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Trafficking Victims Join Fight Against COVID-19 in Azerbaijan

Mar 27, 2020

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

Mar 24, 2020

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 Lidiia can no longer take care of him.  

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

Mar 20, 2020

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is scaling-up its plans to address the mobility aspects of the global response to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic with a new funding requirement of USD 116.1 million. 

The ...

IOM Steps Up Humanitarian Response on Turkey’s Land and Sea Borders

Mar 06, 2020

Edirne- As the situation on the Turkey/EU border enters its second week IOM, with its partners, continues to provide humanitarian aid to the thousands of vulnerable migrants who have been sleeping in

IOM Steps Up Humanitarian Response on Turkey’s Land and Sea Borders

Mar 06, 2020

As the situation on the Turkey/EU border enters its second week IOM, with its partners, continues to provide humanitarian aid to the thousands of vulnerable migrants who have been sleeping in rough conditions, without proper access to food,...

IOM Urges Restraint, Calls for a Humane Response on EU-Turkey Border

Mar 05, 2020

Geneva - The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is urging all States to exercise restraint and adopt a balanced, humane approach to population movements across the EU-Turkey border.

Gender Equality is a Prerequisite for a Better World, IOM Tells Women Police Conference in Georgia

Mar 04, 2020

IOM Georgia is hosting the 9th Annual Regional Women in Policing Conference in the capital Tbilisi. Every year, since 2012, the event has been organized with the support of the U.S. Embassy in Tbilisi and in close cooperation with the Bureau of...

IOM urges restraint, calls for humane response on EU-Turkey border

Mar 04, 2020

Geneva - The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is urging all States to exercise restraint and adopt a balanced, humane approach to population movements across the EU-Turkey border.  Over the past five days, IOM teams and their...

More than 13,000 Migrants Reported Along the Turkish-Greek Border

Mar 01, 2020

EDIRNE - Thousands of migrants, including families with young children, are passing a cold night along the border between Turkey and Greece, say staff from the International Organization for Migration, who are trackin