Ministers from 24 countries with high
levels of emigration signed a declaration emphasizing the need for
increased collaboration on migration policies and the need to
respect existing legal frameworks on migration issues after a
One hundred and twenty-five women are no
longer having to struggle to survive in Afghanistan's northern
province of Faryab after being helped by an IOM programme to learn
new skills and start businesses.
Nearly 1,900 discharged soldiers from the
Serbia and Montenegro army will be provided with reintegration
assistance to ensure their successful transition into civilian
society and workforce through a two-year programme to be carried
In addition to providing return assistance
to families currently living in more than 150 planned camps, IOM
has started providing transportation to earthquake victims living
with relatives and to those living in small unplanned camps since ...
A group of 30 Indian and Bangladeshi
migrants left stranded in the baking Mauritanian desert by
smugglers with little water, no food or identification papers, are
returning home voluntarily with help from IOM.
IOM, in close cooperation with UNHCR and
Uganda District authorities, has completed an assessment exercise
of Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) in Masindi District in the
North-Western Region of Uganda.