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 IOM continues supporting development of migration sector in Ukraine, - IOM Director General

International organization for migration (IOM) Director General William Lacy Swing said at a meeting with the head of the State migration service (SMS) of Ukraine Maksym Sokoliuk.

Censor.NET reports citing the press service of the Ministry of Interior of Ukraine.

"International organization for migration is a reliable partner of the SMS in the implementation of common goals by the establishment of democratic values and high standards for the protection of human rights in Ukraine. We appreciate your support and thank you for your assistance in the implementation of effective state policy in the migration sector", Sokoliuk said.

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He congratulated the IOM's director general with IOM receiving a status of a specialized UN Agency.

Swing, in turn, celebrated achievements in the development of the migration sector in Ukraine, first of all, the adaptation of the legislative framework, and improvement of refugee camps in accordance with the highest international standards.

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