A report submitted by King Mohammed VI, the African leader on migration, won acclaim at the 32nd African Union Summit in Addis Ababa. The report builds on the momentum ushered by the African Agenda on migration put forward by the King last year and the proposal to set up an African observatory for migration at the AU level, head of the government said on the sidelines of the summit. The report also highlights the significance of the Global Compact on Migration endorsed in Marrakech, said El Othmani. The King had dispelled the myths linked to migration, deconstructing one by one the misconceptions associated with the issue, El Othmani recalled. “African migration is essentially intra-African.
Source: The North Africa Journal February 11, 2019 21:44 UTC