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  • IOM Launches Guide to Harness Migration’s Positive Contribution to Sustainable Development

    Geneva – IOM, the UN Migration Agency, has released a new guide for government actors involved in implementing the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as they relate to migration. Migration and the 2030 Agenda: A Guide for Practitioners, published on 09 October... Topics: Development

  • تدريب ممثلي الوزارات المصرية على الهجرة والتنمية من قبل وزارة الدولة للهجرة وشئون المصريين بالخارج والمنظمة الدولية للهجرة

    تدريب ممثلي الوزارات المصرية على الهجرة والتنمية من قبل وزارة الدولة للهجرة وشئون المصريين بالخارج والمنظمة الدولية للهجرة

    Topics: Capacity Buildling, Development, MoSEEA
  • UN Migration Agency (IOM) Supports Launch of Cooperation on Expatriate Engagement between Ministry of State for Emigration and Egyptian Expatriate Affairs (MoSEEA) and Embassy of Mexico in Egypt

    Cairo, 19-23 November - Under the cooperation between the governments of Egypt and Mexico, MoSEEA and the Embassy of Mexico in Cairo implemented the first activity which envisages collaboration on knowledge exchange and technical support on expatriate engagement.]

    Topics: Capacity-Building, Cooperation, Development, Expatriates, MoSEEA
  • UN Migration Agency (IOM) and the Ministry of State for Emigration and Egyptian Expatriates’ Affairs (MoSEEA) train Egyptian Officials on Migration and Development

    تدريب ممثلي الوزارات المصرية على الهجرة والتنمية من قبل وزارة الدولة للهجرة وشئون المصريين بالخارج والمنظمة الدولية للهجرة

    Topics: Capacity Buildling, Development, MoSEEA
  • Egyptian Governor of Al-Beheira Attends Mayoral Forum on Migration in Berlin

    Cairo, 1 July 2017 - Ms. Nadia Abdu, Governor of Al-Beheira Governorate, attended the Fourth Annual Mayoral Forum on Human Mobility, Migration and Development, which took place in Berlin on 26-27 June 2017.

    The appointment of Ms.... Topics: Cooperation, Development, Youth

  • Egypt Workshop Focuses on Harnessing Migration for Development

    Cairo, 21 February 2017 - The Egyptian Ministry for Immigration and Egyptian Expatriate Affairs and IOM have hosted Egypt’s first international partners’ round table on harnessing the development impact of migration.

    Topics: Cooperation, Development, SDGs
  • Egyptian Minister of Emigration Meets with IOM Chief of Staff

    Cairo, 3 August 2016 - H.E. Nabila Makram Abdel Shahid, Egyptian Minister of State for Emigration and Egyptian Expatriates’ Affairs (MoSEEA) met with Mr Ovais Sarmad, IOM Chief of Staff in Cairo during his visit to present at the Arab League.

    Topics: Cooperation, Development, MoSEEA
  • Promoting Sustainable Development and Peace through Sports

    Cairo, 27 May 2016 -  Egyptian top athletes pledged to promote world peace and advance the new and universal Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) during a sports event at the Gezira Youth Centre in Cairo on Friday, June 3rd.

    Topics: Development, SDGs, Sport
  • IOM, MoFA organize an Event to Celebrate the International Migrants Day

    Cairo, 17 December 2015 – IOM in partnership with the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has organized an event titled “The Role of migration for sustainable development” to celebrate the International Migrants Day.

    Topics: Cooperation, Development, International Migrants Day
  • IOM, MoFA Organize a Training on International Migration and Development

    Cairo, 10 - 11 December, 2015 – IOM has supported the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA), to organize a two-day training to governmental officials on International Migration and Development (IMD) in Ain Sokhna, Suez, Egypt.

    Topics: Capacity Building, Cooperation, Development