Press Releases

IOM to support UK nationals to regulate their status in Malta

IOM to support UK nationals to regulate their status in Malta

Statement of IOM Director General Mr Vitorino on World Day Against Trafficking in Persons

Geneva—The images are unforgettable. Desperate families in sweltering shipping containers and rickety boats. Bodies washed up on shores and beaches following failed voyages. Human beings scarred and broken from years of abuse and exploitation.

IOM, European Asylum Support Office Sign Working Arrangement

The  European Asylum Support Office (EASO) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) have established a formal cooperation framework to guide the relevant areas of common work in the fields of international protection and migration management.

TRAIN4M&H training on migration and health

On 27 February 2019, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) held a training on migration and health for health professionals, law enforcement officers and social workers working at loc

Facilitating labour market integration of TCNs: Provision of Educational Services.

Malta (17/05/2019) - The International Organization for Migration (IOM) Mission in Malta will start the implementation of the project “Facilitating labour market integration of TCNs: Provision of Educational Services” in the coming months.

IOM, UNHCR, UNICEF: the 62 rescued migrants and refugees on board the Alan Kurdi should be disembarked safely as quickly as possible

Rome (11/04/2019)  The International Organisation for Migration (IOM), United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) and UNICEF express serious concern over the situation of the 62 migrants and refugees rescued on 3 April by the Alan Kurdi, operated by NGO Sea Eye, who have still not been guaranteed a safe port for disembarkation.

IOM Libya Continues its Emergency Operations

Tripoli (09/04/19)  The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is aware of erroneous reports that IOM Libya has suspended its operations. IOM Libya has not suspended activities in Tripoli and continues its emergency operations on the ground targeting all populations affected by the conflict.