Press Release

Emergency in Northern Ethiopia Requires Urgent Humanitarian Intervention and Access

https://www.iom.int/news/emergency-northern-ethiopia-requires-urgent-humanitarian-intervention-and-access

Addis Ababa – Internally displaced populations are in dire need of humanitarian and recovery assistance following the reported cessation of military operations on 28 November, after more than three weeks of combat in the northern...

Addis Ababa – Internally displaced populations are in dire need of humanitarian and recovery assistance following the reported cessation of military operations on 28 November, after more than three weeks of combat in the northern...

Ministers from East and Horn of Africa Pledge to Harmonize Labour Migration Laws to Protect Migrant Workers’ Rights

https://www.iom.int/news/ministers-east-and-horn-africa-pledge-harmonize-labour-migration-laws-protect-migrant-workers

Nairobi—The entirety of humankind’s history begins in East Africa, with early Africans’ outbound migration towards Europe and the Middle East.

Nairobi—The entirety of humankind’s history begins in East Africa, with early Africans’ outbound migration towards Europe and the Middle East.

Young innovators tackling migration challenges in Djibouti join Africa Innovation Week

https://www.iom.int/news/young-innovators-tackling-migration-challenges-djibouti-join-africa-innovation-week

Djibouti— Espace Créatif, a digital training centre that provides entrepreneurial skills to young people affected by migration, has been selected to represent Djibouti this week (9-13 November) at Afr

Djibouti— Espace Créatif, a digital training centre that provides entrepreneurial skills to young people affected by migration, has been selected to represent Djibouti this week (9-13 November) at Afr

COVID-19: IOM Holds UK-funded Cross-border Meetings and Assessments

https://www.iom.int/news/covid-19-iom-holds-uk-funded-cross-border-meetings-and-assessments

Kampala – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has  concluded a series of stakeholder and cross-border meetings aimed at boosting the cross-border response to COVID-19 among lLocal Gover

Kampala – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has  concluded a series of stakeholder and cross-border meetings aimed at boosting the cross-border response to COVID-19 among lLocal Gover

Timely COVID-19 Testing of Mombasa Port Truckers Helps Reinvigorate Economies

https://www.iom.int/news/timely-covid-19-testing-mombasa-port-truckers-helps-reinvigorate-economies

Nairobi – Thousands of truck drivers across Kenya have been tested for COVID-19 by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) since July, as part of a broader effort to reinvigorate regional e

Nairobi – Thousands of truck drivers across Kenya have been tested for COVID-19 by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) since July, as part of a broader effort to reinvigorate regional e

IOM Maternal and Child Health Clinic for Internally Displaced Persons Opens in Somalia

https://www.iom.int/news/iom-maternal-and-child-health-clinic-internally-displaced-persons-opens-somalia

Doolow - A new maternal and child health care clinic for internally displaced expectant and nursing mothers and children has been opened in Doolow, Somalia, by the International Organization for Migra

Doolow - A new maternal and child health care clinic for internally displaced expectant and nursing mothers and children has been opened in Doolow, Somalia, by the International Organization for Migra

Immigration and Border Management Controls Enhanced in Ethiopia by German Government Funding

https://www.iom.int/news/immigration-and-border-management-controls-enhanced-ethiopia-german-government-funding

Addis Ababa – Immigration and border management controls in Ethiopia are being improved to help secure the country’s borders and make migration safer for hundreds of thousands of migrants who pass through the country each year...

Addis Ababa – Immigration and border management controls in Ethiopia are being improved to help secure the country’s borders and make migration safer for hundreds of thousands of migrants who pass through the country each year...

Twelve more African Migrants Dead, Others Missing off Horn of Africa

https://www.iom.int/news/twelve-more-african-migrants-dead-others-missing-horn-africa

Obock - Twelve migrants are dead and others are missing after being thrown off a boat by smugglers off the coast of Djibouti, Horn of Africa.

Obock - Twelve migrants are dead and others are missing after being thrown off a boat by smugglers off the coast of Djibouti, Horn of Africa.

COVID-19 Unaccompanied Child Migrants Reunited with Their Families in Ethiopia, by IOM

https://www.iom.int/news/covid-19-unaccompanied-child-migrants-reunited-their-families-ethiopia-iom

Addis Ababa – The issue of unaccompanied migrant children in Ethiopia has been a challenge for the authorities, and the COVID-19 pandemic has shone a spotlight on just how serious a problem it is.

Addis Ababa – The issue of unaccompanied migrant children in Ethiopia has been a challenge for the authorities, and the COVID-19 pandemic has shone a spotlight on just how serious a problem it is.

IOM, European Union and the Government of Ethiopia Strengthen Partnership to Support Migrants during COVID-19

https://www.iom.int/news/iom-european-union-and-government-ethiopia-strengthen-partnership-support-migrants-during-covid

Addis Ababa - With the European Union’s (EU) revitalized commitment to a single cohesive migration policy as set out in its new Pact on Migration and Asylum, a high-level delegation from the European Union visited Ethiopia for a...

Addis Ababa - With the European Union’s (EU) revitalized commitment to a single cohesive migration policy as set out in its new Pact on Migration and Asylum, a high-level delegation from the European Union visited Ethiopia for a...