Conference Call

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Within the framework of the activities to be developed in the context of the Spanish Presidency of the European Union, Guardia Civil, in cooperation with different European Commission Agencies (Frontex, EMSA & CFCA), will organize the 2nd Conference for the Heads of Coast Guard Services of EU Member States, which will be held in Mijas
on 7 – 8 April 2010.

The aim of the conference is studying more in depth issues of the utmost importance, such as maritime safety, coast surveillance, illegal immigration, fight against drug trafficking and smuggling, marine environment, search and rescue, and fisheries control.

That is, it aims at integrating maritime surveillance by promoting information exchange and by enhancing cooperation among the EU Coast Guard Services.

This Conference is addressed to the heads of the aforementioned Services, as well as those of other EU agencies and general directorates competent in the fields named above.

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