In early January a migrant boat left the northern coast of Somalia bound for Yemen. It carried 106 Ethiopian and Somali migrants who had trekked across large swathes of remote land on foot and by truck to reach the point of embarkation.read more
The International Organization for Migration Special Liaison Office (IOM/SLO) in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia in association with the Government of Ethiopia marked the International Migrants Day on Friday, 18th December.read more
IOM, in close collaboration with Ethiopia’s Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs (MoLSA), is this week organizing a Training of... read more
IOM, in close collaboration with the Government of Ethiopia and with support from the UN and Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), has held two workshops to kick start a Migration Profile exercise and to establish a National... read more
The Government of Ethiopia, in collaboration IOM, helped 224 Ethiopian migrants stranded in Malawi to return home.read more
Key activities of the Mission
International Organization for Migration
The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is a dynamic and growing inter-governmental organization, with 161 member states, and committed to the principle of humane and orderly migration benefits all.
IOM works to ensure the orderly and humane management of migration, to promote international cooperation on migration issues, to assist in the search for practical solutions to migration problems and to provide humanitarian assistance to migrants in need including refugees and internally displaced people.