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International Migrants Day Events Deepen Ties between Migrants and Local Turkish Communities, Fostering Integration

Dec 22, 2017

Gaziantep – As the country hosting the largest number of Syrian refugees and migrants in the world, Turkey has been at the forefront in sharing the burden of a longstanding refugee emergency.

With Winter Coming, UN Migration Agency Helps Families in Eastern Ukraine Survive

Dec 19, 2017

Kyiv – Temperatures in the non-government-controlled areas (NGCA) of the Donetsk Region, Eastern Ukraine, are set to drop as low as minus 20 degrees Celsius this winter.

Refugees Looking for Help with Their New Lives in Turkey? There’s an App for That

Dec 08, 2017

Ankara – Syrian refugees in Turkey are leading the way pioneering web-based services that provide access to information their community needs to help them set up a new life. They have quickly won support from international...

UN Migration Agency Recognizes Anti-Trafficking Heroes in Ukraine

Dec 08, 2017

Kyiv – Children in conflict with the law, a police investigator and residents of a small Ukrainian village: sounds like the cast of a popular thriller.

IOM Survey Reveals Growing Humanitarian Needs in Ukraine’s Eastern Conflict Area

Nov 28, 2017

Kyiv – As temperatures plummet across Europe, millions of people in eastern Ukraine are facing into a fourth winter of discontent.

New Faces on Ukraine’s Borders with IOM Support

Nov 24, 2017

Kyiv – This week, 600 newly recruited Ukrainian border guards officially started their service at Boryspil airport, Kyiv Central Railway Station and the Krakovets border-crossing point on the Ukraine-Poland border. The new staff...

UN Migration Agency Brings Ukrainian Businesses Together through Interactive Platform

Nov 10, 2017

Kyiv – IOM, the UN Migration Agency, launched an online business exchange platform in Kyiv today (10/11) to foster networking and cooperation among self-employed persons and owners of small businesses

IOM Turkey Marks Fifth Year of Supporting People Fleeing Conflict

Oct 26, 2017

Turkey -  IOM, the UN Migration agency, is marking its fifth year of providing assistance to migrants and refugees in Turkey and internally displaced persons (IDPs) in northern Syria. 

UN Migration Agency Names Ukrainian Eurovision Winner as National Anti-Trafficking Goodwill Ambassador

Oct 13, 2017

Kyiv – The Ukrainian singer and winner of the Eurovision Song Contest in 2016, Jamala, has been named a counter-trafficking Goodwill Ambassador for IOM, the UN Migration Agency, in Ukraine. The partnership was launched through...