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Death toll from boat capsize off Djibouti coast rises to 42 – IOM

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The death toll from a recent boat capsize off the coast of Djibouti has risen to 42, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said...
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118 illegal migrants deported from Libya

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The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said Thursday that it has sent 118 illegal migrants from Libya to their home country Nigeria this...
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At Least 20 Dead after Smugglers Force Migrants into the Sea Off Djibouti

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At least 20 people have drowned after smugglers threw dozens of migrants overboard early Wednesday morning during their journey from Djibouti to Yemen, the...
A girl stands at the door to her shelter in Ma’rib, the governorate hosting the largest number of displaced people in Yemen. Photo: IOM 2020

Yemen: IOM Solicits for support over Ma’rib crisis

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As the conflict in Yemen enters its seventh year, the crisis remains the largest in the world and continues to put millions of lives...
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340 illegal migrants rescued off Libyan coast – IOM

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The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said Friday that 340 illegal migrants have been rescued off the Libyan coast. "IOM staff are at the disembarkation...
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Over 800 illegal immigrants rescued off Libyan coast in 24 hours – IOM

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The UN-affiliated International Organization for Migration (IOM) said on Friday that more than 800 illegal immigrants had been rescued and returned to Libya in...
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Over 80 illegal immigrants rescued off Libyan coast – IOM

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The International Organization for Migration (IOM) on Friday said that more than 80 illegal immigrants have been rescued off Libyan coast. "Over 80 migrants were...
Immigrants

86 illegal migrants rescued off Libyan coast: IOM

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The International Organization for Migration (IOM) on Thursday said that 86 illegal migrants have been rescued off Libyan coast. "Today 86 migrants, including 7 women...
Immigrants

79 illegal migrants rescued off Libyan coast – IOM

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The International Organization for Migration (IOM) on Sunday said that 79 illegal migrants have been rescued and 8 others went missing off Libyan coast. "IOM...
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Over 11,000 illegal migrants rescued off Libyan coast so far in 2020 — UN

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The International Organization for Migration (IOM), the United Nations migration agency, on Monday said that 11,891 illegal migrants have been rescued and returned to...
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Over 3,000 people die on migratory routes despite COVID-19 related travel restrictions: IOM

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The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said Friday that as of Dec. 17, the IOM had recorded 3,174 deaths on migratory routes worldwide this...
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IOM, UNHCR Saddened at Deaths of Refugees and Migrants in Shipwreck off Venezuela Coast

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Geneva – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) and UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, are deeply distressed by the death or disappearance at sea...
A citizen holds a Venezuelan national flag during the military exercises convened by Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, in Caracas, Venezuela, on March 14, 2015. Venezuelan Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino Lopez inaugurated the ten-day military exercises on Saturday, which he said was launched due to the urgent need to defend the integrity of the nation. (Xinhua/Boris Vergara) (jg)

US$1.44 Billion Needed to Support Refugees and Migrants from Venezuela amid COVID-19

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Since the outbreak of COVID-19, refugees and migrants from Venezuela have become even more vulnerable. Many are at risk of losing social and economic...
A woman sells produce in a market in Madina village, Kismayo, in March 2019. Photo: Rikka Tupaz/IOM

IOM Empowers Women Business Owners in Somalia to Recover from COVID-19 Impact

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The worldwide COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted lives—and economies—across continents, sparing neither high-income countries, nor the low-income ones whose citizens often seek jobs abroad to...
Archival photo of migrant workers in Colombia. Photo: IOM/Rocío Sanz

IOM Launches Global Policy Network to Promote Ethical Recruitment

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The International Organization for Migration (IOM) launched today (3 December 2020) a Global Policy Network to promote ethical recruitment and the protection of migrant...
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IOM rolls out new decongestion strategy in IDPs camps in Nigeria

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The International Organization for Migration(IOM) said it has commenced rolling out a new decongestion strategy that aims to reduce overcrowding in over 55 percent...
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Seventy Four migrants drown off Libyan coast: IOM

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At least 74 migrants drowned following a shipwreck off Libya's western coast Thursday, the latest in a series of tragedies involving at least eight...
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Beirut’s Migrant Workers Persist in the Shadow of the Blast

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The twin explosions in the Port of Beirut on August 4 exacerbated Lebanon’s deepening economic crisis, stranding thousands of destitute migrant workers without work...
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Increased support needed for enhanced Rohingya Response – IOM urges

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The International Organization for Migration (IOM) stands with its UN partners and the international community in calling for renewed support to more than one...
Returnees

Voluntary Return: IOM, Republic of Cyprus assist 84 Migrants

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The International Organization for Migration (IOM) in Cyprus and the Republic of Cyprus, in coordination with IOM Nepal and IOM India, organized the voluntary...
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IOM voluntarily deports 110 illegal Sudanese migrants from Libya

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The International Organization for Migration (IOM) on Sunday said it voluntarily deported 110 illegal Sudanese migrants from Libya to their home country. ...
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Tragic fire outbreak: IOM steps in to rescue over 12,600 migrants and Children

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The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has taken another giant step by mobilising Emergency Assistance and transfer of Children After a tragic fire...
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Over 400 illegal migrants rescued off Libyan coast in past week – IOM

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The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said Tuesday that 408 illegal immigrants were rescued off the Libyan coast over the past week. ...
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Over 27,700 migrant Ethiopians return home since April amid COVID-19 pandemic – IOM

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More than 27,700 Ethiopian migrants have been repatriated home since April this year, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said. Between April 1 and August...
A Child Rescued In The Mediterranean Sea Reaches A Safe Port In Italy Iom File Photo

IOM, UNHCR Call for Urgent Disembarkation of 400 rescued migrants and refugees in Central...

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The International Organization for Migration (IOM) and UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, are calling for the immediate disembarkation of more than 400 rescued migrants...
Rohingya Mother And Child Fleeing Myanmar In Oct Photo Muse Mohammed Iom

Three Years Later, Rohingya Refugee Resiliency Anchors Humanitarian Response and Accountability

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August 25 marks three years since hundreds of thousands of Rohingya men, women, boys and girls sought safety in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, after they...

Libyan Red Crescent retrieves 22 bodies of illegal migrants

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Twenty-two bodies of illegal migrants were retrieved by the Libyan Red Crescent in the coastal city Zwara, chief of mission for the International Organization...
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IOM voluntarily deports 118 illegal immigrants from Libya

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The International Organization for Migration (IOM) on Friday said it voluntarily deported 118 illegal immigrants, including women and children, back to their country from...

31 illegal immigrants rescued off Libyan coast – IOM

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The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said on Monday said that 31 illegal immigrants have been rescued off the Libyan coast. "IOM staff are...

IOM reports 160 illegal immigrants rescued off Libyan coast

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The International Organization for Migration (IOM) on Monday said that 160 illegal immigrants have been rescued off the Libyan coast recently. "IOM staff are at...