Migration and Mobility Partnership Agreement signed between India and France
Part of: GS Prelims and GS-II- International Affairs
- The Agreement was signed in March, 2018 during the State Visit of the French President to India.
- Validity of Agreement: seven years.
- It incorporates provision for automatic renewal and a monitoring mechanism through a Joint Working Group.
- Significance: It is a major milestone in enhancing people-to-people contacts, fostering mobility of students, academics, researchers and skilled professionals and strengthening cooperation on issues related to irregular migration and human trafficking between the two sides.