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Emphasising Migrant Health at WHO Istanbul Gathering

Istanbul – IOM’s Vienna Regional Office put migration health at the forefront during a three-day high-level technical meeting and...

EU, IOM Support Belarus-Ukraine Border Demarcation and Security

Minsk/Kyiv – Belarus and Ukraine’s common border is set to be fully demarcated and improved thanks to a new initiative between...

Tajikistan Takes Lead in Almaty Process

Dushanbe – Central Asia, home to millions of migrant workers with the region and in the Russian Federation, and a major...


Ms Argentina Szabados, IOM Regional Director for South-Eastern Europe, Eastern Europe and Central Asia, and Liaison Office for UN Agencies and other International Organizations based in Vienna at the 18th Winter Meeting of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly, 21 February 2019 in Vienna, Austria

Advancing Good Migration Governance with OSCE Parliamentarians

The Chair of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly (PA) Ad Hoc Committee on Migration, Ms.

Attendees from across Central Asia at the Almaty Process meeting in Dushanbe | IOM Austria - Regional Office

Dialogue in Dushanbe

Tajikistan's capital Dushanbe is hosting the First Technical Expert’s Group Meeting of the Almaty Process, a regional interstate initiative on...

Big crowds at GMFF openign event in Minsk, Belarus | IOM Austria - Regional Office

SEECA Region Embraces Global Migration Film Festival

December 18th will mark International Migrants Day, first proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly in 2000 to recognize the scale of the...


New Data on Population Movements in the Western Balkans

In 2018, a total of 61,0121 irregular migrants were officially registered by the authorities in the Western Balkan countries -- five times more...

Shattered Lives, Unbroken Spirits

Kyiv — This year the conflict in eastern Ukraine, largely forgotten by the international media, will mark its fifth anniversary.

An Iconic Moment

February 2015. In the midst of the cruel Ukrainian winter a family sits in a car in the southern city of Mariupol, shaking with fear and relief....



Human Trafficking Video from IOM Skopje | IOM Austria - Regional Office

Human Trafficking Video from IOM Skopje

Moscow's Dozen | IOM Austria - Regional Office

Moscow's Dozen

How Raad got back to work in Turkey | IOM Austria - Regional Office

A Cut Above

A short history of IOM's 25 years of activities in Albania | IOM Austria - Regional Office

25 Years of IOM in Albania


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