Press Releases

Trafficking Victims Join Fight Against COVID-19 in Azerbaijan

Baku – Face masks, along with toilet paper and hand sanitizer, have become emblematic of the COVID-19 epoch. 

Isolated by Conflict, Age and Pandemic, Ukraine’s Elderly Face Hardship with Dignity

Lidiia is 80 years old and lives alone: her husband passed away ten years ago. Her son, who has a disability, now lives at a nursing home because...

IOM Scales Up Plans for COVID-19 Readiness and Response, Appeals for USD 116.1 Million

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is scaling-up its plans to address the mobility aspects of the global response to the ...


Taking part in the simulated counter-trafficking exercise in Bosnia last week

Simulated Counter-Smuggling Exercise Takes Place in Bosnia

IOM's Mission in Bosnia and Herzegovina last week organized a two-day bilateral simulation/desktop exercise on joint cross border operation for...

Football for Equality!

A football tournament to mark the occasion of the International Women...

On International Mother Tongue Day, as an appreciation for their work, certificates were given to language teachers by Ms. Anna Rostocka, IOM Chief of Mission in Kosovo

Celebrating Mother Tongue Day in Kosovo

To mark International Mother Language Day on February 21, IOM Kosovo organized an event to promote language and cultural diversity, while ...


Awaken, the morning Nowruz breeze is showering the garden with flowers

Those lines are uppermost on the minds of millions of people in at least 21 countries – plus millions more migrants around the globe - as they...

An Inspirational Colleague

Disability inclusion activist, human rights advocate, accessibility evangelist. This is Milica Trpevska, IOM Project Assistant seconded to MARRI (...

Tamara Goes Home

Unable to find a job in Kyrgyzstan, Tamara moved to Russia, where a friend had promised her work.



Blind since bortjh, IOM staffer Milica Trpevska is a true hero

Milica's story

IWD 2020 Message from DG Vitorino

IWD 2020 Message from DG Vitorino

IOM Vienna on IWD2020

We Must Do Better

IOM Turkey Spokesperson Lanna Walsh

EU/TURKEY: Lanna on the Border


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