With the assistance of IOM, 384 stranded migrants have been able to return home during the past two weeks.
Clarissa Azkoul, IOM Deputy Chief of Cabinet at the international level, visited the country from June 12 to 16, 2017.
Armstrong (pictured above) is among them. He chose to return from Libya on an IOM Assisted Voluntary Return and Reintegration (AVRR) hartered flight, along with some 250 other stranded Nigerian migrants, in May.
As part of the Cross Border Peace and Cooperation (CBPC) Project funded by the European Union, IOM Sudan supported the production of mobile theatrical drama performances in six localities in South and East Darfur complementing other sustainable interventions implemented under the project.
Project in teaching documentary filmmaking which targets migrants, refugees, displaced populations and communities in Yemen. The project will conclude with two films produced by the trainees and will be displaced in the cinema of Magical City of Sana'a and online.
IOM Chile and the Manufacturing Promotion Society Sign an Important Collaboration and Cooperation Agreement
The world is facing unprecedented levels of human mobility. More persons than ever before live in a country other than the one where they were born. Within this context, the number of migrants is growing faster than the world population.
IOM has launched an online consular service to make the consular process easier to access and navigate for vulnerable migrants hoping to return home.
IOM has now provided transport and pre‐departure medical checks for over 91,000 South Sudanese arriving in Ethiopia through the country’s Pagak and Akobo‐Tergol border crossing points since January 11th.
“Everybody has come through her door, [staying at] her apartment while they established themselves in the U.S. and that would not have happened had she not come here,” Torres recalls about his family members who rejoined his mother in the United States.
The fact sheet provides key information on IOM’s work in the country and it also sheds light on IOM's main achievements throughout the year. It includes information on our Egyptian and non-Egyptian migrant beneficiaries, as well as an overview of the year’s migration statistics.
Taizz is Yemen’s third largest city and one of its most brutal conflict zones. It has been the center of increasingly intensive ground clashes, military confrontations and aerial strikes.
During the past two weeks, a total of 2,382 migrants were rescued off Az Zawiya, Tajoura, Zuwara and Tripoli while twelve bodies were retrieved. Eight rescue operations were carried out during a 10-day period off Az Zawiyah, with 1,773 people (1,578 men, 143 women and 52 children) being rescued...