The Minister of Home Affairs, Malusi Gigaba, will on Tuesday, 20 March 2018 deliver welcoming remarks at the briefing session on the United Nations Global Compact on Migration (UNGCM) for the Diplomatic Corps in South Africa.
The session is organised by the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) and the International Organisation for Migration (IOM), in partnership with the Swiss and the Mexican diplomatic representations. The session will focus on the ongoing process of elaborating the UN Global Compact on Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration. The President of the United Nations General Assembly (PGA) has launched a follow up process in implementing the New York Declaration on Large Movements as adopted by the Heads of State and Governments during the High-Level Meeting on 19 September 2016.
MEMBERS OF THE MEDIA ARE INVITED AS FOLLOWS:
DATE: Tuesday, 20 March 2018
VENUE: OR Tambo Building, DIRCO, 460 Soutpansberg Road, Rietondale, Pretoria (Conference Room 1),
For media enquiries contact Thabo Mokgola on 060 962 4982; Mayihlome Tshwete on 072 869 2477 or Nelson Kgwete on 076 431 3078 (DIRCO)
ISSUED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF HOME AFFAIRS