Special Committee for Compliance with Human Rights holds its first meeting
The first meeting of the Special Committee for Compliance with Human Rights, convened after a proposal by the Migration & Asylum Ministry in consultation with the European Commission, took place in Athens on Tuesday.
The committee will supervise the procedures and applications of national, EU, and international legislation in the protection of borders and the granting of international protection to migrants. Migration Minister Notis Mitarachi welcomed the members in a brief address.
In parallel, the process has begun to fill the position of an official responsible for protection of fundamental rights.