Immigration and Border Management

Enhancing Operational Capacity for Gambian Authorities to Manage Borders

The project aims to enhance the operational capacity of the Government of The Gambia to manage borders through:

  • Enhanced institutional capacity through the promotion of inter-agency cooperation to address immigration-related risks and through social mobilization of communities to ensure peaceful coexistence for economic development
  • Improved physical infrastructure, including facilities and equipment, at border posts for effective border management
  • Strengthened migration data collection and analysis through expansion of Border Information Management Systems under deployment

Donor: The Government of Japan

Strengthening Operational Capacities for Gambian Authorities to Manage Borders, Respond to Health Crisis and Socio-Economic Impacts of COVID-19

The project aims to strengthen the operational capacities of the Government of The Gambia (GoTG) through:

  • Addressing the socio-economic impacts of COVID-19 on cross-border traders
  • Strengthening maritime and border management capacities
  • Strengthening health emergency preparedness and response to COVID-19 at Ports of Entry

Donor: The Government of Japan