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India and EU to discuss procedures for facilitating mobility, of students and professionals

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Posted on 29 Oct 2022
09:42 AM
India and the European Union to find ways to facilitate mobility and migration of talented professionals

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The issues figured at the 6th high level dialogue on migration and mobility (HLDMM) between India and the European Union that took place in Brussels on 27 October, 2022
Besides the two delegations led by the co-chairs, the meeting was also attended by representatives of the diplomatic missions of EU member states

India and the European Union have explored ways to facilitate mobility and migration of talented professionals, students and skilled workforce for the mutual benefit of both sides, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said on Friday.

The issues figured at the 6th high level dialogue on migration and mobility (HLDMM) between India and the European Union that took place in Brussels on 27 October, 2022. The MEA said the discussions at the meeting covered a wide range of issues related to the promotion of safe, orderly and regular migration including prevention of irregular migration. "Both sides also discussed potential areas of cooperation to facilitate mobility and migration of talented professionals, students and skilled workforce for the mutual benefit of both partners," it said in a statement.

"Both sides expressed satisfaction at the successful implementation of India-EU Common Agenda on Migration and Mobility. As India and EU celebrate 60 years of diplomatic ties, the dialogue is an important dimension of the strategic partnership," it added. The Indian delegation at the talks was led by Ausaf Sayeed, Secretary (Consular, Passport & Visa and Overseas Indian Affairs) in the MEA. Monique Pariat, Director General (Migration and Home Affairs), European Commission, headed the EU team.

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Besides the two delegations led by the co-chairs, the meeting was also attended by representatives of the diplomatic missions of EU member states in Brussels who were invited as observers. The representatives of the ministry of home affairs, ministry of skill development and entrepreneurship and ministry of labour and employment were part of the Indian delegation.

Last updated on 29 Oct 2022
09:42 AM
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