Support to the Implementation of the EU-Turkey Statement of 18 March 2016

Title of the action

Support to the Implementation of the EU-Turkey Statement of 18 March 2016

Priority sector

Migration Management

Implementing partner 

Ministry of Interior Directorate General of Migration Management (DGMM)

EU Contribution (EUR) 

60,000,000.00 EUR - 100 % of total budget. Contracted under IPA funding.

Main objectives

The overall objectives are to provide assistance to migrants in Turkey and to improve Turkish migration management. The specific objective is to support Turkey in the management, reception and hosting of migrants, in particular irregular migrants detected in Turkey as well as migrants returned from EU Member States territories to Turkey.

Location

Turkey