Prime Minister Sipilä in Malta: education and employment build confidence in the future
In his address late on Wednesday at the Valletta summit on migration, Prime Minister Juha Sipilä stressed the importance of focusing on the reasons why people leave their home countries. He said that education and employment opportunities build young people's confidence in the future both in Africa and Europe. Prime Minister Sipilä said that the Fund for Africa, to be established at the summit, can support employment opportunities.
The summit of EU Member States and several African countries is to adopt an action plan on Thursday in an effort to address the root causes of migration.