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  • 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 Award 2nd place winner... Topics: Community Cohesion

  • UN Migration Agency (IOM) Celebrates International Migrants Day 2017

    Cairo, 16 December – To honour the over 1 billion migrants around the world, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) held a community event on Saturday to mark the International Migrants Day 2017.

    Topics: Community Cohesion, Civil Society, International Migrants Day
  • UN Migration Agency (IOM) Holds Community Cohesion Days at Tadamon Community Centre with the Participation of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)

    Cairo, 07-09 November – IOM organized two community cohesion days, with the participation of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and Tadamon, to respond to the immediate health and nutrition needs of both migrant and Egyptian communities.

    Topics: Awareness, Community Cohesion, Health
  • Together We RUN!: UN Migration Agency (IOM) and other UN Agencies Partner with Cairo Runners to Host a RUN to Commemorate World Food Day 2017

    Cairo, 27 October – IOM joined the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the UNHCR, UNICEF and the World Food Program (WFP) to mark the occasion of World Food Day 2017 with a RUN organized by the renowned group Cairo Runners, on October 27.

    Topics: Community Cohesion, RDPP, Sport
  • UN Migration Agency (IOM) Holds Information Session with Potential Partners on Call for Proposals for Community Cohesion and Access to Basic Services Initiatives

    Cairo, 28 September 2017- IOM held an information session for civil society and private sector agencies on a call for proposals to support the implementation of small-scale projects for improving access to services and livelihood opportunities and  community cohesion.

    Topics: Community Cohesion, Livelihood Opportunities, RDPP
  • UN Migration Agency (IOM), NCCM and NCCPIM&TIP Launch Community Outreach Initiative to Complement the National Awareness Raising Campaign on the Dangers of Irregular Migration

    Cairo, 17 September 2017 - IOM, the National Council for Childhood and Motherhood (NCCM) and the National Coordinating Committee on Combatting and Preventing Illegal Migration and Trafficking in Persons (NCCPIM&TIP) launched a community outreach initiative.

    Topics: Awareness, Community Cohesion, Irregular Migration
  • The UN Migration Agency (IOM) and UNHCR mark the International Youth Day 2017

    Cairo, 17 August 2017 - On occasion of the International Youth Day 2017, IOM in cooperation with the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) organized a 3-day workshop on community cohesion between migrants and the Egyptian communities hosting them.  

    Topics: Community Cohesion, UNHCR, Youth
  • IOM, Tadamon Host Ramadan Iftar for Migrant Community Leaders

    Cairo, 18 June, 2017 – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) organized an Iftar event on Sunday 19 June for migrant community leaders to strengthen relationships with the migrant communities in Egypt

    The event highlights... Topics: Bosla, Civil Society, Community Cohesion

  • IOM Egypt, UN, Egyptian Foreign Ministry, Francophone Embassies Celebrate International Sport Day

    Cairo, 24 April 2017 – To mark both the International Day of Sport for Peace and Development and the International Francophonie Day, a celebration was held in Cairo that included a football match between the UN family and Francophone embassies in Egypt.

    Topics: Community Cohesion, SDGs, Sport
  • IOM Egypt Holds a Technical Roundtable to Determine Migrants and Host Community’s Needs

    Cairo, 16 January 2017 – Within the framework of the EU-funded “Regional Development and Protection Programme in North Africa - RDPP”, IOM Egypt organized a roundtable to determine migrants’ priority needs as well as Egyptian communities hosting them.

    Topics: Community Cohesion, Livelihood Opportunities, RDPP