Press Releases

IOM Marks Two Decades in North Macedonia

Skopje – Streamlined migration management is key, IOM’s Regional Director stated at a highest-level event in the capital of the...

Protecting Vulnerable Children and Youth in Ukraine from Trafficking

Kyiv - Hanna lived with her grandmother and younger sister on a very limited income.

IOM and the European Union Helping Thousands of Vulnerable Migrants to Get Home from Turkey

Ankara – Turkey hosts over four million migrants seeking a different life from the instability, uncertainty and poverty they have...


Staff from across the region gathered in Kyiv to learn more about IOM's procurement policies

Kyiv Hosts Regional Procurement Workshop

Ukraine's capital Kyiv recently hosted a Regional Capacity Building Workshop on Procurement, where 43 staff from across the region came together...

The elegation of Japanese academics who met with IOM Chief of Mission Lars Johan Lönnback in Chisinau. Photo IOM Austria Vienna Regional Office

Japanese Scholars Visit Moldova to Discuss Labour Migration

A delegation of Japanese academics have met with IOM  at the UN House in Chisinau to discuss Moldovan labour migration to Italy.

Sumeyye Gedikoglu from the Turkish Municipalities Union describes cooperation on Social Cohesion with IOM programmes at UNECE in Geneva. Photo IOM Austria RO Vienna

Major UN Europe Meeting Hears About How Turkey Tackles Integration

IOM’s regional programmes in Turkey were presented at the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe in Geneva on 21 March as governments and...


Big Award for IOM North Macedonia

The Police force of North Macedonia has awarded an Honorable Mention to the International Organization for Migration for successful cooperation...

IOM Moscow Meets Eurasian Economic Commission

The Eurasian Economic Commission, headquartered in Moscow, is the permanent standing commission of the Eurasia Economic Union, whose member states...

A Corner of the Universe: Dara’s Story

Like many hopeful new graduates around the world, Dara wanted to take a leap of faith.



How IOM helped a Tajik migrant settle back home

Money from Honey

Two Irish diaspora experts discuss diaspora matters with IOM Albania's Guri Daco

Expert Views at the Albanian Diaspora Summit

Mathieu Luciano, Senior Counter-Trafficking Specialist at IOM HQ discusses trafficking trends, issues and concerns on a visit to our Regional Office in Vienna

Trafficking Trends and Topics

IOM helps Ukrainian border guards with staff recruitment and gender equality. Report from Ukrainian TV

Gender equality on Ukraine's Borders


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