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IOM - UN Migration 1h
“We begged them for help even though we didn’t know their language, and they kept helping us.” Hakim has been stranded in Somalia for over 3 months. The local community is supporting underage migrants like him during these difficult times.
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Federico Soda 5h
Reflecting on the past months in , concern and sadness deepen over the continuous loss of life. A shooting claimed the lives of 30 migrants detained by traffickers. Three migrants were killed after being returned from sea. Such tragedies are unfortunately too frequent.
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António Guterres 21h
As I recently said in my message, there should be no prisoners of conscience in the 21st century. No one should be arrested for having an political opinion.
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IOM - UN Migration 4h
🎉 Happy International ! 🎉 Young people around the world are working to better their communities and building a better future for all. Here's how 👇
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UN Youth Envoy 4h
It's OUR DAY! 🥳🙌 Happy International 2020! Today, let’s celebrate young people’s role in addressing global challenges! l feel the power of youth!!!
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IOM - UN Migration 5h
Over half of international migrants are workers, with many facing vulnerabilities in the workplace. Moises is a former Mozambican migrant mineworker who is helping others claim their employment rights and services available to them.
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IOM - UN Migration 7h
What is the difference between trafficking in persons and smuggling of migrants? explains:
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IOM in West & Central Africa 9h
Returnees continue to be frontline actors in the fight against . In the Gambia🇬🇲, returnees have started to produce soap, which will be distributed in the Gambia-Senegal border communities, where access to hygiene products is limited.
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IOM - UN Migration 10h
It is one of the most profitable crimes in the world. That is why we must end it.
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IOM - UN Migration 23h
How can migration contribute to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals?
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IOM - UN Migration Aug 11
Are we witnessing the end of the age of migration? Read this very timely and insightful paper by here:
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IOM - UN Migration Aug 11
What is the link between migration and employment and how does it impact the Sustainable Development Goals?
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IOM - UN Migration Aug 11
. and are delivering essential aid to 25,000 migrants who have recently returned to Ethiopia due to COVID-19. The returnees are now living in quarantine centres spread across the country:
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IOM Somalia Aug 11
There are around 2.6 million internally displaced people in Somalia living in overcrowded settlements with poor sanitation. is supporting health facilities and points of entry to protect the most vulnerable.
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António Vitorino Aug 11
Nous sommes solidaires de nos collègues ACTED au Niger suite aux meurtres insensés de sept membres de leur personnel et un guide local ce dimanche. Nos pensées vont aux familles et aux autorités du Niger qui répondent à cette tragédie.
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António Vitorino Aug 11
We stand in solidarity with our colleagues from ACTED in Niger after the senseless killings of seven of their staff and a local guide on Sunday. Our thoughts are with their families, and the authorities in Niger who are responding to this tragedy.
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IOM - UN Migration Aug 11
IOM and the Governments of Mongolia and Czechia have assisted 185 Mongolians to return home this week. The group was part of 250 migrants stranded in Europe after borders were closed due to :
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IOM - UN Migration Aug 11
"Before we go out to collect data, we think hard about the design and methodology." Learn how the team design an impact study.
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IOM - UN Migration Aug 11
Migrant workers continue to be on the front lines of our collective response to . Our latest set of guidelines highlights how the private sector can protect their basic rights amid the pandemic:
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IOM - UN Migration Aug 11
The world can’t celebrate 1.8 billion young people in just one day. The invites you to join a month-long tribute to celebrate young people as the leaders of today and tomorrow!
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