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

Monday, April 8, 2019

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 Tanzania, on Security Documents and Fraud Detection for nine immigration officials from Somaliland.

Migrants from the Horn of Africa who had taken the Southern Route prepare to return home from Zambia. Photo: IOM 2018

TANZANIA, ETHIOPIA, KENYA AGREE ON ROADMAP FOR ADDRESSING IRREGULAR MIGRATION

Saturday, April 6, 2019

"Facilitating simplified consular assistance that in turn will enable easier access to irregular migrants in prisons": this is one of the recommendations agreed to at a high-level inter-governmental meeting between the United Republic of Tanzania, the Federal Democratic Republic of Et

ETHIOPIA, KENYA, TANZANIA SEEK SOLUTIONS TO IRREGULAR MIGRATION ON SOUTHERN ROUTE

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Irregular migration from the East and Horn of Africa to southern Africa, presents countries along this route with a new challenge: how to manage these flows while ensuring that the human rights of migrants are respected and protected.  

Guest of Honour Minister of Home Affairs Hon. Kange Lugola (front row, third from left). Photo: IOM

IOM PARTICIPATES IN TRAINING GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS ON COMBATING HUMAN TRAFFICKING

Saturday, March 30, 2019

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has continued its support to the efforts of the Government of the United Republic of Tanzania in addressing the challenges of human trafficking and in responding to the needs and demands of trafficking victims in the country.

Group photo for the dialogue in pemba.

IOM TANZANIA COMMEMORATES INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 2019

Thursday, March 28, 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 (MLEEWC) commemorated International Women’s Day for 2019 on 8th March at Gombani in Pemba, Zanzibar