IOM
International Organization based in Switzerland

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) was established in 1951. IOM is the principal intergovernmental organization dealing with migration issues and the only global migration agency dealing with all aspects of migration.

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10,066 entries found
26 Sep 2017 description

Geneva – IOM, the UN Migration Agency, reports that 134,549 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea in 2017 through 24 September, with over 75 per cent arriving in Italy and the remainder divided between Greece, Cyprus and Spain. This compares with 302,175 arrivals across the region through the same period last year.

IOM Rome’s Flavio di Giacomo reported on Thursday, 21 September that, according to official figures of the Italian Ministry of Interior, 103,318 migrants arrived by sea to Italy this year, or some 21.5 per cent fewer than last year in the same period.

26 Sep 2017 description

Highlights

  • An estimated 436,000 Rohingyas have crossed the border into Bangladesh since 25 August 2017. IOM’s 5th Needs and Population Monitoring (NPM) report focused on Rohingyas in Cox’s Bazar has been published, detailing the needs of the affected population.

  • Since the current influx began, IOM distributed 32,000 tarpaulins, installed 322 emergency latrines, trucked 138,000 litres of water, and provided healthcare services to over 22,000 patients.

25 Sep 2017 description

NEEDS ANALYSIS

• Hostilities has spread in many locations of Greater Equatoria particularly in Yei, Kajo-Keji, Kapoeta North, Rumbek, Morobo, Mundri West and Maridi County forcing thousands of people to leave their homes and seek protection and humanitarian assistance in neighbouring counties and some are even crossing border to Uganda.

25 Sep 2017 description

Juba Gumbo Park

  • Significant decrease (23%) in people transiting through Juba Gumbo Park respect to the previous week (1083 individuals compared to 1401). The overwhelming majority of people moving are youths between 5 and 17 years old (509 ind. - 47%).

  • Majority of people are moving from Juba (701 individuals - 65% of the total) and they are manly going to Uganda (547 ind. to Refugee Camps and 107 to Kampala). Mainly reasons for Movements are “Shortage of Food” (354 ind. – 50%) and “Insecurity” (142 ind. – 20%).

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Jobs

31 entries found
26 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 05 Oct 2017 International Organization for Migration

SPECIAL VACANCY NOTICE

Open to Internal and External Candidates.

Position Title : National Project officer- PRD

SVN/IOMSO/096/2017

Vacancy No : SVN/IOMSO/098/2017

Duty Station: Hargeisa, Somalia

Classification: National Officer (NO/A)

Type of Appointment: Six (6) months Special Short term, with possibility of extension

Organizational unit: Preparedness and Response Division (PRD)

25 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 08 Oct 2017 International Organization for Migration

Position Title : Project Development and Reporting Officer

Duty Station : Cairo, Egypt

Classification : Professional Staff, Grade P2

Type of Appointment : Special short-term graded, Six months with possibility of extension

Estimated Start Date : As soon as possible

Closing Date : 08 October 2017

Established in 1951, IOM is a Related Organization of the United Nations, and as the leading

25 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 01 Oct 2017 International Organization for Migration

Soutien à la libre circulation et migration en Afrique de l'Ouest :Service de consultance pour l'élaboration du profil migratoire national du Sénégal et l'animation d'un atelier sur les données migratoires.**

Agence : Organisation internationale pour les migrations (OIM)

Lieu de travail : À domicile

Titre du poste : Consultant

Durée : 40 jours ouvrables (sur une période de 3 mois)

Date de début prévue : 1er Octobre 2017

  1. Informations de base :

22 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 09 Oct 2017 International Organization for Migration

Position: Consultant - Expert en Migration et Développement

Lieu d’affectation: Belgique

Classification : Consultant(e)

Durée du contrat : Six semaines

  1. Contexte

Les bureaux de l’Organisation Internationale pour les Migrations en Belgique et en Guinée ont lancé le projet « Promouvoir l’engagement socio-économique national de la diaspora Guinéenne de Belgique » avec l’appui financier de la Direction Générale de la Coopération Belge au Développement (DGD).

22 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 05 Oct 2017 International Organization for Migration

Position Title : Project Officer (Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM))

Duty Station : Sana'a, Yemen

Classification : Professional Staff, Grade P3

Type of Appointment : Fixed term, one year with possibility of extension

Estimated Start Date : As soon as possible

Closing Date : 05 October 2017

Established in 1951, IOM is a Related Organization of the United Nations, and as the leading

Training

1 entries found
02 Jul 2015 description

El Gobierno colombiano, a través de la Oficina del Alto Comisionado de Paz (OACP), puso en marcha el curso virtual Entérese sobre el Proceso de Paz, el cual tiene como objetivo acercar la información de lo que sucede en las conversaciones de paz que actualmente se desarrollan con la guerrilla de las Farc en La Habana. El curso está dirigido a la ciudadanía en general, tanto colombianos como extranjeros.