On the 28th and 29th of April 2010, IOM Director General William Lacy Swing visited Sarajevo at the invitation of the Minister of Security of Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Austrian Minister of Interior on the occasion of convening of a regional conference on “Intercultural Dialogue and Internal Security” co-hosted by Austria and Bosnia and Herzegovina. Director General Swing opened the conference with a key note address to the gathering of ministers and other dignitaries from the Western Balkans. The conference aimed to take a stance against radicalisation and offer a contribution to an environment of security that allows all people to live together in harmony in Central and South-Eastern Europe and beyond.