Professor Gibril Faal, Director of GK Partners & Founding Director of ADEPT, Visiting Professor in Practice, London School of Economics reflects on diaspora’s role in development.
Diasporas are recognized as important first responders to humanitarian crisis. Mabrur Ahmed, Founder of Restless Beings in the UK reflects on the crucial role of Rohingya community in responding to Rohingya crisis.
Together United Not Fragmented
This film was made by youth from Jordan, Syria, Iraq, Eritrea and Somalia during a Participatory Video workshop organized by the Global Migration Film Festival and IOM Jordan that happened in Amman in October 2017.
Transforming Negative into Positive
This Participatory Video debuted at the Juba Global Migration Film Festival this week. It was entirely directed, filmed and performed by youth at the protection of civilians (PoC) site in Malakal this October.
World Migration Report - Martin Ruhs
Martin Ruhs, Associate Professor of Political Economy, Oxford University, United Kingdom. Presentation of the World Migration Report 2018 at the IOM Council in Geneva.
World Migration Report - William Lacy Swing
Presentation of the World Migration Report 2018 at the IOM Council in Geneva.
World Migration Report - Marie McAuliffe
Marie McAuliffe, Head, Migration Policy Research Division. Presentation of the World Migration Report 2018 at the IOM Council in Geneva.
World Migration Report - Maurizio Serra
Maurizio Enrico Luigi Serra, Permanent Representative of the Government of Italy to the United Nations. Presentation of the World Migration Report 2018 at the IOM Council in Geneva.
World Migration Report - Benedict Lukwiya
Ambassador Ben Lukwiya. Deputy Permanent Representative/Deputy Head of Mission. Presentation of the World Migration Report 2018 at the IOM Council in Geneva.
Medical Diaspora Engagement in Sierra Leone
IOM contributes to strengthen Sierra Leonean National Health Care Capacity with Sierra Leonean diaspora medical experts with Japanese government funding.
EU supports Kampala slum dwellers improve livelihoods and skills
With funding from the European Union Emergency Trust Fund (EUTF) for Africa, the European Union (EU) Delegation to Uganda, working with the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) is implementing a project in Kampala slum areas to fight radicalisation and create employment opportunities for slum dwellers.
Ena's Journey to Portugal
"Being the only one wearing a hijab, I felt like a superstar walking in the street, people were stopping their cars to look at me! We are lucky to be relocated to Portugal". Enas left Syria with her family to escape the war. Thanks to the EU Relocation programme she now lives in Portugal. This is her story.