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Topics: AVRR

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... Topics: AVRR

Topics: AVRR

IOM Egypt Secures Phase II of Regional Programme for the Protection of Vulnerable and Stranded Migrants

Cairo, 7 October 2019 - The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has been responding to the increasingly complex and diverse migration context across North Africa through the provision of voluntary return and reintegration to stranded migrants, protection and humanitarian services for... Topics: AVRR

Topics: AVRR

IOM Egypt Organizes the First Charter Flight to Sudan for 114 Sudanese Migrants

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... Topics: AVRR

Topics: AVRR

IOM and the Secretariat of Sudanese Working Abroad Discuss the Return Process of Sudanese Nationals in Egypt

Cairo, 14 March 2019 – IOM and the Secretariat of Sudanese Working Abroad (SSWA) had a two-day joint mission in Cairo on 12 and 14 March 2019, to explore available options for Sudanese nationals in Egypt who would like to return home with IOM assistance. The SSWA is a governmental institution... Topics: AVRR

Topics: AVRR, Data, Map

UN Migration Agency Launches New Assisted Voluntary Return, Reintegration Map in Egypt

Cairo, 4 July 2017 - IOM Egypt launched its revamped Assisted Voluntary Return and Reintegration (AVRR) Map to provide policymakers, development partners, civil society, private sector, academia and the donor community with updated information on volunhtary returns.

Topics: AVRR, Data, Map
Topics: AVRR, Cooperation, NOAH

IOM Organizes Assisted Voluntary Return Study Visit to Netherlands for North African Officials

Cairo, 28 November 2016 - Eight senior government officials from Egypt, Sudan and Tunisia have travelled to the Netherlands to study best practices in Assisted Voluntary Return and Reintegration (AVRR) as part of a visit organized by IOM.

Topics: AVRR, Cooperation, NOAH

Stranded Migrant Numbers Seeking IOM Aid in Egypt Spike in 2016

Cairo, 11 July 2016 - The number of vulnerable stranded migrants with immediate financial, health and protection needs requesting help from IOM Egypt, including assisted voluntary return to their country of origin, has spiked in 2016.

Topics: AVRR, Return, Stranded Migrants

IOM Returns Orphan to Begin New Life with Extended Family in the Philippines

Cairo, 15 March 2016 - IOM returned a new-born child to her extended family in the Philippines after the passing away of her mother in Cairo through the Assisted Voluntary Return and Reintegration (AVRR) programme.

Topics: Assistance, AVRR, I am a Migrant