On April 11, the first head deputy of SMS of Ukraine Viktor Sheibut had a meeting with Mr. Piter Krieken, EU expert on migration issues, who arrived to Ukraine in the composition of the group of experts of the programme Comprehensive Institutional Building Programme – CIB. The programme is a constituent part of initiative of European Union “Eastern partnership” founded on May 7, 2009 in the course of the special EU summit in Prague. The participants of Eastern Partnership are 27 EU member-states, on one part, and eastern country-neighbors of EU – Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Republic of Moldova and Ukraine, on the other part.
On April 9, 2013 a meeting of the working group took place in the building of Representation of European Union in Ukraine aiming at problems discussion about CIB programme realization with participation of the representatives from Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine, Ministry of Social Policy of Ukraine, State Migration Service of Ukraine, Administration of State Border Service of Ukraine, Security Service of Ukraine, Representation of European Union in Ukraine.
The following issues were discussed in the course of the meeting: organizational points on preparation of technical tasks for the plan project attracting international technical aid in migration sphere in the frames of CIB programme. Moreover, international experts presented the target goals and tasks of their mission in Ukraine according to which gained results would be prepared in a report on the subject : “Needs of Ukraine in sphere of migration policy supply”.