International Dialogue on Migration - 26-27 March at UNHQ in New York
The IDM is IOM’s principal forum for migration policy dialogue. Founded in 2001 and rooted in IOM’s Constitution and Strategy, the IDM is open to IOM Member and Observer States, as well as international and non-governmental organizations, migrants, and partners from media, academia or the private sector. The IDM provides a space to analyse current and emerging issues in migration governance and to exchange experiences, policy approaches and effective practices.
Second Annual Global Migration Film Festival Concludes as ‘The Journey’ Wins First Prize
The second annual Global Migration Film Festival drew to a close in Geneva last night (18/12) on International Migrants Day. Of the 300 films submitted to the Film Festival, The Journey, directed by the filmmaker Matthew Cassel in collaboration with Field of Vision, was awarded first prize in the professional filmmaker category. Read more
The Missing Migrants Project is a database that provides information on deceased and missing migrants along the migratory routes of the world. This infographic deals in particular with the arrival and death of migrants in the Mediterranean region. #MissingMigrants. Missing Migrants Project | Migration Flows - Europe
IOM Launches MigApp on International Migrants Day
The MigApp is IOM’s institutional tool that leverages current technology and the widespread use of mobile telecommunications to bring a secure, objective and user-friendly downloadable app which serves as a one-stop-shop platform where migrants can access current, reliable and practical information and IOM services. Read more | More on the MigApp here
World Migration Report
This World Migration Report 2018 is the ninth in the series. Since 2000, IOM has been producing world migration reports to contribute to increased understanding of migration throughout the world. This new edition presents key data and information on migration as well as thematic chapters on highly topical migration issues. Read more | Download report
Latest IOM News
Joint AU - EU - UN Taskforce Assists 16,000 People
Brussels – IOM assisted 15,000 migrants to return to their homes from Libya through the voluntary humanitarian returns programme, with the support of the European Union and African Union.
UN Migration Agency Deplores Attack in Nigeria That Has Taken the Lives of Two Colleagues
Geneva - IOM has learned that yesterday (1 March), a large number of heavily armed Boko Haram members attacked the military base in Rann, in Borno State, northeast Nigeria.
Japan to Deepen Assistance to Areas of Return in Iraq: IOM
Iraq – The Government of Japan is supporting IOM with new funds to stabilize conflict-affected communities in Iraq and support the sustainable reintegration of internally displaced persons.