Over Three Hundred and Sixty Sudanese Government Officials Trained on Migration Management and Development
IOM understands the importance of government ownership and structures that can improve migration
governance and development among all its member states.
Under Canada’s Multi-Year Resettlement Commitment, IOM Sudan has successfully completed its
2017 plans to resettle 2,048 refugees hosted in Sudan to Canada.
As part of IOM’s second annual Global Migration Film Festival, and to mark International Migrants Day 2017, the UN Migration Agency organized a screening in Hargeisa and Borama on Monday 18 December 2017 of the documentary ‘Wallah Je Te Jure,’ directed by Marcelo Merletto.
66 Syrian Refugees arrive in Chile through the Resettlement Program of the IOM, the United Nations Agency for Migration, and the UNHCR, the United Nations Agency for Refugees
On 11 October, a group of 66 Syrian refugees left Beirut, Lebanon, en route to Santiago, Chile, under the Emerging Resettlement Countries Joint Support Mechanism (ERCM), which is coimplemented by the IOM, the United Nations Agency for Migration, and the United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR). At...
For the Second Edition of the Global Migration Film Festival, IOM Washington and the New York University co-hosted the screening of Canadian film, Bonjour Ji, directed by Satinder Kassoana.
During the reporting period, IOM approved 60 reintegration plans for beneficiaries who have already returned to their country of origin, while 169 interviews were conducted with potential beneficiaries.
At an historic moment in which Colombia is receiving more and more people from multiple places of origin for a wealth of reasons, the Seventh Annual CineMigrante Colombia – cinema for cultural diversity, migration, and human rights – has arrived in the country.
Many migrants and refugees found themselves caught between warring parties and zones in Yemen. They fled out the Horn of Africa seeking a safer haven however they found themselves trapped in the middle of the war, without a way out.
IOM, the UN Migration Agency, is partnering with the Government of Somalia and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to provide greater access to clean water for over 45,000 internally displaced persons (IDPs) and host communities in the south-western state of Baidoa affected by ...
During October 2017, IOM Greece has helped 841 asylum seekers relocate safely from Greece to other EU member states. 356 were relocated to Germany, 231 to France and 94 to Switzerland.
As per the first time since the evacuation in 2014, IOM international staff, Chief of Mission and two additional international staff, including the security officer, visited Libyan eastern city of Benghazi.
IOM, the UN Migration Agency yesterday (05/10) joined the Ethiopian Somali Regional Disaster Prevention and Preparedness Bureau (DPPB) in partnership with the Durable Solutions Working Group, to endorse the Durable Solutions Strategy for the Somali Region.