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EU Asylum Agency training reference group meets

FRA attended the annual meeting of the EUAA training reference group in Malta on 5 March. It was joined by representatives of the European Commission, the European Border and Coast Guard Agency (Frontex), the UN Refugee Agency, the European Council on Refugees and Exiles (ECRE) and the EU Asylum Agency’s Consultative Forum.

The group discussed the possible developments in the EUAA training programme for the coming years and shared information on their own training plans.

FRA has published a trainers’ manual and an online course for guardians of unaccompanied children. It is also preparing a trainers manual for labour inspectors.

More information on the EUAA European Asylum Curriculum can be found online.