Plans to increase number of staff at Refugee Commission – Farrugia

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

The number of staff working at the Refugee Commission is set to increase, Home Affairs Minister Michael Farrugia told parliament on Wednesday.

Currently there are 30 employees working within the Office of the Refugee Commissioner. Earlier this year, lawyer Roberta Buhagiar who is experienced in the field, was appointed as Refugee Commissioner. Buhagiar had also served as a government consultant on migration.

Farrugia was replying to a parliamentary question by Opposition MP Carmelo Mifsud Bonnici.