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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19 Jun 2018 description

New York – IOM, the UN Migration Agency, is co-hosting two side events at the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) Humanitarian Segment (HAS) today (19/06) taking place at the UN Headquarters, New York. The first event will focus on the prevention of sexual abuse, exploitation (PSEA) and harassment and the second on addressing complex internal displacement crises.

19 Jun 2018 description

London – The similarities and shared values of Syrian refugee and British children were on display at a special workshop organized as part of IOM, the UN Migration Agency’s participation in the 20th Anniversary Refugee Week in London on Sunday (17/06).

Dozens of British and Syrian children explored the question “What makes me, me?” and tried to unpack what is important to them at the IOM-facilitated Building Tomorrow Together workshop – designed to promote understanding and integration for Syrian and British youth.

19 Jun 2018 description

Juba – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) and Africa Development Aid delivered much-needed shelter and household items to more than 10,200 returnees, internally displaced persons and the communities hosting them in Tonga, an isolated area of South Sudan’s Upper Nile region, last week.

The distribution followed an assessment conducted in May, which found that thousands were in need, with many households recently returning to Tonga after fleeing violence between Government and opposition forces in April 2017.

19 Jun 2018 description

Geneva – Today (19/06), IOM, the UN Migration Agency, has launched a second release of its mobile application – MigApp – in French, Spanish and Arabic.

IOM’s MigApp gives migrants easy access to migration-related information and select IOM services. MigApp also helps migrants make informed decisions and allows IOM to reach a broader range of migrants by leveraging the latest mobile technology.

19 Jun 2018 description

Geneva – IOM, the UN Migration Agency, reports that 40,073 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea through the first 24 weeks of 2018.

That total compares to 80,683 at this time last year, and over 215,000 at this time in 2016.

Maps & Infographics

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Jobs

48 entries found
20 Jun 2018 description
job Closing date: 21 Jun 2018 International Organization for Migration

Position Title : Operations Officer (5 Positions)

Duty Station : MultipleDutyStations(Central&WestAfrica)

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 : 21 June 2018

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

20 Jun 2018 description
job Closing date: 01 Jul 2018 International Organization for Migration

Position Title : Grants Officer (Community Stabilization)

Duty Station : Tripoli, Libya

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 : 01 July 2018

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

20 Jun 2018 description
job Closing date: 01 Jul 2018 International Organization for Migration

Position Title : Programme Officer (IBM LHD Policy)

Duty Station : Lusaka, Zambia

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 : 01 July 2018

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

20 Jun 2018 description
job Closing date: 26 Jun 2018 International Organization for Migration

Position Title : Logistics Officer (Mechanical)

Duty Station : Malakal, South Sudan

Classification : Professional Staff, Grade P1

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

Estimated Start Date : As soon as possible

Closing Date : 26 June 2018

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

20 Jun 2018 description
job Closing date: 26 Jun 2018 International Organization for Migration

Position Title : Community Stabilization Officer

Duty Station : Tripoli, Libya

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 : 26 June 2018

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

Training

2 entries found
07 Jun 2018 description
training Registration deadline: 21 Jun 2018 Training date: 22 Jun 2018 International Organization for Migration, Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs

www.design4humanity.com

The Design for Humanity Summit, hosted by the Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs and the UN Migration Agency, will explore the intersection of design and humanitarian action for dignified crisis response.

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.