Press Releases

Increased Secondary Displacement in Western Balkans – New IOM Data

Increased sea and land arrivals to Greece, and the prolonged stay of migrants in the reception centres in transit countries, appear to have...

Focus on Borders on World Anti-Trafficking Day

On the occasion of World Day against Trafficking in Persons (30/07), new data released by IOM, the UN Migration Agency, show that in the last ten...

First-Ever Global Compact for Migration Finalized

Work on the final text of the Global Compact for Migration was completed at the UN in New York on Friday, and the much-heralded document is slated...

Events

Rukhshona Qurbonova of IOM Tajikistan (far left) on the AFEW Panel at the recent International AIDS Conference in the Netherlands

Breaking Barriers, Building Bridges for HIV+ Migrants in Tajikistan

The recent 22nd International AIDS Conference in The Netherlands, which brought together more than 16,000 researchers, policy makers and community...

A passerby reads Olenka's sad story

"Invisible in Plain Sight" Campaign Comes to Tbilisi

“We lived in a cold house and my younger sister and I slept on an old blanket instead of a bed. Mother went away to earn money leaving us with our...

Part of an IOM exhibition which will be on display in the Tbilisi Metro on World Anti-Trafficking Day

World Anti-Trafficking Day Across the Region

July 30 is World Day against Trafficking in Persons and IOM Missions across the SEEECA region are hosting events to raise awareness of this form...

Stories

IOM Pays Tribute to Kofi Annan

Former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan, from Ghana, died yesterday in Bern, Switzerland at the age of 80.

A Culinary Antidote to a Toxic Appetite

Argentina Sazbados, Director, IOM Vienna Regional Office reflects on the success of a book of regional recipes,...

Bus Rides Boost Enrolment of Syrian Children in Turkish Schools

It is almost 11am at Tece Cumhuriyet Ilkokulu, a primary school in the Mezitli District of Mersin, Turkey’s largest port city on its southern...

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IOM Turkey supports school transportation programme for Syrian children
IOM Turkey supports school transportation programme for Syrian children

All Aboard! Syrian Kids Go to School in Turkey

Peter Van der Auweraert, describes the main challenges and what he hopes will be a short-term solution to get migrants away from dire living conditions in the field in an interview with InfoMigrants
Peter Van der Auweraert, describes the main challenges and what he hopes will be a short-term solution to get migrants away from dire living conditions in the field in an interview with InfoMigrants

"Catastrophic" Situation on Bosnian Border - IOM Representative

Hidden in Plain Sight May Be One of the Most Dangerous Forms of Trafficking
Hidden in Plain Sight May Be One of the Most Dangerous Forms of Trafficking

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