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IOM ADDRESSES MIGRANT SMUGGLING IN GULF OF ADEN FOR SOMALILAND BORDER AUTHORITIES

The International Organization of Migration (IOM), through its African Capacity Building Centre (ACBC) organized a week-long training (1-5 April 2019) in Moshi, the United Republic of T

Mr. Gerevaz and his family, with IOM and the Tanzanian Red Cross team, stand outside the family’s temporary shelter; their former house is under repair.

IOM EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE BRINGS PHYSICAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL RELIEF TO EARTHQUAKE VICTIMS IN KAGERA REGION

“I was on my way home from my duty the day I saw my house was half collapsed.

IOM TO TRAIN IMMIGRATION AND BORDER OFFICIALS FROM FIVE AFRICAN COUNTRIES

The IOM African Capacity Building Centre (ACBC) yesterday (8 May) launched a new capacity-building project for immigration and border officials from five African countries.

The opening ceremony of the Makere Refugee Processing Centre was attended by government and non-government officials. Photo: Sweetbath Kailembo / IOM 2017
The Makere Refugee Processing Centre in Kasulu District, Tanzania opened on 5 December. Photo: Sweetbath Kailembo / IOM 2017
The Makere Refugee Processing Centre has 23 interview rooms, 5 multi-purpose rooms, a full-fledged migration health clinic, canteen for up to 50 persons, 24 accommodation units and offices. Photo: Sweetbath Kailembo / IOM 2017

REFUGEE PROCESSING CENTRE OPENS IN TANZANIA

IOM, the UN Migration Agency, opened on 5 December the Makere Refugee Processing Centre in Kasulu District, Kigoma Region, Tanzania.

Delegates from Cote d'Ivoire and Niger accompanied by representatives from IOM. Photo: IOM
The delegation visits the One Stop Border Post (OSBP) of Holili–Taveta, the Land Border Point between Tanzania and Kenya. Photo: IOM
The delegation visits the offices of the Tanzanian Immigration Services. Photo: IOM
The delegates visit the offices of IOM Tanzania. Photo: IOM

IVORIAN, NIGERIEN GOVERNMENTS, AFRICAN UNION AND ECONOMIC COMMUNITY OF WEST AFRICAN STATES DELEGATIONS CONDUCT STUDY TOUR TO TANZANIA

A team of Ivorian and Nigerien Government delegations accompanied by IOM colleagues in the two countries carried out a study tour in the United Republic of Tanzania from 4 to 10 Novembe

IOM Chief of Mission Dr. Qasim Sufi giving the opening remarks at the Third Training for Panel Physicians in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Photo: UN Migration Agency (IOM) 2017
Participants at the Third Training for Panel Physicians in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Photo: UN Migration Agency (IOM) 2017
Participants at the Third Training for Panel Physicians in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Photo: UN Migration Agency (IOM) 2017

IOM HOLDS TRAINING IN TANZANIA TO IMPROVE MEDICAL CARE TO REFUGEES SET FOR RESETTLEMENT

IOM, the UN Migration Agency, last week (14-17/11) organized training sessions in Tanzania, for IOM, non-IOM and private panel physicians who conduct physical exams and health assessmen

Trainers issue attendance certificates to participants of IOM’s African Capacity Building Centre (ACBC) in Moshi, Tanzania. Photo: Melissa Tui / IOM 2017
Participants at the training came from several IGAD Member States. Photo: Melissa Tui / IOM 2017

IOM, IGAD ASSIST EAST AFRICAN STATES STRENGTHEN MIGRATION GOVERNANCE, MIGRANTS PROTECTION CAPACITIES

IOM, the UN Migration Agency, with cooperation from the Intergovernmental Authority for Development (IGAD), organized a capacity building training from 18 to 29 September at IOM’s Afric

IOM assisting Burundian refugee families onto buses in Nduta for their return to Burundi. Photo: IOM 2017

UN MIGRATION AGENCY APPEALS FOR OVER USD 3 MILLION TO ASSIST BURUNDIAN REFUGEES RETURN HOME FROM TANZANIA

Approximately 12,000 Burundian refugees in Tanzania have asked the Government of Tanzania and UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency for assistance to get home.

Immigration officers from African member states receive training on security and the detection of fraudulent travel documents. Photo: IOM
Immigration officers from African member states receive training on security and the detection of fraudulent travel documents. Photo: IOM

IOM ACBC STRENGTHENS THE CAPACITY OF IMMIGRATION OFFICERS FROM AFRICAN MEMBER STATES ON SECURITY AND FRAUD DETECTION OF TRAVEL DOCUMENTS

IOM, the UN Migration Agency, in collaboration with the Ministry of Justice and Security Repatriation and Departure Service (RDS) of the Netherlands and the General Directorate of Immig

The 12-month pilot project jointly implemented by IOM, UNDP and UNHCR aims to promote concrete cross-border, human rights-based, and multi-agency approaches to peacebuilding in border areas between Burundi and Tanzania, supported by the UN Peacebuilding Fund. Photo: IOM/Triffin Ntore
The 12-month pilot project jointly implemented by IOM, UNDP and UNHCR aims to promote concrete cross-border, human rights-based, and multi-agency approaches to peacebuilding in border areas between Burundi and Tanzania, supported by the UN Peacebuilding Fund. Photo: IOM/Triffin Ntore

IOM SUPPORTS GOVERNMENTS OF BURUNDI, TANZANIA TO STRENGTHEN HUMANITARIAN BORDER MANAGEMENT

IOM, the UN Migration Agency, is working with the governments of Burundi and the United Republic of Tanzania to strengthen the capacities of border institutions in the two countries to