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Safety of Afghans and Humanitarian Access Must be Top Priorities

Safety of Afghans and Humanitarian Access Must be Top Priorities

17 August 2021

 

Press Release

 

Geneva – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has been following with great concern the developments in Afghanistan and the grave consequences for displaced people and civilians needing humanitarian assistance, in a country already severely affected by years of conflict and drought.

Weaves of tradition, a collective activity in Nea Kavala site

Weaves of tradition, a collective activity in Nea Kavala site

The initiative took place on the occasion of World Refugee Day on June 20. However, the sewing machines had been already put to work three weeks earlier by the experienced women of the Afghan community at the open accommodation in Nea Kavala.

Deaths on Maritime Migration Routes to Europe Soar in First Half of 2021: IOM Brief

Deaths on Maritime Migration Routes to Europe Soar in First Half of 2021: IOM Brief

14 July 2021

 

Press Release

 

Berlin – At least 1,146 people died attempting to reach Europe by sea in the first six months of 2021 according to a new briefing released today by the International Organization for Migration (IOM). Deaths along these routes more than doubled so far this year compared to the same period in 2020, when 513 migrants are known to have drowned.

UN agencies welcome relocation of 4,000 vulnerable asylum seekers and refugees from Greece

UN agencies welcome relocation of 4,000 vulnerable asylum seekers and refugees from Greece

24 June 2021

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UN agencies welcome relocation of 4,000 vulnerable asylum seekers and refugees from Greece, encourage further steps towards predictable, systematic European mechanism

 

CEB and IOM support municipalities across Greece in improving the quality and accessibility of services for local and refugee populations

CEB and IOM support municipalities across Greece in improving the quality and accessibility of services for local and refugee populations

28 May 2021

 

 

Press Release

 

The Council of Europe Development Bank (CEB) and IOM support municipalities across Greece in improving the quality and accessibility of services for local and refugee populations

 

Με επιτυχία διοργανώθηκε το ACCMR Digital Job Fair στον Τουρισμό και τη Φιλοξενία

Με επιτυχία διοργανώθηκε το ACCMR Digital Job Fair στον Τουρισμό και τη Φιλοξενία

17 Μαΐου 2021

Δελτίο Τύπου

 

Μήνυμα υπέρ μιας ανοιχτής στη διαφορετικότητα και δυναμικής αγοράς εργασίας έστειλε το ACCMR Digital Job Fair στον Τουρισμό και τη Φιλοξενία που πραγματοποιήθηκε την Παρασκευή 14 Μαΐου, ημέρα επίσημης έναρξης της τουριστικής περιόδου στην Ελλάδα.

IOM supports the establishment of 470 accommodation places for unaccompanied children in Greece

IOM supports the establishment of 470 accommodation places for unaccompanied children in Greece

06 April 2021

 

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Athens - The Council of Europe Development Bank (CEB) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM), aiming at responding to the growing needs of accommodation places for migrant children in Greece have supported the creation of 470 places in shelters for unaccompanied children.

International Women’s Day 2021: Launch of Online Training Module on Gender Equality and Migration

International Women’s Day 2021: Launch of Online Training Module on Gender Equality and Migration

 

08 March 2021

 

PRESS RELEASE

 

 

 IΟΜ - UN Women 

International Women’s Day 2021

The launch of I Know Gender Module 16:
Gender Equality and Migration