“New immigration pact needs to better address irregular immigration”

The Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister, Carmelo Abela, said that the new immigration pact needs to be further discussed in order to better address irregular immigration.

At a conference on the Future of Europe in the European Parliament, Minister Abela said that citizens are sending clear signals of interest to them on various issues including social justice, gender equality and equal conditions in the workplace.

Minister Abela said that for this conference to be effective, everyone should be given the opportunity to have their say on Europe’s challenges and priorities.