Press Release

Togo: IOM Launches an Awareness Raising Campaign on Alternatives to Irregular Migration in Partnership with Local Association LYSD-Milédou

Lome (Togo) - The International Organization for Migration (IOM) in Togo launched on 11 June a two-week  awareness-raising campaign on alternatives to irregular migration.

Mauritania: Medical Experts Share their Experiences under the Temporary Return of Diaspora Programme

Nouakchott – The impact of COVID-19 on global health, economic and industrial facilities, and the need for urgent adaptation arising from this pandemic, call for profound revamps of these facilities, including equipment,...

Group session during the workshop on Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for Return and Reintegration in Sunyani

Migration stakeholders in communities build capacity on Reintegration of Returnees in Ghana

Sunyani, Ghana – From 7 to 11 June 2021, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in coordination with the government of Ghana, organized a 5-day workshop to build the capacity of government and non-government...

Promoting the Best Interests of the child, a Priority for IOM Mauritania in the Context of COVID-19

Nouakchott (Mauritania) – Every year, a significant number of unaccompanied and separated children from the subregion travel to Mauritania to work as domestic servants or study in traditional Koranic schools, called mahadras...