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Group photo of representatives from Somalia, Djibouti, Ethiopia and Tanzania.

9TH REGIONAL TECHNICAL MEETING DISCUSSES WAYS TO STRENGTHEN MANAGEMENT OF MIXED MIGRATION IN EAST AND HORN OF AFRICA

Friday, September 20, 2019

On 17 and 18 of September 2019, the United Republic of Tanzania, in collaboration with IOM, and with the support of the United States Department of State Bureau for Population, Refugees, and Migration (BPRM), hosted the 9th Regional Technical Meeting (RTM) on Mixed Migration in the East and Horn of Africa region.

Dr. Qasim Sufi, IOM Chief of Mission in Tanzania, where the ACBC is located. Photo: IOM

IOM’S AFRICAN CAPACITY BUILDING CENTRE CELEBRATES 10TH ANNIVERSARY

Friday, September 20, 2019

Geneva – The International Organization for Migration’s African Capacity Building Centre for Migration Management (ACBC) celebrated its 10th Anniversary in Geneva last week (13/09). 

IOM CoM and Co-supervisor of ACBC in Tanzania  addressing Meeting's Participants from African Member States, Donors, and Partners in Geneva, 13 Sep. 2019.

IOM AFRICAN CAPACITY BUILDING CENTER (IOM ACBC) CELEBRATED 10TH ANNIVERSARY AND LAUNCHED PEPMII APP, GENEVA, 13 SEPTEMBER 2019

Saturday, September 14, 2019

Geneva, Switzerland – IOM’s African Capacity Building Centre (IOM ACBC) celebrated its 10th Anniversary in Geneva on Friday September 13th, 2019.

The centre used the occasion to also launch one of its latest products and an important tool in Migration Management especially for Developing Countries, the Passport Examination Procedure Mobile Application (PEPM II App).

IOM making a presentation in the training.

IOM AND UNICEF TRAINED IMMIGRATION AND SOCIAL WELFARE OFFICERS ON ASSISTING AND PROVIDING PROTECTION SERVICES TO VULNERABLE MIGRANTS IN KIGOMA REGION, 27 to 30 AUGUST 2019.

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Kigoma, Tanzania: The United Nations (UN) Migration Agency, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) conducted a four-days training workshop on the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for Vulnerable Migrants and Ethical Border Practices together with Ministries of Home Affairs (Immigration Service Boarder and Control Management) and Hea

CDC Meeting at IOM Dar Es Salaam

THE CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL (CDC) VISITED THE MIGRATION HEALTH ASSESSMENT CENTRE (MHAC) IN MAKERE AND TRANSIT CENTRE (TC) IN KASULU, TANZANIA FROM 20 TO 23 AUGUST 2019

Monday, September 2, 2019

Dr Michelle Weinberg from the Programme Support Unit of the Division of Global Migration and Quarantine (DGMQ) from CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA and Dr Luis Ortega, the Director of CDC Africa Field Programmes visited the IOM Migration Health Assessment Centre (MHAC) facilities in IOM Makere Processing Centre and Kasulu Transit Centre on 20 August and 21nd August 2019 respectively.