I Was Kidnapped by Boko Haram
The Story of A Young Refugee in NigerEnter
A World on the Move
65 years ago, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) rose from the ashes of World War Two. The first incarnation of IOM was created to resettle refugees during this post-war period. Learn more.
“When we finally crossed the border and got into the bus, I wanted the driver to move as fast as possible and to never stop. I didn’t turn back to look at my country, not even for one last time,” says Sham Al Ahmad as she describes the moment she crossed from Syria to Jordan.
Environmental migration is a fact. Most countries experience some form of migration associated with environmental and climate change, or forced immobility for those populations that end up trapped.
Thailand - A week from now I will be migrating, writes Joe Lowry, IOM’s new Senior Media & Communications Officer for South Eastern & Eastern Europe.