“The person with vision is more powerful than the person with all the facts”
Data collection or storage not the focus,data analysis and sharing and policy advice • strategic analysis; • standard-setting and quality control; • knowledge management relating to specific sectors of migration
MMU - The Concept• The role of the Migration Management Unit within the Ministry of National Security will be to support the development of a framework for human security of migrants, for the management of the infrastructure relevant to the mobility of persons, and for the prevention of dangerous, forced, and illegal migration through coordination, strategic analysis and comprehensive policy solutions.
Seven Pillars National and Human Security• The management of migration is a key part of the policy mix required to achieve national objectives.• Securing human mobility towards national development goals.
Seven PillarsSecurity/Foreign Policy Development of bilateral and multilateral relations relative to migration management, in particular data and information sharing among countries of origin and destination for migrants into/from Trinidad and Tobago.
Seven Pillars Good Governance• Development of an inter-agency/inter- ministerial consultative process on all aspects of migration.• Management of the ACP Observatory network in Trinidad and Tobago.
Migration Mainstreaming• Alignment with best • Coordination with the practices with civil MPE, MLSMED, Finance society? and other competent authorities.• Inclusion of cross- • Collaboration with the cutting issues (gender, IDC, Prisons, the Police literacy, age) in analysis Service and the of existing data. Immigration Division.
Migration Matters • The MMU’s institutional capacity will be largely dedicated to the establishment and continuous review of a functional strategy for data analysis and policy development relevant to migration matters.
Triple-win situation possible• benefits for migrants - human security + human development;• benefits for lead ministries: MNS, MLSMED, MPE, including component units;• better governance across ministries: towards national strategy on mainstreaming migration and development