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Participants to the COMMIST 2 workshop, in a group photo
Participants in a world café
Participants in a world café

PARTICIPANTS CALL FOR ROBUST IMPLEMENTATION OF MIGRANT REGISTRATION STRATEGY DOCUMENT AS WORKSHOP CONCLUDES IN DAR ES SALAAM

Dar es Salaam, 4 July – A three-day workshop that validated a revised landmark migrant registration strategy document, which will be used to guide the path towards the status determination of an estimated 500,000 long-term irregular migrants residing in the United Republic of Tanzania, ended toda

Comprehensive Migration Management Strategy Review Workshop, 2-4 July 2019.
Opening remarks by IOM Chief of Mission (CoM) to Tanzania, Dr Qasim Sufi at the COMMIST Review Workshop, 02 July 2019.
Participants of the COMMIST Review Workshop, 2-4 July 2019.

COMPREHENSIVE MIGRATION MANAGEMENT STRATEGY REVIEW WORKSHOP, 2-4 July 2019, DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA

A three-day Review Workshop on Comprehensive Migration Management Strategy (COMMIST) that will last from 2 to 4 July 2019 has started today in Double Tree Hotel, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

IOM Processing Centre in Makere, Kigoma Region, Tanzania.
Briefing of the UN RC Delegation in the Conference Hall.
Briefing by IOM Chief of Mission to United Nations Resident Coordinator and District Commissioner for Kigoma in the IOM Makere Processing Centre Conference Hall.
Welcome remarks by the Kigoma District Commissioner to the UN RC in the IOM Makere Processing Centre.
Touring various units of Makere Processing Centre by the UN RC and Government Delegation.
Briefing to the UN RC and Delegation on the Operation Component of Resettlement of Refugees Process by IOM Operation Officer.
Briefing of UN RC and Delegation on Medical Component of the Resettlement Programme by IOM Migration Health Doctor.
Briefing of the UN RC and Delegation on Cultural Orientation Component of the Resettlement Programme by IOM Operation Officer.
IOM CoM thanking the UN RC for his visit to the IOM Makere Processing Centre.
Processed Refugee at Kasulu Airstrip departing to Dar es Salaam by IOM Chartered Plane for their Resettlement into the USA
Loading luggage of Processed Refugees going for Resettlement into USA in the IOM Chartered Plane at Kasulu Airstrip.
IOM Chartered Plane at Kasulu Airstrip for the transportation of Processed Refugees from Kasulu to Dar es Salaam for Proceeding to the USA through International Flights to the USA under the Resettlement Programme.
Group photo of the UN RC Delegation in IOM Makere Processing Centre.

UNITED NATIONS RESIDENT COORDINATOR IN TANZANIA, MR ALVARO RODRIGUEZ VISITS IOM MAKERE PROCESSING CENTRE

The United Nations (UN) Resident Coordinator in United Republic of Tanzania, Mr Alvaro Rodriguez on his visit of the United Nations Kigoma Joint Programme (KJP) in Kigoma Region, visited the IOM Makere Processing Centre, today 19 June 2019.

Participants of the training course on travel document security and fraud detection facilitated by IOM pose for a group photograph. Photo: IOM 2017

UN MIGRATION AGENCY, ICAO COOPERATION ENHANCES EFFECTIVE BORDER MANAGEMENT THROUGH AFRICAN CAPACITY BUILDING

The UN Migration Agency (IOM)'s African Capacity Building Centre (ACBC) i

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

Group photo for the dialogue in pemba.
Programe Officer IOM, Ms Enna Lutengano in her opening speech during the national dialogue in pemba.

IOM TANZANIA COMMEMORATES INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 2019

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) in collaboration with the Revolutionary Government of Zanzibar through its Ministry of Labour, Empowerment, Elders, Women and Children

COMPARATIVE STUDY ON THE FREE MOVEMENT OF WORKERS IN SELECT EAST AFRICAN COMMUNITY COUNTRIES: BURUNDI, KENYA, RWANDA AND THE UNITED REPUBLIC OF TANZANIA

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) – the UN Migration Agency – launched the “Comparative Study on Free Movement of Workers in East African Community Countries: Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda and United Republic of Tanzania.”

IOM Chief of Mission in Tanzania, Dr Qasim Sufi presents a certificate to one of the training participants.
Mr Hans Christiaan Faber, Deputy Director - Ministry of Justice and Security, Repatriation and Departure Service of the Netherlands

IOM BOOSTS CAPACITY OF TANZANIAN IMMIGRATION OFFICIALS TO TRAIN COLLEAGUES

IOM’s African Capacity Building Centre (IOM ACBC) in coordination with the Tanzania Regional Immigration Training Academy (TRITA), conducted a two-week training on curriculum developmen

From left: Tanzania’s Commissioner for Passport and Citizenship, Mr. Gerald Kihinga and IOM Chief of Mission in Tanzania, Dr. Qasim Sufi. Photo: IOM
The 17 migrants just before their departure for Ethiopia. Photo: IOM
One of the migrants as the group boards the plane for home. Photo: IOM

IOM HELPS SOMALI MIGRANTS RETURN HOME FROM TANZANIA

On Wednesday (03/10) IOM, the UN Migration Agency, assisted 17 Somali migrants in returning voluntarily from Tanzania, where they had been detained as they embarked on an unsuccessful j