Posted: Wednesday, February 26, 2020. 10:05 am CST.
By BBN Staff: On February 20, Minister of National Emergency Management, Edmond Castro, met with country representatives from the United Nations (UN) International Office for Migration (IOM) in Belmopan.
The IOM representatives visited the NEMO Headquarters to apprise NEMO of their required focus to partner with the Immigration Department, regarding their ability to respond to migrant matters in emergency situations within the gambit of their Migrants in Countries in Crisis (MICIC) Initiative.
They discussed assisted voluntary return to country, climate change, migration policy, and migration governance.
Castro was accompanied by NEMO National Emergency Coordinator, Colonel (ret.) Shelton Defour.
Advertise with the largest and fastest growing audience in Belize ~ We offer fully customizable and flexible digital marketing packages. Your content is delivered instantly to thousands of users in Belize and abroad! Contact us at [email protected] or call us at 670-6397.
© 2020, BreakingBelizeNews.com. This article is the copyrighted property of Breaking Belize News. Written permission must be obtained before reprint in online or print media. REPRINTING CONTENT WITHOUT PERMISSION AND/OR PAYMENT IS THEFT AND PUNISHABLE BY LAW.