Friday, 08 July 2016

I am honored to send a message at the proceedings of the 4th Senior Official Meeting and the 5th Ministerial Meeting of the Colombo Process which will be held in Colombo, Sri Lanka on 24th and 25th August 2016.


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Wednesday, 01 June 2016

Delegates from the Colombo Process countries met for the Thematic Area Working Group Meetings on ‘Skills and Qualification Recognition’ and ‘Promoting Ethical Recruitment’ and the Regional Workshop on Labour Market Research in Colombo.


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Monday, 11 April 2016

The 5th Ambassadorial-Level Meeting of the Geneva-based Colombo Process representatives took place on 15 March 2016 at IOM Headquarters, and was pleased to have IOM’s Director General participate as well. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss amendments to the Operating Modalities as mandated by the 3rd Colombo Process SOM on 4-5 November 2015 to be worked on at the Geneva level. The Ambassadors along with their experts have come together numerous times over....


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Thursday, 31 March 2016


The 3rd Senior Officials’ Meeting of the Colombo Process (CP SOM) was held in Colombo, Sri Lanka on the 04th and 05th of November 2015, hosted by the Ministry of Foreign Employment, Sri Lanka with technical and financial assistance from IOM.


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Friday, 06 November 2015

Colombo, Sri Lanka – A two-day Senior Officials’ Meeting of the Colombo Process (CP) held in Colombo, Sri Lanka on 4-5 November 2015 has resulted in far reaching concrete decisions and recommendations aimed at advancing collective efforts for safe and skilled labour migration management by sending countries in Asia. These include the setting up of a Colombo Process Technical Support Unit (CP TSU) in Colombo, to provide support to all the CP countries in pursuing the goals and actions set in the current thematic priorities of the CP and any other areas that the CP would agree to in the future. 


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