Nigeria

geofield: 
POLYGON ((8.500288 4.771983, 7.462108 4.412108, 7.082596 4.464689, 6.698072 4.240594, 5.898173 4.262453, 5.362805 4.887971, 5.033574 5.611802, 4.325607 6.270651, 3.57418 6.2583, 2.691702 6.258817, 2.749063 7.870734, 2.723793 8.506845, 2.912308 9.137608, 3.220352 9.444153, 3.705438 10.06321, 3.60007 10.332186, 3.797112 10.734746, 3.572216 11.327939, 3.61118 11.660167, 3.680634 12.552903, 3.967283 12.956109, 4.107946 13.531216, 4.368344 13.747482, 5.443058 13.865924, 6.445426 13.492768, 6.820442 13.115091, 7.330747 13.098038, 7.804671 13.343527, 9.014933 12.826659, 9.524928 12.851102, 10.114814 13.277252, 10.701032 13.246918, 10.989593 13.387323, 11.527803 13.32898, 12.302071 13.037189, 13.083987 13.596147, 13.318702 13.556356, 13.995353 12.461565, 14.181336 12.483657, 14.577178 12.085361, 14.468192 11.904752, 14.415379 11.572369, 13.57295 10.798566, 13.308676 10.160362, 13.1676 9.640626, 12.955468 9.417772, 12.753672 8.717763, 12.218872 8.305824, 12.063946 7.799808, 11.839309 7.397042, 11.745774 6.981383, 11.058788 6.644427, 10.497375 7.055358, 10.118277 7.03877, 9.522706 6.453482, 9.233163 6.444491, 8.757533 5.479666, 8.500288 4.771983))

IOM Launches New Stability Index in the Lake Chad Basin

Dakar, Senegal – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has recently launched the Stability Index, which offers a simple, comparable, and robust measurement of the stability of living conditions in localities in the Lake Chad Basin (LCB) affected by displacement. The Index supports government authorities, IOM and other UN agencies to better inform humanitarian assistance, implement programmes to enable the recovery of populations affected by humanitarian crises and enact policies to secure lasting development.

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First MA degree in Psychosocial Counselling and Conflict Transformation Launched In North-East Nigeria

 

Maiduguri – In line with the International Organization for Migration (IOM)’s global strategy on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MHPSS) IOM Nigeria launched today (14/09) the first Professional Masters’ Degree Programme in Psychosocial Counselling and Conflict Transformation in partnership with the Centre for Peace, Diplomatic and Development Studies, University of Maiduguri.

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Launched: New Facility to Promote Wellbeing and Protection of Conflict-Affected Women and Girls in North-East Nigeria

 

Yola, Nigeria – A Multi-Purpose Community Hall (MPCH) built by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) was commissioned last week (20.05) by Rt. Hon Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri, the Executive Governor of Adamawa State. The facility was constructed with funding from the Republic of Korea under a new project aimed at preventing gender-based violence (GBV).

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Nigeria's Frontline Responders Receive Essential Equipment to Ensure Safe and Healthy Borders

Abuja – Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, movement restrictions in Nigeria significantly have reduced local and international air travel. But with the easing of those restrictions, and as cross-border activities in the country increase, so does the risk of disease transmission at the country’s points of entry (PoEs).

To prevent the spread of COVID-19, Nigerian authorities, UN agencies, and international partners are joining forces to strengthen the capacity at land, sea, and air borders.

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