Inauguration of Welcome Hall for Returned Migrant Children

Ambassador Todd Robinson participated alongside the First Lady of Guatemala, Patricia de Morales, and the Representative of the International Organization for Migration (IOM), Jorge Peraza, at the inauguration of the Welcome Hall at La Aurora International Airport, to receive Returned Migrant Children and their families. Ambassador Robinson congratulated the First Lady on her leadership in the issue of migration and recognized the commitment of all institutions involved in reintegrating returnees.

The US Government, through the United States Agency for International Development USAID Guatemala, supports the Government of Guatemala to strengthen good governance, increase security and achieve prosperity so that there are ample opportunities in the Country in order to mitigate Irregular Migration.