Terms of Reference of the Technical Secretariat

The TS carries out its activities in support of RCM activities according to the following terms of reference, as prepared by IOM and approved by the Vice-ministers during the VI RCM:

  1. The Technical Secretariat (TS) will receive overall policy direction and supervision from the incumbent RCM President Pro-tempore, while the IOM Regional Representative in San José will supply programmatic guidance, personnel support, and working space within the Office of the IOM Regional Representative.
  2. The TS will provide the RCM with technical and logistical support, so as to contribute to the RCM’s effective and efficient operation.
  3. The TS will offer its support to the RCM through the incumbent President Pro-Tempore in accordance with the rotation mechanisms established by the RCM, and pursuant to the following guidelines:

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