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 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,
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
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
Cairo – The second International Forum on Migration Statistics (IFMS) kicked off (19/01) in Cairo today. The Forum organized jointly by IOM, the UN Migration Agency, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNDESA) started on Sunday and has gathered more than 700 delegates from diverse backgrounds.
Alexandria, 19 December 2019 – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) in Egypt conducted an awareness-raising event for migrants from the South Sudanese, Syrian and Yemini communities at the Jesuit Cultural Center in Alexandria, Egypt.
IOM APA Sign MoU for Cooperation in the Fight Against Smuggling of Migrants and Trafficking in Persons
Kigali, Rwanda, 2 December 2019 – The Africa Prosecutors Association (APA) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) Egypt, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to strengthen partnership between the two organizations on issues of mutual interest, particularly related to enhancing capacities to combat smuggling of migrants and trafficking in persons.
IOM Egypt and the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands Celebrate the Launch of Regional Migrant Protection Assistance Programme
Cairo, 1 December 2019 – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) Mission to the Arab Republic of Egypt launched the regional programme "Strengthening Protection and Assistance to Vulnerable and Stranded Migrants in and Transiting through North Africa (PROTECT II)", funded by the generous contribution of the Government of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. The PROTECT II programme repres
Cairo, 28 November 2019 – Today, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in Egypt assisted 133 Sudanese migrants – 85 males and 48 females, including 95 adults and 38 children – to return to their country of origin through its assisted voluntary return and reintegration programming.