Press & News
23 October 2020
Cooperation between IOM and International Hellenic University
Computer Lessons in Kavala
The International Organization for Migration and the International Hellenic University signed a cooperation agreement, aimed at training beneficiaries residing at the Kavala open accommodation site.
19 October 2020
The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has joined Together Project in order to contribute to the improvement of the project impact on their target groups and to ensure the project sustainability by continuing using the project deliverables in the next years. Project deliverables include a "Refugees Welcome Map", a Training Package for university students, and guidelines for academic staff.
14 October 2020
The sensitization campaign and the new data for the inclusion and integration of the recognized refugees were presented in a joint press conference between the Ministry of Migration and Asylum, European Commission and IOM
05 October 2020
IOM would like to inform that due to an internal miscommunication, the tender for the construction works in Thermopyles was wrongly cancelled one day before the original deadline. The tender is now again operational and would be closed on 8 October. Apologies for the inconvenience.
UN Agencies Hail Milestone As Over 1000 Asylum Seekers Relocated From Greece So Far This Year Through EU Initiative
30 September 2020
Αnnouncement on the first group of recognized refugees moving from Lesvos to the Greek mainland as HELIOS beneficiaries
28 September 2020
23 September 2020
Athens – Two weeks after the tragic fire on Lesvos and the settlement of more than 9,000 migrants and refugees in a temporary accommodation facility, IOM has deployed additional staff to Lesvos to support efforts by the Greek authorities to reduce overcrowding on the island.
IOM and UNHCR Call for a Truly Common and Principled Approach to European Migration and Asylum Policies
22 September 2020
Geneva/Brussels - On the eve of the launch of the presentation of the European Commission’s new Pact on Migration and Asylum, IOM, the International Organization for Migration and UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, are appealing to the European Union (EU) to ensure a truly joint and principled approach that addresses all aspects of migration and asylum governance.
17 September 2020
JOINT IOM/UNHCR PRESS RELEASE
THEMATIC FILM SCREENINGS ON MIGRATION
In collaboration with the Municipality of Ioannina
15 September 2020
Over 12,000 migrants and refugees were left homeless by the tragic fire at the Moria Reception and Identification Center (RIC) in Lesvos last week (8/09).