I Was Kidnapped by Boko Haram
The Story of A Young Refugee in NigerEnter
A World on the Move
65 years ago, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) rose from the ashes of World War Two. The first incarnation of IOM was created to resettle refugees during this post-war period. Learn more.
Afghanistan - Walking into the narrow, cramped courtyard of Shamsur Rahman’s home in Jalalabad city, it is difficult to imagine that his family of ten can live there.
Contemporary patterns and processes of forced displacement do not easily lend themselves to resolution through the three classic durable solutions of return, local integration or resettlement (or relocation for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs)).
Since early 2015, Boko Haram-related violence and military action have resulted in significant displacement in the Lack Chad Basin as Chadian citizens and Nigerian refugees seek safety.