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  • UN Migration Agency (IOM) Operates the Resettlement of Two Hundred and Fifty-Six Refugees to Germany

    Cairo/Hannover, Germany, 7 December – UN Migration Agency (IOM) Egypt and the Embassy of Germany successfully facilitated the resettlement of 256 refugees of several nationalities such as Syrian, Iraqi, Somali, Eritrean, Iranian, Sudanese and South Sudanese... Topics: Resettlement, Refugees

  • IOM Egypt Opens Migration Health Assessment Centre

    Cairo, 21 March 2017 - IOM Egypt opened its migration health assessment centre (MHAC) on March 16th to provide full health assessments to refugees and migrants migrating from Egypt.

    Topics: Health, MHAC, Resettlement
  • USRAP Holds Focus Group Discussions with Refugees in Egypt

    Cairo, 4 November 2016 - The Resettlement Support Center, Middle East and North Africa (RSC MENA) Processing Site in Cairo, operated in Egypt by IOM, has facilitated three refugee focus group discussions with refugees from different nationalities.... Topics: Cooperation, MENA, Resettlement

  • IOM Egypt Inaugurates Migration Health Assessment Centre

    Cairo, 31 July 2016 - IOM Egypt has inaugurated the first independent migration health assessment centre (MHAC) to provide full health assessments to refugees going through the resettlement process of five main destination countries.

    Topics: Health, MHAC, Resettlement
  • IOM Organizes First Syrian Refugee Flight from Egypt to Canada

    Cairo, 4 February 2016 – IOM, in coordination with UNHCR and the Governments of Canada and Egypt, successfully moved 39 Syrian refugees from Egypt to Toronto, Canada. They were the first of 600 Syrian refugees in Egypt IOM is assisting to make new lives in Canada.

    Topics: Resettlement, Refugees, UNHCR