In the middle of the desert in Agadez, a strategic crossroad for migrants, IOM staff is assisting migrants coming from Liberia, Cameroon, Gambia, Guinea, Senegal, Nigeria and other West African countries.
A World On The Move - Diaspora and Remittances
In this latest episode of A World on the Move, Gibril Faal, intérim director of ADEPT (Africa-Europe Diaspora Development Platform) joins members of the i am a migrant community around the world to discuss diaspora engagement and the cost of remittances, an important factor in the lives of migrants who need to send money back home.
Zimbabwe: Building resilient communities through Community-Based Planning (CBP)
Between 2014 and 2016, over 35,000 Zimbabwean migrants were forcibly returned from South Africa and Botswana.
IOM urges support as migrant numbers rise in Djibouti
IOM is preparing an urgent appeal to donors in response to a migration/refugee emergency unfolding in Yemen and Djibouti, impacting across the Horn of Africa region, including Ethiopia. The initial amount of the appeal will be in excess of USD 10 million, according to IOM Director for Operations and Emergencies Mohammed Abdiker.
Vadim - i am a migrant
Ukrainian-born pianist Vadim Neselovskyi was trained at conservatories in his native Odessa and in Germany and undertook his apprenticeship around the world as a member of Gary Burton’s Next Generation Quintet.
ISO Standards – MSME Grants Programme, IOM Kosovo
Beyond support for advanced technology and equipment, the MSME Grants Programme assisted many enterprises in implementing quality management systems and obtain ISO 9001 certification.
From Traders to Producers – MSME Grants Programme, IOM Kosovo
Many companies supported through the MSME Grants Programme started as traders and importers.
Youth – MSME Grants Programme, IOM Kosovo
As a results of the MSME Grants Programme, many Kosovar youth were given an opportunity to find a job and at the same time to be trained and develop their skills.
Social Inclusion – MSME Grants Programme, IOM Kosovo
Some of the beneficiaries of the MSME Grants Programme were enterprises run by the members of minority communities of Kosovo.
Support to Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises in Kosovo
This short documentary describes the MSME Grants Programme in Kosovo (2014-2016) that increased the capacities of 36 micro, small and medium enterprises in Kosovo to upscale production in an efficient and sustainable way.
Women Entrepreneurs – MSME Grants Programme, IOM Kosovo
While women in Kosovo continue to face challenges in the workplace, the MSME Grants Programme supported a number of women-led enterprises in a diverse array of economic areas.
Environment – MSME Grants Programme, IOM Kosovo
A number of enterprises supported through the MSME Grants Programme concentrated on environmental protection and sustainability.