Bissau – More than 100 representatives from Government, civil society organizations and international humanitarian and development organizations participated in the Diaspora Forum organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs with...
Abuja, Accra – From 29 to 31 January 2020, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) facilitated a study visit for a delegation from the Government of Ghana (GoG) to meet with the Nigerian...
Education and awareness raising: a shared responsibility for IOM and Civil Society Organisations in Ghana
Accra – Out of the 600,000 migrants identified in Libya by IOM’s Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM), over 360,000 come from West and Central Africa, 11% of which are Ghanaians (42,000).
Benin City – Nigeria is synonymous with musical virtuosity and innovation.
Tenkodogo - “I am the slave who slams to save souls.
I am the slave who slams to wipe tears,
the slave who slams to extinguish flames
Dakar – The number of internally displaced people in West and Central Africa has more than doubled in the past three years driven by climate and environmental change, fast-paced urbanization, populati
Kete Krachi/Accra – From 8 to 10 January 2020, the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection (MoGCSP) and its Human Trafficking Secretariat (HTS), in coordination with the International Organization for Migration (IOM),...
Ngala - On 18 January, non-state armed groups stormed a humanitarian facility in Ngala town, some 124 kilometers from Maiduguri, the capital of Borno state.
Conakry – Guinea was one of the hardest hit countries by the Ebola (EVD) outbreak in West Africa in 2014, with 3,358 confirmed cases and more than 2,500 deaths. To prevent future outbreaks and minimiz
Freetown – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) last week distributed solar lanterns to 106 households at the resettlement camp (‘Mile Six’), located 50 kilometres outside Freetown, Sier
Bamako - Migration issues have been the focus of news for years: migrant exploitation, deaths or shipwrecks in the Mediterranean make headlines for news.
Banjul – The Gambia is a small coastal West African country of just over two million people.