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
5 August 2019, Cairo, Egypt - IOM facilitated a learning exchange visit for the Djibouti’s National Institute for Statistics (INSD) to the Egypt’s Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS). The primary focus of the learning exchange centered on CAPMAS’s innovative migration data unit and a recent national migration survey.
Community Event Celebrating the World Day against Trafficking in Persons Brings 1,000 Migrants and Egyptians Together
3 August 2019, Cairo – The International Organization for Migration in Egypt celebrated the World Day against Trafficking in Persons with a community event attended by more than 1,000 Egyptians and nationals from the Beninese, Eritrean, Ethiopian, Filipino, Iraqi, Kenyan, Liberian, Nigerian, Syrian, Somali, Sudanese, South Sudanese and Yemeni communities.
Cairo, 31 July 2019 – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) in Egypt organized this week a charter assisting 114 stranded Sudanese nationals in Egypt to return home. The passengers included 18 families, single mothers, and more than 50 children, many of whom have been living in Egypt for several years.
Cairo, 30 July 2019 – In celebration of the World Day against Trafficking in Persons, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) Egypt, the UN Office on Drugs and Crime Regional Office for the Middle East and North Africa (ROMENA) and the National Coordinating Committee for Combatting and Preventing Illegal Migration and Trafficking in Persons (NCCPIM&TIP) organized a reception at t
The Egyptian Office of Prosecutor General and IOM organize a Symposium on combating human trafficking and migrant smuggling
Cairo, 24 July – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) Egypt in collaboration with the Egyptian Office of Prosecutor General (OPG) organized last week a Symposium for Enhancing Knowledge and Cross Border Cooperation among African Prosecutors on combating human trafficking and migrant smuggling in Cairo.