During the reporting period, IOM approved 60 reintegration plans for beneficiaries who have already returned to their country of origin, while 169 interviews were conducted with potential beneficiaries.
At an historic moment in which Colombia is receiving more and more people from multiple places of origin for a wealth of reasons, the Seventh Annual CineMigrante Colombia – cinema for cultural diversity, migration, and human rights – has arrived in the country.
Many migrants and refugees found themselves caught between warring parties and zones in Yemen. They fled out the Horn of Africa seeking a safer haven however they found themselves trapped in the middle of the war, without a way out.
IOM, the UN Migration Agency, is partnering with the Government of Somalia and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to provide greater access to clean water for over 45,000 internally displaced persons (IDPs) and host communities in the south-western state of Baidoa affected by ...
During October 2017, IOM Greece has helped 841 asylum seekers relocate safely from Greece to other EU member states. 356 were relocated to Germany, 231 to France and 94 to Switzerland.
As per the first time since the evacuation in 2014, IOM international staff, Chief of Mission and two additional international staff, including the security officer, visited Libyan eastern city of Benghazi.
IOM, the UN Migration Agency yesterday (05/10) joined the Ethiopian Somali Regional Disaster Prevention and Preparedness Bureau (DPPB) in partnership with the Durable Solutions Working Group, to endorse the Durable Solutions Strategy for the Somali Region.
Resources of $58 billion pesos will benefit 9,500 Afro-Colombian and Indigenous families in seven departments
Bogotá DC, October 17, 2017.
In completing a study tour to South Africa from August 29th to September 1st 2017, IOM and the Malagasy Ministry of Public Security accompanied eight representatives from national entities concerned with border management, namely, Customs, the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Transport, the...
IOM in collaboration with Government of Kenya, organized on 20 September, a three-day training workshop for Border Management Committees from North-Eastern Kenya
Warm summer weather typically means a spike in global migratory flows as migrants and refugees try to take advantage of more favourable conditions to try to reach their destinations.
IOM's Director General, William Lacy Swing, joined this year's Annual Meetings co-hosted by the World Bank and the IMF from October 9-15 in Washington, D.C. During a panel discussion on migration and remittances, Amb. Swing emphasized the importance of having reintegration strategies for...