A tragedy of epic proportions is unfolding in the Mediterranean. We strongly urge European leaders to put human life, rights, and dignity first today when agreeing upon a common response to the humanitarian crisis in the Mediterranean.
As the Syrian crisis continues, IOM and the Lebanese High Relief Commission (HRC) launched a project to register and profile Lebanese returnees from Syria to re-assess their condition and provide necessary assistance.
Join us in telling their stories to the world through our #MigrantHeroes campaign! In many parts of the world, there is an increasingly negative perception of migrants and their contributions to society. We urgently need to change the lens through which people view migration.