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  • UN Migration Agency (IOM Egypt) and Partners Launch Counter-trafficking Trainings across Egypt

    Cairo, 1 March - The International Organization for Migration (IOM), the National Coordinating Committee on Combatting and Preventing Illegal Migration and Trafficking in Persons (NCCPIM&TIP) and the Office of Prosecutor General (OPG) resumed the organization of capacity... Topics: Counter-Trafficking

  • IOM Egypt Supports the Resettlement of Refugees from Egypt to Germany

    Cairo/Hannover, 15 February 2018 – UN Migration Agency (IOM) Egypt and the Embassy of Germany facilitated the resettlement of 107 refugees, of several nationalities including Syrian, Iraqi, Somali, Eritrean, Iranian, Sudanese and South Sudanese from Egypt to... Topics: Resettlement

  • UN Migration Agency (IOM) Marks the Completion of HAYAT Project for Human Security through Socio-Economic Development in Upper Egypt

    Cairo, 05 February The International Organization for Migration in Egypt (IOM), with the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), the International Labour Organization (ILO), the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment... Topics: Employment, Return, Irregular Migration

  • UN Migration Agency (IOM) Launches “Living Together” Online Campaign for Community Cohesion

    Cairo, 19 January – To promote community cohesion among migrants and the Egyptian communities hosting them, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) partnered with Egyptian Startup Bassita, UNAOC Innovation... Topics: Awareness, Cooperation, Community Cohesion, Diversity, RDPP

  • UN Migration Agency (IOM) and the Enterprise Development Agency (MSMEDA) Sign a Cooperation Agreement

    Cairo, 18 January – the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the Egyptian Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise Development Agency (MSMEDA) signed an agreement this week to implement small-scale local community development projects in selected... Topics: Cooperation, Development, Employment, Expatriates, Irregular Migration