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High Commissioner for Migration

Presidency of the Council of Ministers

Last update on 27-05-2016

The High Commissioner for Migration (ACM), Public Institute depends directly on the Presidency of the Council of Ministers, is to collaborate in the definition, implementation and evaluation of public, transverse and sectoral policies on migration issues relevant to the attraction of migrants in national contexts, and international Lusophone, for the integration of immigrants and ethnic groups, in particular Roma, and for the management and enhancement of the diversity of cultures, ethnicities and religions.

The YMCA's mission is enshrined in Decree-Law No. 31/2014 of 27 February.