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Cross-border communities received information about free movement as part of the FMM project, prior to the COVID-19 pandemic.

ECOWAS, IOM Join Forces to Improve Mobility in Wes...

Abuja – On 24 July, the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) validated five new strategies to guide migration policy in a region where...

Homecoming: 109 Stranded Nigerians Return from Mal...

Lagos – On 28 July, 109 Nigerian migrants returned safely from Mali on a long-awaited charter flight organized by the International Organization for Migration...

Stranded Migrants in The Gambia Receive Emergency...

Banjul – “I came to The Gambia to sell bitter kola. I am a businesswoman; this is what I do,” explained Adaoby Thomas from Nigeria.

The Socio-Economic Impact of COVID-19 on Migrants...

Ghana has an estimated 466,780 international migrants, the majority of whom originate from other ECOWAS states.

Videos

COVID 19 Together Against Stigma

In Guinea, an association of returnees have joined forces raise awareness on COVID-19 preventive measures and combat...

Helping Stranded Guineans Return Home Safely amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Measures taken to stop the spread of COVID-19, such as the closure of borders, have left thousands stranded. In...

Migration, Environment and Climate Change in West and Central Africa

L’Afrique de l’Ouest et du Centre fait face à de nombreux défis, comme la désertification, la raréfaction des...

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