12. International projects.

12.     International projects.

The Secretary of State1 may participate in a project2 which is designed to:

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    (1)     reduce migration3;

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    (2)     assist or ensure the return of migrants4;

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    (3)     facilitate co-operation between states in matters relating to migration5;

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    (4)     conduct or consider research about migration6; or

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    (5)     arrange or assist the settlement of migrants (whether in the United Kingdom or elsewhere)7.

In particular, the Secretary of State may:

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    (a)     provide financial support to an international organisation which arranges or participates in a