Over 10,000 asylum seekers have now been relocated from Greece to other European Union (EU) and Associated States since the start of the EU relocation programme according to IOM, which is implementing the scheme.
The first in a series of six trainings on counter-trafficking, smuggling, and human rights of migrants, returnees, and refugees.
The ferocity of crises worldwide is forcing a record number of people to flee their homes, seeking some form of safety within their own country or across international borders.
This photo story report documents a monitoring and evaluation mission to Kismayo, Somalia in November 2016, led by Dr. Chiaki Ito, the head of IOM Somalia’s Preparedness and Response Division (PRD) and Migration Health Division (MHD).
This photo story report documents a monitoring and evaluation field visit from Saturday 05 November to Tuesday 08 November 2016, by a delegation from Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre (KSrelief) to IOM and UNHCR project sites in Somalia.
Turkey is home to one of the largest refugee populations in the world with over 2.5 million.
In 2016, IOM provided cash assistance to over 6,000 vulnerable internally displaced persons (IDPs) in 13 regions of Ukraine within the project, funded by the Government of Germany.
With support from Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre (KS-Relief), IOM is building up the institutional capacity of immigration and coastguard officials in Somaliland who are at the forefront of the humanitarian response to help thousands of migrants and refugees fleeing the conflict in Yemen.
As the situation in Yemen continues to worsen, community leaders in Bossaso, Puntland State of Somalia, meet to think of ways on how to provide sustainably livelihood support and access to basic services of Somali returnees, as well as internally displaced people (IDPs) and the affected community.
A one-year USD 10 million project funded by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia through the King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre (KSrelief), and implemented by IOM and UNHCR,
Through the King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre (KSrelief), IOM and UNHCR aim to contribute to increased access to safe, orderly and humane returns from Yemen to Somalia.