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The conference summarizing no-competition part of SOLID – General Programme and inaugurating the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund and the Internal Security Fund
On 27th of June 2016 the conference summarizing no-competition part of General Programme 'Solidarity and Management of Migration Flows' (SOLID) and inaugurating the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund (AMIF) and the Internal Security Fund (ISF) was held.
The conference was attended by the representatives of institutions and organizations who implemented projects under the External Borders Fund (EBF), the European Refugee Fund (ERF) and the European Return Fund (RF). Among the invited guests were representatives of the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Justice, the Ministry of Family, Labour and Social Policy, the European Projects Implementation Centre, the Internal Security Agency, the Border Guard, the Police, the Office for Foreigners, the voivodship offices and non-governmental organizations.
The speakers, including the representatives of the Ministry of the Interior and Administration, the European Projects Implementation Centre of the Ministry of the Interior and Administration and the Beneficiaries of before mentioned Funds, summarized 7-years period of implementing the EBF, ERF and RF projects by presenting general rules of the Funds and the results achieved.
In addition the representatives of the Ministry of the Interior and Administration presented two new financial instruments – the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund and the Internal Security Fund, which replaced the instruments functioning during the previous financial perspective.
The representative of EPIC MIA compared management systems which function within SOLID – General Programme and current financial perspective.
At the end of the conference Director of the Department for Border Security and International Funds (Responsible Authority) and Director of EPIC MIA thanked the Beneficiaries for their participation in the conference, effective projects implementation and a fruitful cooperation.