The 105th Session of the IOM Council, the principal governing body of the Organization, will be held this week from 25-28 November.

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Regional Response to the Syria Crisis

IOM provided emergency non-food items (NFIs) for displaced and affected individuals in rural Damascus and Al-Hasakeh governorates in Syria. IOM also continues to help returnees and vulnerable host communities in the neighbouring countries of Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, and Turkey.

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Helping Ukraine’s Internally Displaced Persons

As of mid-November, IOM has helped almost 6,000 vulnerable internally displaced persons (IDPs) in 13 regions in Ukraine hosting over 65 per cent of the displaced population.

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Getting More Aid to the Displaced in South Sudan

The UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) has stepped in to help IOM and its humanitarian partners in the Camp Coordination Camp Management Cluster to expand the Malakal site.

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Completion of Ebola Treatment Unit in Liberia

The first of three planned IOM-managed Ebola Treatment Units (ETU) in Liberia was constructed by the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL), with the support and oversight of the US Department of Defense. It will be run by 24 internationally recruited IOM health professionals.

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IOM’s new global social media campaign #MigrationMeans continues

What does migration mean to you? Contribute your own stories and participate in a global dialogue on migration!

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The Camp

A film that tells the story of a Camp Manager, showing what an emergency looks like, the extent of work involved in daily camp management, and the various challenges and tasks involved.

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