Al-Teraifi Meets US Assistant Secretary of State  for Population

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 Geneva, Oct.9(SUNA)-Minister of Interior, Gen.(police)Al-Teraifi Idris Dafalla met on Wednesday  here with US Assistant Secretary for Population, Refugees and Migration Affairs,  Corell O’neil on the  sidelines  of 70the session  of  the UNHCR  Executive Committee being taking place  in Geneva.


The Minister called  for providing development aid  to Sudan , rehabilitating areas of voluntary return,  supporting the local  host  communities  and supporting the national capacity- building on management  of refugees , migration and displaced persons programs.


 The US Assistant Secretary  of State for  Population, for her part,  pledged contribution  to capacity  building, an d  providing technical assistance  either in areas of legislation or planning  besides  going on  direct funding   through UN agencies.


 The American official agreed on possibility of transfer  from relief operations  to development.