News on Migration at the UN

New Approaches Needed to Combat Human Trafficking from Conflict Areas

New York — With international attention focused on ongoing conflicts and the mass displacement they cause, the international community is...

IOM at UN: Renewed Focus on Fighting Human Trafficking

The 72nd session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) opened on 19 September in New York. It marked the first General Assembly presided by Antonio Guterres, the new UN Secretary General (SG), and it...

2017 PLURAL+ Award Winners Announced at UN HQ

New York – On Thursday (09/11) the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) celebrated young filmmakers from around...

PLURAL+ 2017 Award Winners to be Honoured at the United Nations in New York

New York – On 9 November, young film makers from around the world will be honoured at the 2017 PLURAL+ Youth Video Festival and Awards. The ceremony will be hosted at the United...

UN Agencies Vow to Tackle Migration Challenge through Improved Food Security and Rural Development

New York – IOM, the UN Migration Agency, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), the World...

UN Migration Agency's International Dialogue on Migration Sets Stage for Global Compact on Migration Consultations

The International Organization for Migration’s (IOM) first International Dialogue on Migration (IDM) at the United Nations (UN) Headquarters in New York...

2017 PLURAL+ Youth Video Festival on Migration, Diversity and Social Inclusion: Call for Entries

The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and IOM are again inviting young filmmakers from around the world to submit original and creative videos...

Photo Show by International Organization for Migration, TOGETHER Initiative Aimed at Drawing Attention to Vulnerabilities of Crisis-affected Migrants

UNITED NATIONS, New York, 16 January — The International Organization for Migration (IOM) and UN'sTOGETHER initiative launched a photo exhibition at Headquarters today with the aim of drawing...