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  • IOM screens Surprising Europe at Addis Ababa University

    IOM screens Surprising Europe at Addis Ababa University

    The International Organization for Migration Special Liaison Office (IOM SLO) in Ethiopia screened the Surprising Europe III selected documentaries to Addis Ababa University students on 26 February, 2015.

  •  Validation Workshop on Ethiopian National Plan of Action to Combat Trafficking in Persons

    IOM and MoLSA Organize Validation Workshop on Ethiopian National Plan of Action to Combat Trafficking in Persons

    Aiming to respond to the challenges of Trafficking in Person, the International Organization for Migration in Ethiopia (IOM SLO Ethiopia) and the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs (MoLSA) have organized a two day validation workshop of the Ethiopian National Plan of Action (ENPA) on 10 to 11

  • IOM Signs New Cooperation Agreement with Ethiopia

    IOM signed a new cooperation agreement with Ethiopia to work together on migration issues with a view to promoting economic and social development. The agreement, which was signed in Addis Ababa by IOM Director General William Lacy Swing and Ethiopian State Minister for Foreign Affairs Dewano Kedir, follows an earlier 1996 agreement to implement IOM’s Return of Qualified African Nationals (RQAN) project. RQAN was designed to reverse the impact of brain drain in developing African countries like Ethiopia.

  • IOM Ethiopia Moves Eritrean Refugees to Safety

    IOM has started to provide transport for Eritrean refugees registered at Ethiopia’s Endabaguna screening center to camps provided by the country’s Administration for Refugee and Returnee Affairs (ARRA) and UNHCR in Tigray region.

  • IOM marks International Migrants Day

    The International Organization for Migration Special Liaison Office (IOM/SLO) is celebrating this year’s International Migrants Day with the theme “Saving Migrants’ Lives” on 18 December. In Addis Ababa, IOM is celebrating the event with a series of events starting from 9th to 18th December.