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13 November 2019 – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) held a handover ceremony at Moshoeshoe I International Airport that marked some of the key milestones of the project related to border management and counter trafficking...

Since 2015, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) has been assisting the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in implementing projects for local police professionalization in Mbuji-Mayi (Kasaï-Oriental province) and Lubumbashi (Haut-...

In early September 2019, internally displaced persons living in the Kababi Bukoro IDP site since 2012, expressed their desire to leave the camp in order to resume a working life. Some wished to return to their home communities, while others...

Harare – Over eight months after Cyclone Idai devastated Sourthern Africa, the affected communities in Zimbabwe are desperate for permanent shelter and the resumption of livelihoods. 

The Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM...

Worldwide, almost one third (30%) of all women who have been in a relationship have experienced physical and/or sexual violence by their intimate partner. Gender -based violence (GBV), in its multiple forms, is endemic in communities across South...

 8-10 October 2019 – In partnership with the Southern Africa Immigration Liaison (SAIL) officers based in Pretoria, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) held a three (3) day...

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IOM Zimbabwe Supports Government Efforts to Improve Livelihoods Through Financial Literacy

Harare – Remittance payments from Zimbabweans toiling outside their country arrive here at a rate of about USD 2 million per day. That’s more than pocket change for a people who have suffered economic hardship through recent decades. However, besides cash coming home, many of the recipients of these funds need something more: life lessons on how to best leverage that support for their households.    

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World Migration Report 2018

Since 2000, IOM has been producing world migration reports. This World Migration Report 2018, the ninth in the world migration report series, has been produced to contribute to increased understanding of migration throughout the world. It presents key data and information on migration as well as thematic chapters on highly topical migration issues, and is structured to focus on two key contributions for readers. Read more