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  • IOM Holds a Workshop on Irregular Migration Data for Senior Officials from the Egyptian Government

    Cairo, 12 February 2019 – The International Organization for Migration (IOM), in collaboration with IOM’s Global Migration Data Analysis Center (GMDAC), delivered a workshop on Irregular Migration Data at the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS).

    The workshop,... Topics: Irregular Migration

  • IOM initiates its support to the Ministry of Manpower to upgrade Vocational Training Centers in Egypt

    Cairo, 4 February 2019 - The International Organization for Migration (IOM) partners with the Ministry of Manpower of the Arab Republic of Egypt to address youth employment in line with Egypt Sustainable Development Strategy – Vision 2030.

    By providing the Ministry with 30 personal... Topics: Irregular Migration

  • Government of Egypt, UN Migration Agency (IOM Egypt) and UNICEF Launch Song and Video Clip with Egyptian artists as part of Awareness Raising Campaign

    Cairo, April 28- The UN Migration Agency (IOM) in Egypt and the National Coordinating Committee on Combatting and Preventing Illegal Migration and Trafficking in Persons (NCCPIM&TIP) launched song and video clip “... Topics: Awareness, Irregular Migration

  • UN Migration Agency (IOM), NCCPIM&TIP Launch National Awareness Raising Campaign on the Dangers of Irregular Migration

    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.

    Topics: Awareness, Irregular Migration, NCCPIM&TIP
  • UN Migration Agency (IOM), NCCM and NCCPIM&TIP Launch Community Outreach Initiative to Complement the National Awareness Raising Campaign on the Dangers of Irregular Migration

    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.

    Topics: Awareness, Community Cohesion, Irregular Migration
  • Egypt Launches New Counter Migrant Smuggling Project

    Cairo, 9 February 2016 - The Government of Egypt launched the project Preventing and Responding to Irregular Migration in Egypt (PRIME) supported by the UK, responding to its National Strategy on Combating Illegal Migration to address irregular migration.

    Topics: Counter-Smuggling, Irregular Migration, PRIME
  • Egypt Launches New National Strategy on Combating Illegal Migration

    Cairo, 17 October 2016 – The Government of Egypt launched a new “National Strategy on Combating Illegal Migration” for 2016-2026 under the auspices of H.E. the Prime Minister with IOM’s support.

    ... Topics: Cooperation, Irregular Migration, NCCPIM
  • IOM Egypt Statement on Rashid Shipwreck

    Statement by Amr Taha, IOM Egypt Head of Office

    Cairo, 22 September 2016 - IOM Egypt is deeply saddened and concerned with the recent capsizing of a boat off Burg Rashid in Beheira yesterday with hundreds of... Topics: Irregular Migration, Statement

  • IOM, Partners Reach Out to Discourage Irregular Migration among Young Egyptians

    Cairo, 19 August 2016 - IOM and Egypt’s National Council for Childhood and Motherhood (NCCM) have organized a workshop for 35 government officials, parliamentarians and community leaders to prepare a programme of nationwide youth outreach activities.

    Topics: Awareness, Irregular Migration, Youth
  • MoSEEA Launches its Website and Marks the Closing of IMIS III with the Support of IOM

    Cairo, 25 July 2016 - Egyptian Minister of State for Emigration and Egyptian Expatriates’ Affairs launched the Ministry’s website and marked the closure of the Integrated Migration Information Systems (IMIS III) at an official event today.

    Topics: Cooperation, Irregular Migration, MoSEEA