COVID-19: Exchange of views on the humanitarian consequences for refugees and migrants

The PACE Committee on Migration, Refugees and Displaced Persons will discuss the impact of the pandemic for migrants, and the lessons to be learned for future migration policies. The exchange will feed into a report to be debated by the Assembly in the autumn.

The meeting, from 3.30-4.30 pm on Tuesday 23 June, is public and can be followed live 

Speakers will be:

Drahoslav Štefánek, Special Representative of the Council of Europe Secretary General on Migration and Refugees
Nina Schrepfer, Senior Legal Officer, Office of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Regional Bureau for Europe
Tineke Strik, member of the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (LIBE) of the European Parliament, former PACE rapporteur on migration issues