Ambassadors’ network conference a resounding success

Ambassadors’ network conference a resounding success

On June 4, 2015 the Ministry of Justice’s Repatriation and Departure Service (DT&V) held a network conference for ambassadors of countries of origin and destination in Het Spaansche Hof in The Hague

The conference was opened by Klaas Dijkhoff, Minister for Immigration, with a speech on national, European and international perspectives on migration policy. Guest speakers were Dr Abiodun Williams, President of The Hague Institute for Global Justice, and Ambassador William Lacy Swing, Director-General of the International Organization for Migration in Geneva.

More than 40 ambassadors and several representatives of the Ministries of Security & Justice and Foreign Affairs attended. The conference was a resounding success, thanks to a positive atmosphere, excellent organisation and lively discussions.