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Day 1 - Operationalization of protection frameworks

Check-out the programme in the table below! 

Activity Moderation
Opening session and seminar format overview Host: Mr. Yitna Getachew (Head, Migrant Protection and Assistance Division, IOM)

Welcome remarks  

  • Ms. Monica Goracci (Director, Migration Management Department, IOM)
  • Ms. Camilla Hagström (Deputy Head of Unit, DG INTPA G6 - Migration and Forced Displacement, European Commission)

Operationalization of protection frameworks

Presentation of the topic
Ms. Fanny Dufvenmark (Migration Law Specialist, International Migration Law Unit, IOM)


  • Ms. Melanie Teff (Migration and Displacement Specialist, UNICEF) - Key considerations for children in returns and reintegration 
  • Mr. Nicola Graviano (Head of Assisted Voluntary Return and Reintegration Unit, IOM) - Presentation of IOM standards in the field of Assisted Voluntary Return and Reintegration
  • Ms. Rachel Edimo (Senior Social Affairs Inspector, Regional Delegate of Social’s Affairs, Cameroon) - Presentation of legal framework of children returnees’ protection

Panel discussion

Questions and Answers Session 





Mr. Steven Morgan (Director for the Global Migration and Displacement Initiative, Save The Children)

Wrap-up (Day1) and programme of Day 2

Ms. Nazanine Nozarian (Knowledge Management and Data Officer, IOM)