The Session of the Preparatory Group for the first meeting of the BRICS Heads of Migration Authorities, which will be held in Sochi on 8 October 2015, took place in Moscow on 10 September.
The meeting was attended by representatives from the BRICS countries, the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), the UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), the Eurasian Economic Commission, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) and the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE).
Within the framework of the Meeting as part of Russia's BRICS Presidency, “Proxy Centre” company was involved into organization of the online registration portal tailoring, transport support, Accreditation Desk and Information desks operation and Liaison Officers assistance.
The session was held as part of Russia's BRICS Presidency. The participants discussed organisational issues and a draft joint statement by the BRICS migration ministers.