First batch of refugee card distributed in Rabat

first_imgRabat – The first batch of “refugee card” was distributed Tuesday in Rabat, under the supervision of Nasser Bourita, Secretary General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation.The cards were presented at a ceremony held at the office of refugees and stateless persons at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, in the presence of Mrs. Ursula Aboubacar, Resident Representative of UNHCR in Morocco and Mrs. Machtelt de Vriese UNHCR Protection Officer in the Kingdom, in addition to representatives of the National Council for Human Rights (CNDH) and members of the application review ad hoc committee.This operation, which comes under the High Royal instructions for the drafting of a new national policy on migration, is the result of the first phase of the work of the ad hoc committee that reviewed, between September 25 and November 21 this year, 532 cases and recommended granting refugee status to 524 applicants.last_img

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