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.
Amr Taha, IOM Egypt Head of Office
Cairo, 18 October 2017
Excellences, distinguished guests, distinguished colleagues, ladies and gentlemen.
It is with great pleasure that I address you today for the inaugural event of the Certificate in Migration Governance.
Speech of Head of IOM Egypt Office, Mr. Amr TAHA
At the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
19 September 2017
Your Excellency Amb. Gabr, Your Excellencies, distinguished guests, ladies and gentleman, and dear colleagues
Speech of IOM Egypt Head of Office, Mr. Amr Taha
15 June 2017
“Excellences, distinguished guests, distinguished colleagues, ladies and gentlemen, it is with great pleasure that I welcome the opportunity to address you tonight for the Egyptian Businesses for Peace Iftar Event. I represent the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in Egypt, the UN Migration Agency.
Speech of Head of Office, IOM Egypt, Mr. Amr Taha
Cairo, 30 July 2017
Ladies and gentlemen,
Cairo, 19 September 2017 – IOM and the National Coordinating Committee on Combatting and Preventing Illegal Migration and Trafficking in Persons (NCCPIM&TIP) launched a national awareness raising campaign on irregular migration of Egyptian youth.
Statement, DG William Swing on the Occasion of International Women's Day 2017
8 March 2017
We live in a world in constant motion, writes IOM Director General William Lacy Swing. This is defined by the mobility of capital, goods and services but above all the mobility of people. Millions of people are moving, within and across borders, in search of something better.
Speech, IOM Egypt Head of Office Mr Amr Taha
21 February 2017
IOM Egypt Continues Distributions of Food and Essential Items to Already Vulnerable Migrants in Alexandria Endangered by the COVID-19 Pandemic
Alexandria, 13 May 2020 – In response to COVID-19, IOM Egypt continues to distribute food baskets and essential items to vulnerable migrants in Alexandria. Many of these migrants were already vulnerable prior to the pandemic, and have since lost their source of income due the lockdown.
The International Organization for Migration (IOM) in Egypt and the Government of Egypt Sign the Amendment Regarding the Legal Status, Benefits and Immunities of the Organization In Egypt
Cairo, 4 May 2020 – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs hosted the signing ceremony of an amendment to the agreement between the Egyptian government and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) that was concluded on May 21, 1995 related to the legal status, benefits and immunities of the Organization in Egypt and considering the presence of two IOM offices in the country,
IOM Egypt Collaborates with the Governorate of Giza to Contain COVID-19 by Donating Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and COVID-19 Awareness-Raising Materials to the 22 Villages in the Governorate, and Plans Future Awareness-Raising Campaigns
Giza, 21 April 2020 – IOM Egypt’s Medical Health Unit visited the medical team in Giza Governorate to distribute essential items needed to protect against the novel coronavirus COVID-19 and met with health leaders in Giza in order to coordinate future awareness-raising activities together for the public.
IOM Egypt Distributes Care Packages to Migrant Communities to Better Support Them in the Fight Against COVID-19
Alexandria, 8 April 2020 –Under the ongoing “We Care” campaign, IOM Egypt distributed care packages to different migrant communities in Cairo and Alexandria to better support them in the fight against COVID-19.
IOM Egypt Distributes Blankets to the Migrant Communities as Part of the ‘Warm Alexandria‘ Initiative
Alexandria, 20 February 2020 - The International Organization for Migration has finalized the winter campaign in Alexandria, titled ‘Warm Alexandria’ by distributing 240 blankets to the Sudanese and Yemeni communities. In addition to the 480 blankets distributed to the South Sudanese and Syrian communities in Alexandria in the fourth quarter of 2019.