2017 Event

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  • Global Migration Film Festival Brings Oscar Entrant to Vienna

    Dec 18, 2017

    Vienna - The IOM Regional Office in Vienna joins the UN Kino/Cine ONU initiative on International Migrants Day, when we screen Greece’s 2018 Academy Awards entry, “Amerika Square” by Yannis Sakaridis.

  • Work against Violent Extremism in the Balkans

    Dec 08, 2017

    Sarajevo - The Norwegian Ambassador in Sarajevo, Guri Rusten, and the Chief of the IOM Bosnia and Herzegovina Mission, Mr. Peter Van der Auweraert, signed an agreement for the project “Strengthening Institutional Capacities for Referral Mechanisms for the Prevention of Violent Extremism” on 15 November 2017.

  • Ambitious Programme for Global Migration Film Festival in Tajikistan

    Nov 30, 2017

    Dushanbe - Films and documentaries produced around the world that capture the lives of people on the move will be showcased from 5 December to 18 December in selected locations in Dushanbe, Tajikistan, as part of the Global Migration Film Festival.

    Four films will be screened that showcase the promise and challenges of migration, change perception of migrants, and highlight the unique contributions made by migrants to their new communities and to their homelands.

  • Building Resource Management Capacity

    Oct 01, 2017

    Budva - On October 2017 a group of 25 participants from the RO Vienna region, as well as trainers/facilitators from Regional Offices in Europe and Geneva Headquarters, took part in a Resource Management Capacity Building workshop in Budva, Montenegro.  

  • Regional Human Resources and Finance Capacity Building Workshop

    Oct 01, 2017

    Vienna - In early summer 2017 the first Regional Human Resources and Finance Capacity Building Workshop for Senior Management of the region took place in Vienna, Austria.

  • IOM Ukraine launches photo exhibition at America House Kyiv

    Sep 13, 2017

    Kyiv - The International Organization for Migration (IOM) opened a photo exhibition, Big Results of Small Businesses, to mark the ten-year anniversary of its Micro-Enterprise Development Programme, which seeks to empower migrants

  • Ukraine Adopts New Migration Strategy Developed with UN Migration Agency

    Jul 14, 2017

    The Government of Ukraine adopted a new State Migration Strategy Wednesday (12 July), which will inform national migration policy for the next eight years.