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 Safarni, Drosos, and the French Institute in Egypt to launch a Clickfunding Campaign on 19 January, 2018.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.