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  • 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
  • IOM Strengthens Capacities to Identify Victims of Trafficking in Egypt

    Cairo, 23 May 2017 - IOM Egypt organized a three-day training on 16-18 May 2017 in Cairo for health practitioners on the identification and referral of victims of trafficking and vulnerable migrants.

    Topics: Capacity Building, Counter-Trafficking, Health
  • IOM Egypt Marks World Health Day with Awareness-raising Sessions on Depression

    Cairo, 20 April 2017 - IOM Egypt organized a series of awareness raising sessions on depression from 9–20 April to mark World Health Day (7 April), which this year, had the theme: Depression: let’s talk.

    ... Topics: Awareness, Depression, Health
  • Migrants Receive Tailored Services for International Women’s Day

    Cairo, 27 March 2017 - In celebration of International Women’s Day, IOM Egypt has organized a month long series of events culminating in a health event on 23 March 2017 to offer free gynecological consultations and referrals to... Topics: Health, NOAH, Women

  • 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
  • IOM Egypt, Embassy of Philippines Hold Health Awareness-Raising Event in Cairo

    Cairo, 18 March 2017 - IOM Egypt and the Embassy of the Philippines in Cairo recently held (17/03) a health awareness-raising event for approximately 100 Filipina women migrants and their children.

    ... Topics: Awareness, Cooperation, Health
  • IOM Egypt Backs Syria Al Ghad Foundation Medical Center for Refugees, Host Communities

    Cairo, 31 January 2017 - IOM Egypt has helped the Syria Al Ghad community-based foundation to renovate and expand a medical centre which provides free and low-cost medical services for Syrian refugees and host communities.

    Topics: Cooperation, Health, Women
  • IOM contributes to the Joint United Nations Efforts to Support the HIV National Response in Egypt

    Cairo, 1 December 2016 - To mark the World AIDS Day on December 1st, IOM contributed to The United Nations Joint Team on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) launch event of the National AIDS Advocacy Campaign in Egypt.

    Topics: Awareness, Cooperation, Health
  • IOM, Embassy of Philipines Conduct an Awareness-Raising Event on Health Issues to Female Migrants

    Cairo, 16 August 2016 - IOM Egypt organized a health awareness-raising event to Filipina women migrants in Egypt in coordination with the Embassy of Philippines in Egypt on Saturday, August 13.

    Topics: Awareness, Health, Women
  • IOM Organizes Training for Community Health Peer Educators

    Cairo, 9 August 2016 – IOM Egypt organized a three-day Peer Educators Training on various health issues with the ultimate objective of disseminating this information to the broader migrant community and referring migrants to relevant public health services.

    Topics: Community, Health, Training of Trainers