referred to successes with Georgia and the Republic of Moldova. The settlement with Georgia and the related classification as a protected nation of origin have lowered the variety of asylum seekers from there by round two thirds. In return, alternatives for seasonal work are being elevated, particularly for younger individuals from Georgia. Stamp reported related issues within the case of Moldova.

The visitors gentle authorities sees the migration agreements as the important thing to preserving immigration to Germany underneath management. The SPD, Greens and FDP already agreed within the coalition settlement to nominate a particular consultant for this function.

The visitors gentle coalition launched the workplace of particular consultant on February 1, 2023. It is situated on the Federal Ministry of the Interior. The publish is held by the previous NRW Integration Minister Stamp. Shortly earlier than that – firstly of December 2022 – a primary “migration and mobility partnership agreement” was signed with India, which has been in drive since March.