ICEM's Council changes the Organization's name to the Intergovernmental Committee for Migration (ICM) in recognition of its increasing global role.
3 million migrants directly assisted by ICM.
ICM extends the Migration for Development Programme to qualified nationals from African countries.
Migration for Development Programmes are extended to Asia.
4 million migrants directly assisted by ICM.
One million Indo-Chinese refugees have been assisted since 1975.
ICM becomes the International Organization for Migration (IOM) upon the amendment and ratification of the 1953 Constitution.