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IOM IN YOUR COUNTRY

IOM in Brazil

Brazil has been a member state of the IOM since 2004. Currently, IOM is present in the country in the cities of Belém, Brasília, Boa Vista, Curitiba, Florianópolis, Manaus, Pacaraima, Porto Alegre, Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo.

IOM's main areas of activity in Brazil are:

  • Refugee resettlement;
  • Humanitarian Response (Prevention, Response, and Reconstruction);
  • Assistance to Migrants;
  • Labour Migration, Development and Migration;
  • Immigration and Border Management;
  • Migration and Health;
  • Migration Policy and Research on Migration Law.

More information (in Portuguese) is available on the IOM Brazil website.

 

Facts and figures as of February 2016

CapitalBrasilia
Population (2015):207.8 million
Area:8,550,000 km sq
Languages:Portuguese
Currency:Brazilian Real (BRL)
GDP per Capita PPP (2014):USD 16,155
HDI Rank (2014):75 of 188
Remittances (2014 estimate):USD 2,427 million
Net Migration Rate (2015-2020):0 migrants/1,000 population
Immigrants (2015):0.3%
Women as a Percentage of Immigrants (2015):46%
Population under 15 (2015):23.0%
Adult HIV Prevalence (2014):0.4% to 0.7%

International Organization for Migration (IOM)
IOM BRAZIL
Setor de Autarquias Sul, Quadra 05, Bloco N, Edifício OAB. Salas 301 a 308 Asa Sul, Brasília - DF 
BRAZIL

CEP: 70070-913
Tel: +55 61 3771-3772
Email: iombrazil@iom.int
https://brazil.iom.int