Adoption date 04/12/2017

Facility for Migrant Protection and Reintegration in North Africa

The **overall objective **of this Facility is to contribute to the strengthening of migrant protection and sustainable reintegration systems in North Africa. This Facility is conceived as a regional flexible mechanism able to adapt to the specific needs of the countries. This is yet another action towards enhancing support to stranded migrants as well as reinforcing national return and reintegration systems across the North of Africa region.

Main objectives

The **Specific Objectives** are to improve protection and enable the assisted voluntary return of stranded migrants and migrants in transit in North Africa; to support targeted countries to enhance the sustainability of reintegration through an integrated approach addressing economic, social, and psychosocial dimensions; and to increase the capacities of North African countries and relevant stakeholders to develop or strengthen return and reintegration policies and processes, including identification and referral.

EUTF contribution

  • EUR 10 000 000


This action in numbers

20 476
Number of voluntary returns or humanitarian repatriation supported
Number of returning migrants benefiting from reintegration assistance


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International Organization for Migration
EUR 10 000 000