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.
Addis Ababa - While the rainy season is a welcome promise of good crop yield for farmers, for many internally displaced persons in Ethiopia it presents a myriad of challenges. And for that reason, the African proverb “It rained...
UN Migration Agency Supports Economic Reintegration of Ethiopian Returnees Under EU-IOM Joint Initiative - 05/17/2018
Addis Ababa – This week, IOM, the UN Migration Agency, provided the first economic reintegration assistance to 29 irregular Ethiopian migrant returnees under the EU-IOM Joint Initiative for Migrant Protection and Reintegration in...
IOM Supports Ethiopia to Integrate Migration into National Development Plans and Policies - 04/20/2018
In a workshop held in Addis Ababa, the...
It has been nine months since 40-year-old Ardom Mohamedabdi was displaced with her family of ten and resettled next to Adadle town in the Somali Region of Ethiopia.