Latest IOM News

Despite Ontario workers’ compensation reforms, migrant workers are still being left behind
Takeaways from the Third Global Consultation on the Health of Refugees and Migrants
HAITI: 600 children daily dodging gunfire as they flee Haitian capital in month of violence
Statement following the Thirty-eighth Meeting of the IHR Emergency Committee for Polio
Women with obesity do not need to gain weight during pregnancy
Statement following the Thirty-seventh Meeting of the IHR Emergency Committee for Polio
Rabat Declaration adopted to improve refugee and migrant health
Horn of Africa: “The region is facing an unprecedented disaster”
Stop deporting Haitians on the move in Americas, UN Committee warns
After 5 years, Brazil relocation strategy benefits over 100,000 Venezuelans
AU, EU and UN push for urgent action to address the pressing needs of migrants and refugees in Libya
Venezuelan refugees, migrants, and their hosts need help to chart a brighter future
UNHCR, IOM welcome Spain’s expedited resettlement of Syrian refugees from Türkiye in earthquake aftermath
International travel recovers in 2022: Australia
UNHCR teams support emergency response efforts for earthquake survivors in Türkiye and deliver aid in Syria
UNHCR calls for support, solidarity amid rise in risky Andaman Sea crossings
UNHCR, IOM and partners appeal for US$1.72 billion for refugees and migrants from Venezuela
UNHCR and IOM appeal for urgent disembarkation of all stranded refugees and migrants in central Mediterranean
Rural areas bear brunt of migration pressure
Three quarters of refugees and migrants from Venezuela struggle to access basic services
Refugee and migrant health at centre of discussions during 77th UN General Assembly
To support trafficking victims, UNHCR urges more protection services in Africa
Presenting UNDESA-UNITAR’s analytical paper at Multi-Sector Policy Dialogue between Government of Seychelles and UNCT
First UNHCR repatriation convoy since 2020 leaves Angola for DR Congo
IOM, UNHCR and UNICEF urge European States to end child detention
IOM, UNHCR Call for Vigorous Investigation After Dozens Die in Abandoned Trailer in Texas
UNHCR and IOM deplore loss of life at Nador-Melilla crossing
Taking forward UN Secretary-General’s Action Agenda on Internal Displacement
UN humanitarian leaders call for renewal of cross-border aid authorization to northwest Syria
UNHCR and IOM welcome Ecuador’s move to regularize Venezuelan refugees and migrants
UNHCR, IOM: Shipwreck tragedy off Lebanese coast underscores need for continuing support to Lebanon
Collecting data and analysis on how war in Ukraine is impacting women and girls
In Moldova, UN Women Executive Director commits to advancing empowerment and resilience of Moldovan and refugee women
Apple launches $50 million Supplier Employee Development Fund
Number of Venezuelans crossing Darien Gap soars
Pastoralism: Supporting livelihoods, building peace
Act Now to Save Lives and Prevent Migrants From Going Missing
IOM and UNHCR Call for more International Support to Niger after Joint Visit
UNHCR and IOM Condemn Deadly Attack on Displacement Site in DR Congo
Amid rising needs, partners seek US$1.79bn for Venezuelan refugees and migrants
IOM, UNHCR provide emergency aid to asylum-seekers and migrants at Belarus-Poland border
COP26 – Direct linkages between climate change, health and migration must be tackled urgently – IOM, WHO, Lancet Migration
UNHCR and IOM Call for immediate de-escalation at Belarus
An appeal to G20 leaders to make vaccines accessible to people on move
UN agencies call for protection measures and comprehensive regional approach for Haitians on move