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Burundi improves anti-trafficking efforts according to United States 2021 Report

https://ronairobi.iom.int/news/burundi-improves-anti-trafficking-efforts-according-united-states-2021-report

Bujumbura – In its 2021 Trafficking in Persons (TiP) Report released Thursday (1 July), the United States Department of State announced that Burundi has made significant strides in the combat against human trafficking...

Bujumbura – In its 2021 Trafficking in Persons (TiP) Report released Thursday (1 July), the United States Department of State announced that Burundi has made significant strides in the combat against human trafficking...

IOM supports development of new National Diaspora Policy in Somalia

https://ronairobi.iom.int/news/iom-supports-development-new-national-diaspora-policy-somalia

Mogadishu – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) launched a new project to support the development of Somalia’s National Diaspora Policy.

Mogadishu – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) launched a new project to support the development of Somalia’s National Diaspora Policy.

In a Visit to South Sudan, IOM’s Regional Director Calls for Continued Humanitarian Assistance but Says It Is Time To “Rethink and Reshape” Support

https://ronairobi.iom.int/news/visit-south-sudan-iom%E2%80%99s-regional-director-calls-continued-humanitarian-assistance-says-it-time

Juba – The International Organization for Migration, (IOM) Regional Director for East and Horn of Africa, Mohammed Abdiker says the organization is committed to providing humanitarian assistance to displaced...

Juba – The International Organization for Migration, (IOM) Regional Director for East and Horn of Africa, Mohammed Abdiker says the organization is committed to providing humanitarian assistance to displaced...

People Forced to Flee Conflict in Tigray Urgently Require Greater Assistance, International Solidarity

https://www.iom.int/news/people-forced-flee-conflict-tigray-urgently-require-greater-assistance-international-solidarity

Addis Ababa – Communities affected and uprooted by the ongoing conflict in Tigray continue to experience devastating levels of suffering.

Addis Ababa – Communities affected and uprooted by the ongoing conflict in Tigray continue to experience devastating levels of suffering.

Nearly 14 Million Internally Displaced Persons, Refugees and Migrants Hit Hard by COVID-19 in East and Horn of Africa, New IOM-WFP Study Finds

https://www.iom.int/news/nearly-14-million-internally-displaced-persons-refugees-and-migrants-hit-hard-covid-19-east-and

Nairobi – Nearly 9 million Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), 4.7 million refugees and asylum-seekers, and hundreds of thousands of migrants in East and Horn of Africa are suffering some of the worst impacts of the COVID-19...

Nairobi – Nearly 9 million Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), 4.7 million refugees and asylum-seekers, and hundreds of thousands of migrants in East and Horn of Africa are suffering some of the worst impacts of the COVID-19...

IOM and the East African Community strengthen partnership through new cooperation agreement on migration

https://ronairobi.iom.int/news/iom-and-east-african-community-strengthen-partnership-through-new-cooperation-agreement

Arusha – IOM, the International Organization for Migration and the East African Community (EAC) have signed a new Memorandum of Understanding to strengthen relations between the two organizations, and work on responses and...

Arusha – IOM, the International Organization for Migration and the East African Community (EAC) have signed a new Memorandum of Understanding to strengthen relations between the two organizations, and work on responses and...

IOM, in collaboration with INVEA, inaugurated Ethiopia’s first forensic document examination laboratory at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport. Photo: IOM/ Kaye Viray.

IOM Inaugurates First Forensic Document Examination Laboratory at Ethiopia’s Largest Airport

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Addis Ababa – The International Organization for Migration (IOM), in collaboration with Ethiopia’s Immigration, Nationality and Vital Events Agency (INVEA), inaugurated INVEA’s first forensic document examination laboratory at...

Addis Ababa – The International Organization for Migration (IOM), in collaboration with Ethiopia’s Immigration, Nationality and Vital Events Agency (INVEA), inaugurated INVEA’s first forensic document examination laboratory at...

Mathare Youth Environmental Conservation Workshop

https://ronairobi.iom.int/news/mathare-youth-environmental-conservation-workshop

A design workshop to generate innovation in the circular economy was held on Tuesday, 25 May at the Nairobi One Stop Centre.

A design workshop to generate innovation in the circular economy was held on Tuesday, 25 May at the Nairobi One Stop Centre.

IOM has assisted over 460,000 Internally Displaced Persons in Northern Ethiopia. Photo: IOM/Kaye Viray

Over 460,000 Internally Displaced Persons assisted by IOM, in Northern Ethiopia, but more help urgently needed

https://ronairobi.iom.int/news/over-460000-internally-displaced-persons-assisted-iom-northern-ethiopia-more-help-urgently

Addis Ababa – IOM, the International Organization for Migration, is assisting over 460,000 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), including vulnerable women and children affected by the conflict in Ethiopia’s...

Addis Ababa – IOM, the International Organization for Migration, is assisting over 460,000 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), including vulnerable women and children affected by the conflict in Ethiopia’s...

A 9.4-kilometer length dike construction in Bor. ©IOM2021/Nabie Loyce

Construction of Dike Brings Hope to Flood-Affected Communities In Bor

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Construction of Dike Brings Hope to Flood-Affected Communities In Bor

Construction of Dike Brings Hope to Flood-Affected Communities In Bor