Laurent De Boeck

Egypt’s authorities arrest 86 illegal immigrants in Giza, Aswan

Thu, 05 Mar 2020 - 09:30 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Interior has arrested 86 illegal immigrants in Giza and Aswan, according to a Wednesday statement. It was added that the ministry received information about a number of illegal immigrants in Giza coming from several countries.

IOM official says illegal immigration in Egypt almost disappeared

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 - 12:57 GMT

The International Organization for Migration (IOM’s) Chief of Mission to Egypt, Laurent de Boeck, praised an Egyptian national initiative that aims at limiting illegal immigration, saying illegal immigration through Egypt almost stopped thanks to the Egyp

Egypt is becoming a safe space that attracts a lot of people: IOM Egypt Chief

Fri, 01 Mar 2019 - 11:34 GMT

“Egyptians welcome the people generally and they do contribute to, or to participate in the resolution of the conflict in international platforms in Syria or in Yemen.”

Egypt’s legal framework supports efforts to stop human trafficking: IOM Egypt Chief

Tue, 26 Feb 2019 - 01:22 GMT

“They [the Egyptian government] are tackling the networks and there is a very advanced level and very high commitment in Egypt.”

Media is vital for informing people on positive role of migration: IOM Egypt Chief

Wed, 13 Feb 2019 - 11:43 GMT

“We certainly look to the Media to pass accurate information on who the migrants are, what they contribute to society, and what they do positively.”