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IOM Celebrates Migrant Women and Girls - and Values Diversity on the Move

08 March 2018


Read IOM Director General William Lacy Swing's Message on International Women's Day 2018  


IOM and Diplomatic Corps Representatives Information Meeting

05 February 2018


Press Release


Under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs auspices and the framework of the project “The implementation of Assisted Voluntary Returns including Reintegration measures (AVRR)”, an information meeting between representatives of IOM mission in Greece and the Diplomatic Corps in Athens was successfully implemented.

Investing in Better Migration Data Could be Worth Over USD 35 Billion

A study by the UN Migration Agency’s (IOM) Global Migration Data Analysis Centre (GMDAC), working with the McKinsey Centre for Government (MCG), is released today at Davos’ World Economic Forum. Read more | Download report here

Successful Conclusion of the EU Relocation Scheme

09 January 2018


Press Release


18th of December: International Migrants Day

18 December 2017

Read IOM Greece Newsletter on International Migrants Day

18th of December: International Migrants Day - IOM DG' s statement

18  December 2017

"Our Right of Passage Should be Safe Migration, Not Leaky Boats"    

UN Migration Agency DG, William Lacy Swing, makes urgent call for ‘Safe Migration in a World on the Move’ for International Migrants Day. Read his statement