On Friday, May 19, Emigration and Egyptian Expatriates Affairs Minister Soha Gendy participated in a high-level roundtable meeting concerning migration within the 2023 Mediterranean Dialogue organized by the World Bank.
That meeting came within a set of events launched in 2022 under the title Mediterranean Dialogues that aim at addressing opportunities and dangers resulting from migration in the Mediterranean region.
The Emigration Ministry stated in a press release that several experts attended the talks to discuss increasing economic integration and prosperity in the Mediterranean region.
The 2023 Mediterranean Dialogue discussed the migration issue and means of establishing better systems for migration due to economic causes in the northern and southern Mediterranean countries.
In her speech, Gendy reviewed Egypt’s political efforts in the migration and migrants file in the past few years, noting that the Egyptian policies covered areas of legal and illegal migration and human trafficking.