ICAO TRIP Regional Seminar Cotonou, Benin, 12 to 14 February 2019

ICAO TRIP Regional Seminar Cotonou, Benin (TRIP-BENIN)

12 - 14 February 2019
Cotonou , BENIN
Benin Marina Hotel, Boulevard De La Marina, Haie Vive, Cotonou
Registration Open



An ICAO Traveller Identification Programme (TRIP) Regional Seminar on Traveller identification Management will take place from 12 to 14 February 2019 in Cotonou, Benin.

The Seminar, hosted by the Government of Benin, will address the five elements of the ICAO Traveller Identification Programme (ICAO TRIP) Strategy, including: machine readable travel document (MRTD) standards; specifications and best practices; secure travel document issuance; robust evidence of identity processes; and information sharing technologies highly relevant to the execution of the United Nations Security Council Resolutions 2178 (2014), 2309 (2016), 2368 and 2396 (2017) on combatting foreign terrorist fighters, with a special focus on effective border control management.

This ICAO TRIP Regional Seminar provides a unique opportunity to exchange information and enhance expertise and would be of benefit to passport issuing offices, aviation security authorities, civil registries, immigration, border control and law enforcement authorities, as well as to airline companies and airport authorities.

Seminar speakers and facilitators include top experts in the field, policy makers and senior managers, practitioners and researchers, many from the relevant working groups of ICAO and as well as international organizations.

Participants are invited to register online before 11 January 2019.

For further information:


Exhibiting and Sponsorship icao-trip-events@icao.int

Programme Content fal@icao.int

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