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Institutional and Legal Migratory Framework of

20 April 2021


The AMN is composed of:2 → The Vice President, who leads it; → The Director of the Guatemalan Migration Institute (IGM), who serves as Technical Secretary; → The Minister of Foreign Affairs; → The Minister of Social Development; → The Minister of Labor and Social Security; → The Minister of the Interior; → The Secretary of the National Council for Migrant Protection. [...] In addition, the Technical Secretary has a say, but cannot vote during AMN sessions.3 In addition to the functions established by the Migration Code, the main functions of the AMN include: → Determining the guidelines and procedures of the Guatemalan Migration Institute (IGM); → Approving the suspension of the General Director of the IGM; → Attending meetings held by the Guatemalan immigration sys. [...] It is composed of a technical representative, a lead representative and an alternate from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Labor and Social Security, the Ministry of the Interior, and the Guatemalan Migration Institute.14 Among other functions, CONARE is in charge of issuing recommendations to the AMN on the recognition or non-recognition of asylum applications, at which point the. [...] 4 → A Vice Minister of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs; → A Vice Minister of the Ministry of the Economy; → A Vice Minister of the Ministry of Social Development; → A representative appointed by the Attorney General of the Nation; → The Sub-Secretary of the Sub-Secretariat of Protection an. [...] In turn, the Ministry of Public Health and Social Assistance, the Ministry of Labor and Social Security, as well as the Ministry of Social Development in coordination with the Subdirectorate for the Care and Protection of Migrant Fundamental Rights, and the other entities of the state are in charge of providing support services.78 Children and adolescents who are victims of sexual violence, exploi.