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"100 Million SIHA”; WHO, UNHCR and IOM Organize Screening for Hepatitis C to Increase Refugees' Awareness

Under the Umbrella of “100 Million SIHA”; Ministry of Health and Population in coordination with WHO, UNHCR and IOM are together initiating and leading several health awareness sessions together with multiple medical screening campaigns for early detection and... Topics: Health

زيارة السفارة اليابانية و المنظمة الدولية للهجرة لجمعية وطن التى تقدم خدمات للسوريين و المصريين فى منطقة السادس من أكتوبر

القاهرة- قام ممثلون من السفارة اليابنية بجمهورية مصر العربية و المنظمة الدولية للهجرة (مؤسسة الامم المتحدة للهجرة) بزيارة جمعية وطن للتنمية الاجتماعية و الثقافية.وطن هى منظمة غير حكومية تعمل بمنطقة السادس من أكتوبر.شاركت المنظمة الدولية للهجرة مع وطن... Topics: Health, Women, Community Cohesion, Communities, Education

Embassy of Japan and IOM Egypt Visit NGO Providing Services to Syrian Refugees and Egyptians in 6th of October Area

Cairo –Representatives from the Embassy of Japan in the Arab Republic of Egypt and International Organization for Migration (IOM), the UN Migration Agency, visited Watan for Culture and Social Development, an NGO operating principally in 6th... Topics: Health, Women, Community Cohesion, Communities, Education

UN Migration Agency (IOM) Holds Community Cohesion Days at Tadamon Community Centre with the Participation of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)

Cairo, 07-09 November – IOM organized two community cohesion days, with the participation of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and Tadamon, to respond to the immediate health and nutrition needs of both migrant and Egyptian communities.

Topics: Awareness, Community Cohesion, Health

IOM Strengthens Capacities to Identify Victims of Trafficking in Egypt

Cairo, 23 May 2017 - IOM Egypt organized a three-day training on 16-18 May 2017 in Cairo for health practitioners on the identification and referral of victims of trafficking and vulnerable migrants.

Topics: Capacity Building, Counter-Trafficking, Health

IOM Egypt Marks World Health Day with Awareness-raising Sessions on Depression

Cairo, 20 April 2017 - IOM Egypt organized a series of awareness raising sessions on depression from 9–20 April to mark World Health Day (7 April), which this year, had the theme: Depression: let’s talk.

... Topics: Awareness, Depression, Health
Topics: Health, NOAH, Women

Migrants Receive Tailored Services for International Women’s Day

Cairo, 27 March 2017 - In celebration of International Women’s Day, IOM Egypt has organized a month long series of events culminating in a health event on 23 March 2017 to offer free gynecological consultations and referrals to... Topics: Health, NOAH, Women

IOM Egypt Opens Migration Health Assessment Centre

Cairo, 21 March 2017 - IOM Egypt opened its migration health assessment centre (MHAC) on March 16th to provide full health assessments to refugees and migrants migrating from Egypt.

Topics: Health, MHAC, Resettlement

IOM Egypt, Embassy of Philippines Hold Health Awareness-Raising Event in Cairo

Cairo, 18 March 2017 - IOM Egypt and the Embassy of the Philippines in Cairo recently held (17/03) a health awareness-raising event for approximately 100 Filipina women migrants and their children.

... Topics: Awareness, Cooperation, Health

IOM Egypt Backs Syria Al Ghad Foundation Medical Center for Refugees, Host Communities

Cairo, 31 January 2017 - IOM Egypt has helped the Syria Al Ghad community-based foundation to renovate and expand a medical centre which provides free and low-cost medical services for Syrian refugees and host communities.

Topics: Cooperation, Health, Women