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Empowering Female-led Households in Ethiopia

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IOM Supports the Return of 134 Ethiopian Migrants Detained in Malawi

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Another 12 migrants are back in Ethiopia from Malawi where they spent months in detention for entering the country irregularly with the intention of travelling to South Africa in search of work opportunities.

Another 12 migrants are back in Ethiopia from Malawi where they spent months in detention for entering the country irregularly with the intention of travelling to South Africa in search of work opportunities.

Sweden and IOM partner to assist vulnerable Ethiopian migrants in five countries. Photo: IOM/Kennedy Njagi

Sweden and IOM Partner to Assist Vulnerable Ethiopian Migrants in Five Countries

https://ronairobi.iom.int/news/sweden-and-iom-partner-assist-vulnerable-ethiopian-migrants-five-countries

Addis Ababa –The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is expanding its...

Addis Ababa –The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is expanding its...

Workers build new shelters for vulnerable people displaced in Northern Ethiopia. Photo: IOM/Kaye Viray

IOM Appeals for USD 21.1M to Provide Camp Coordination and Camp Management Services for Internally Displaced in Northern Ethiopia

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IOM Chief of Mission Sanusi Savage (Right) formally hands over relief items for flood victims to Uganda's Minister for Relief, Disaster Preparedness and Refugees, Hilary Onek in Kampala recently. The new project will support the Government to be better prepared to respond to natural disasters.

IOM Launches Disaster Risk Reduction Project in Uganda with the Support of the European Union

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Kampala: The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has launched a project in 20 districts in Uganda to strengthen the national and local governments' capacity to respond to natural disasters.

Kampala: The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has launched a project in 20 districts in Uganda to strengthen the national and local governments' capacity to respond to natural disasters.

Climate change-induced flooding in Burundi has forced many to flee their homes. Some have ended up living in camps such as this one. Photo: IOM

IOM and EAC Join Hands to Tackle Infectious Diseases

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Extensive land borders, along with previous disease outbreaks, make the six-member East Africa Community (EAC) susceptible to communicable infections such as cholera, ...

Extensive land borders, along with previous disease outbreaks, make the six-member East Africa Community (EAC) susceptible to communicable infections such as cholera, ...

Since 2015, PAFOM, an AU interstate dialogue framework has brought together member states and stakeholders working on migration governance in Africa to share information and best practices on the governance of migration on the continent. Photo: Eric Mazango/IOM/2021.

Measuring Labour Migration takes center-stage in Africa’s Annual Forum on Migration

https://ronairobi.iom.int/news/measuring-labour-migration-takes-center-stage-africa%E2%80%99s-annual-forum-migration

Dakar, Senegal – On Saturday 11 September 2021, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in collaboration with the...

Dakar, Senegal – On Saturday 11 September 2021, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in collaboration with the...

IOM has appealed for USD 57.8 million to provide life-saving humanitarian and protection interventions to more than 327,000 people among them migrants, internally displaced persons and host communities along what is known as the Eastern migration route. Photo: IOM/2021

IOM Appeals for urgent financial support from the International Community to Assist Migrants in the Horn of Africa and Yemen

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Nairobi – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is appealing for urgent financial support from the international community to provide life-saving assistance to thousands of migrants from the Horn of Africa and...

Nairobi – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is appealing for urgent financial support from the international community to provide life-saving assistance to thousands of migrants from the Horn of Africa and...

An estimated 46,000 migrants have entered Ethiopia through border crossings  since April 2020 when the COVID-19 pandemic began in the country. Photo: Haimanot Abebe/IOM/2021

IOM’s Strengthened COVID-19 Response Targets 46,000 Returning Ethiopian Migrants

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Addis Ababa – As thousands of migrants continue to return to Ethiopia, IOM is partnering with the European Union (EU), UNOPS and the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) to strengthen COVID-19 response for Ethiopia...

Addis Ababa – As thousands of migrants continue to return to Ethiopia, IOM is partnering with the European Union (EU), UNOPS and the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) to strengthen COVID-19 response for Ethiopia...

IOM Receives USD 6 Million from the Government of the United States of America to Assist Migrants in Yemen and Horn of Africa

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Nairobi – The United States Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration (PRM) has provided USD 6 Million to the International Organization for Migration (IOM) through its Regional Migrants Response Plan for the Horn of Africa...

Nairobi – The United States Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration (PRM) has provided USD 6 Million to the International Organization for Migration (IOM) through its Regional Migrants Response Plan for the Horn of Africa...