Brussels  -  Morocco will benefit from the new EU protection and development program "PRPD-Afrique du Nord" which is aimed at building the capacities of the region in establishing efficient asylum systems, said the European commissioner for migration Dimitris Avramopoulos.The program will benefit Morocco, Tunisia, Algeria, Egypt and Libya and it also provides for some actions in Niger and Mauritania, said Avramopoulos answering a question by a Euro-deputy on the immigration situation in the Mediterranean.

Dimitris Avramopoulos
Dimitris Avramopoulos