From Brain Drain to Ukraine Gain with Tractors and Cabbages
Andrii won a USAID/IOM grant and now he's come home from Poland to use his experience to boost the cabbage harvest. The East-West Brain Drain was the subject of a high-level confernece in Vienna this week, at which IOM made key statements
As UN Meets on Climate, IOM Tajikistan Focuses on Gender, Climate and Migration
“It’s about more than just protecting the environment,” says IOM's Cristina Gheorghe Tranca. “We need to prioritize technical support to women left behind... to prepare their households to manage risks from drought, floods and other hazards.”
IOM’s Regional Director for South-eastern Europe, Eastern Europe and Central Asia has commended the President of the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly, H.E. Maria Fernanda Espinosa, for being the first Latin American woman President of the UNGA, and only one of four women to have served in this essential role.