Ottawa, ON November 10, 2018
For Immediate Release
Launch of BORDERPOL NETWORK NEWS (BNN)
The CEO of BORDERPOL has announced the merger of the organizations communications and mission management policy. As the organization has evolved into a worldwide network of experts the traditional transfer and exchange of information has also evolved.
With concerns over internet security, privacy and the proliferation of misinformation by various actors, BORDERPOL has decided to hub its information technologies using a combination of resources that can be better administered with security by the General Secretariat.
Podcasts, the use of social media in conjuction with the exclusive use of the official webpage of BORDERPOL for the promotion of events and the distribution of information through the BORDERPOL NETWORK NEWS (BNN) is now active. Over the following weeks and months this approach will be expanded as media professionals and network correspondents are added to the group.
BORDERPOL continues to find unique solutions to meet the needs of the global border management community and welcomes the participation of new members and organizations join. A full feature presentation of the BNN will be made at the 7th BORDERPOL Global Forum in the spring of 2019.
Ottawa, ON November 9, 2018
For Immediate Release
BORDERPOL CEO ANNOUNCES SUPPORT FOR UN GLOBAL COMPACT FOR SAFE, ORDERLY AND REGULAR
Thomas Tass CEO of BORDERPOL has announced that the organization supports in principle the United Nations Global Compact for Migration.
A key reason for the the decsion to support the GCM is due its comprehensive approach to the issue which is in total harmony with BORDERPOL's principles of transnational cooperation, intergovernmental communication and government/industry consultation.
BORDERPOL supports the GCM because under Article 15 it reaffirms the sovereign right of States to determine their national migration policy and their prerogative to govern migration within their jurisdiction.
There is an overwhelming need to discuss openly and transparently the issue of global migration and both the positive and negative issues associated with it.
Elements of the GCM will be part of the discussions that will take place at the 7th BORDERPOL Global Forum set for the spring of 2019.
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