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AllAfrica.com
Policy Reforms Urgently Required for Increased Private Investment in Agriculture and Agribusiness in Africa, Says Blankesuch as the Food and Agriculture Organization, World Food Program, Internationa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
such as the Food and Agriculture Organization, World Food Program, International Fund for Agricultural Development, International Organization for Migration, and others in a day-long set of activities organized by the government in a seaside... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MOA, FAO to Celebrate World Food Day in MonroviaInternational Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD), Madam Princeatta Varma a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD), Madam Princeatta Varma as well as the Country Representative of the International Organization for Migration (IOM), Mr. Kabla Amibere. The MOA in a press release said the group,will jointly... Read more
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Reuters
Death toll in collision between Tunisian navy and migrant boat reaches 34on Sunday, a navy spokesman said. According to testimony from survivors, there
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
on Sunday, a navy spokesman said. According to testimony from survivors, there were between 70 and 80 people on board, the International Organization for Migration has said. The number of migrants trying to reach Italy by boat has shot up in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IOM / UNMA Conclude 3 Day Training Workshop On Child ProtectionThe International Organization for Migration (IOM), in partnership with the Uni
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The International Organization for Migration (IOM), in partnership with the United Nations Migration Agency, has concluded a three-day training workshop on Child protection. The training workshop which was sponsored by the Swedish Government,... Read more
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Reuters
Tunisian navy recovers 10 more bodies after boat collisioncoast, while 38 were rescued. According to testimony from survivors, there wer
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
coast, while 38 were rescued. According to testimony from survivors, there were between 70 and 80 people on board, the International Organization for Migration has said. The incident has caused anger in Tunisia. The families of some migrants... Read more
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The Hill
UNESCO withdrawal harms American national securityin Washington, D.C., and author of “The Destruction of Cultural Property as a W
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
in Washington, D.C., and author of “The Destruction of Cultural Property as a Weapon of War.” She previously worked for the International Organization for Migration, San Francisco State University, and national security projects in Africa and Latin... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dramatic Drop in Number of Migrants Crossing the Sahel to EuropeThe International Organization for Migration says there has been a dramatic dro
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The International Organization for Migration says there has been a dramatic drop in the number of migrants from West Africa crossing the Sahel region into Niger, on their way to Europe. Migration officials attribute the drop in African migration to... Read more
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BC Local News
Eritrean family reunited in B.C.error they weren’t there when he landed. “All refugees, their travel is routed
BC Local News / Posted 6 days ago
error they weren’t there when he landed. “All refugees, their travel is routed through an organization called the International Organization for Migration [IOM]. So IOM had booked all his plane tickets and they’d sent us the schedule, and... Read more
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ABC News
Famine threatening 4 nations casts shadow over global hunger progressincreasingly similar to Somalia’s 2011 famine, in which over 250,000 people die
ABC News / Posted 6 days ago
increasingly similar to Somalia’s 2011 famine, in which over 250,000 people died, according to a press release from the International Organization for Migration in March. Some rural communities were still struggling to recover when the next wave... Read more
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BC Local News
Eritrean family reunited in B.C.error they weren’t there when he landed. “All refugees, their travel is routed
BC Local News / Posted 6 days ago
error they weren’t there when he landed. “All refugees, their travel is routed through an organization called the International Organization for Migration [IOM]. So IOM had booked all his plane tickets and they’d sent us the schedule, and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Migrant deaths in the Sahara likely twice Mediterranean tollItaly. "One thing we still don't have is any estimate of number of deaths in t
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
Italy. "One thing we still don't have is any estimate of number of deaths in the desert," Richard Danziger, the U.N. International Organization for Migration director for West and Central Africa, told a news conference in Geneva. "We assume,... Read more
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EuroNews
Migrant deaths in the Sahara likely twice Mediterranean toll - U.N.Italy. “One thing we still don’t have is any estimate of number of deaths in th
EuroNews / Posted 6 days ago
Italy. “One thing we still don’t have is any estimate of number of deaths in the desert,” Richard Danziger, the U.N. International Organization for Migration director for West and Central Africa, told a news conference in Geneva. “We assume,... Read more
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Rossland News
Eritrean family reunited in B.C.error they weren’t there when he landed. “All refugees, their travel is routed
Rossland News / Posted 6 days ago
error they weren’t there when he landed. “All refugees, their travel is routed through an organization called the International Organization for Migration [IOM]. So IOM had booked all his plane tickets and they’d sent us the schedule, and... Read more
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Reuters
Migrant deaths in the Sahara likely twice Mediterranean tollItaly. “One thing we still don’t have is any estimate of number of deaths in t
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
Italy. “One thing we still don’t have is any estimate of number of deaths in the desert,” Richard Danziger, the U.N. International Organization for Migration director for West and Central Africa, told a news conference in Geneva. “We assume,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Could New Slavery Numbers Complicate Efforts to End the Global Crime?count the victims of the lucrative crime worldwide. The International Labour O
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
count the victims of the lucrative crime worldwide. The International Labour Organization (ILO), Walk Free Foundation and International Organization for Migration (IOM) jointly agreed on the estimate, having previously used different data,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Rohingya refugee children perish as boat capsizesseven boys aged between three and 10, and four girls between two-three years ol
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
seven boys aged between three and 10, and four girls between two-three years old.Based on accounts from survivors, the UN International Organization for Migration (IOM) reported that there were approximately 60 refugees from the minority Muslim... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. assisting thousands of migrants in Libyan smuggling hubhave been transferred from informal camps and housing to a hangar in the city s
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
have been transferred from informal camps and housing to a hangar in the city since the clashes ended on Friday, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said. The U.N. refugee agency, UNHCR, said some 6,000 had been held at the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
France to grant asylum to Niger, Chad migrantshave died and a further 20 are missing after a Tunisian naval ship collided wit
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 days ago
have died and a further 20 are missing after a Tunisian naval ship collided with a migrant boat. Flavio Di Giacomo of the International Organization for Migration said Monday that about 45 others were saved in a joint Maltese-Italian... Read more
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FOX News
France to grant asylum to Niger, Chad migrantshave died and a further 20 are missing after a Tunisian naval ship collided wit
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
have died and a further 20 are missing after a Tunisian naval ship collided with a migrant boat. Flavio Di Giacomo of the International Organization for Migration said Monday that about 45 others were saved in a joint Maltese-Italian... Read more
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FOX News
France to grant asylum to Niger, Chad migrantshave died and a further 20 are missing after a Tunisian naval ship collided wit
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
have died and a further 20 are missing after a Tunisian naval ship collided with a migrant boat. Flavio Di Giacomo of the International Organization for Migration said Monday that about 45 others were saved in a joint Maltese-Italian... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
France to grant asylum to Niger, Chad migrantshave died and a further 20 are missing after a Tunisian naval ship collided wit
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
have died and a further 20 are missing after a Tunisian naval ship collided with a migrant boat. Flavio Di Giacomo of the International Organization for Migration said Monday that about 45 others were saved in a joint Maltese-Italian... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UN assisting thousands of migrants stranded in Libyan smuggling hubhave been transferred from informal camps and dormitories to a hangar in the ci
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
have been transferred from informal camps and dormitories to a hangar in the city since the clashes ended on Friday, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said. Sabratha has been the most common point of departure for mostly... Read more
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EuroNews
U.N. assisting thousands of migrants stranded in Libyan smuggling hubhave been transferred from informal camps and dormitories to a hangar in the ci
EuroNews / Posted 9 days ago
have been transferred from informal camps and dormitories to a hangar in the city since the clashes ended on Friday, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said. Sabratha has been the most common point of departure for mostly... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. assisting thousands of migrants stranded in Libyan smuggling hubhave been transferred from informal camps and dormitories to a hangar in the ci
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
have been transferred from informal camps and dormitories to a hangar in the city since the clashes ended on Friday, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said. Sabratha has been the most common point of departure for mostly... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Boat Carrying Rohingya Refugees Capsizes Off BangladeshThe Rohingya have long suffered persecution in predominately Buddhist Myanmar.
KERA North Texas / Posted 9 days ago
The Rohingya have long suffered persecution in predominately Buddhist Myanmar. Hala Jaber is spokesperson for the International Organization for Migration in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh. She tells NPR that the weather in the area has been... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Despite Abuses, Expelled Workers Hope to Be Smuggled Back to Saudimostly young Ethiopian men, have taken the hazardous route from the Horn of Afr
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
mostly young Ethiopian men, have taken the hazardous route from the Horn of Africa to Yemen and on to the Gulf, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said. The route is popular because it is cheaper than others, but migrants... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Boat Carrying Rohingya Refugees Capsizes Off BangladeshThe Rohingya have long suffered persecution in predominately Buddhist Myanmar.
KPBS San Diego / Posted 9 days ago
The Rohingya have long suffered persecution in predominately Buddhist Myanmar. Hala Jaber is spokesperson for the International Organization for Migration in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh. She tells NPR that the weather in the area has been... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Germany, U.S., Libya, Others Deport 4,281 Nigeriansby Afriqiyah Airline, which landed at the Murtala Mohammed International Airpor
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
by Afriqiyah Airline, which landed at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos. It was gathered that International Organization for Migration (IOM) facilitated the repatriation in partnership with the federal... Read more
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Reuters
Tunisian migrant, navy boats collide; eight bodies foundcoast, its defense ministry said. According to testimony from survivors, there
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
coast, its defense ministry said. According to testimony from survivors, there were between 70 and 80 people on board, International Organization for Migration (IOM) spokesman Flavio Di Giacomo said. He said at least 20 people were missing and... Read more
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New Kerala
UN agency alarmed by largest influx of Congolese refugees into Zambia in five years - newkerala news #278741the border into Zambia. In total, there are 27,338 Congolese refugees and asylu
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
the border into Zambia. In total, there are 27,338 Congolese refugees and asylum seekers in that country. Meanwhile, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) is scaling up its displacement assessments and emergency activities in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bangladesh's mega refugee camp plan 'dangerous': UN officialare a number of different camps rather than one concentrated camp." At the req
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
are a number of different camps rather than one concentrated camp." At the request of the Bangladesh government, the UN's International Organization for Migration (IOM) has agreed to coordinate the work of aid agencies and help build shelters at... Read more
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DW
Tusk criticizes Myanmar over plight of Rohingya minority |millions more is needed. Lowcock added that a senior UN official was expected
DW / Posted 12 days ago
millions more is needed. Lowcock added that a senior UN official was expected to visit Myanmar in the coming days. The International Organization for Migration estimates that 2,000 Rohingya are arriving in Bangladesh every day, according to... Read more
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Eye Witness News
UN fears 'further exodus' of Muslim Rohingya from Myanmarvisit Myanmar in the next few days. An estimated 2,000 Rohingya are arriving i
Eye Witness News / Posted 12 days ago
visit Myanmar in the next few days. An estimated 2,000 Rohingya are arriving in Bangladesh every day, Joel Millman of the International Organization for Migration, told a separate briefing. Myanmar officials have said they attempted to reassure... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UN fears 'further exodus' of Muslim Rohingya from Myanmarvisit Myanmar in the next few days. An estimated 2,000 Rohingya are arriving i
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
visit Myanmar in the next few days. An estimated 2,000 Rohingya are arriving in Bangladesh every day, Joel Millman of the International Organization for Migration, told a separate briefing. Myanmar officials have said they attempted to reassure... Read more
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Swissinfo
U.N. fearsvisit Myanmar in the next few days. An estimated 2,000 Rohingya are arriving i
Swissinfo / Posted 12 days ago
visit Myanmar in the next few days. An estimated 2,000 Rohingya are arriving in Bangladesh every day, Joel Millman of the International Organization for Migration, told a separate briefing. Myanmar officials have said they attempted to reassure... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UN fears "further exodus" of Muslim Rohingya from Myanmarvisit Myanmar in the next few days. An estimated 2,000 Rohingya are arriving i
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
visit Myanmar in the next few days. An estimated 2,000 Rohingya are arriving in Bangladesh every day, Joel Millman of the International Organization for Migration, told a separate briefing. Myanmar officials have said they attempted to reassure... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. fears 'further exodus' of Muslim Rohingya from Myanmarvisit Myanmar in the next few days. An estimated 2,000 Rohingya are arriving i
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
visit Myanmar in the next few days. An estimated 2,000 Rohingya are arriving in Bangladesh every day, Joel Millman of the International Organization for Migration, told a separate briefing. Myanmar officials have said they attempted to reassure... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. worries about more refugees as Myanmar reports 'large numbers' aim to goand flee their country on a whim.” An estimated 2,000 Rohingya are arriving in
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
and flee their country on a whim.” An estimated 2,000 Rohingya are arriving in Bangladesh every day, Joel Millman of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) told a separate briefing. Myanmar officials have said they attempted to... Read more
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Swissinfo
U.N. worries about more refugees as Myanmar reportsand flee their country on a whim." An estimated 2,000 Rohingya are arriving in
Swissinfo / Posted 13 days ago
and flee their country on a whim." An estimated 2,000 Rohingya are arriving in Bangladesh every day, Joel Millman of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) told a separate briefing. Myanmar officials have said they attempted to... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
UN braces for more Rohingyas to flee, seeks access to Rakhine in Myanmartheir country on a whim.” An estimated 2,000 Rohingya are escaping Rakhine dai
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 days ago
their country on a whim.” An estimated 2,000 Rohingya are escaping Rakhine daily for Bangladesh, where 515,000 have fled since violence erupted on August 25, Joel Millman of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) told a separate briefi... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. braces for more Rohingya to flee, seeks access to Rakhine, Myanmartheir country on a whim.” An estimated 2,000 Rohingya are escaping Rakhine dai
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
their country on a whim.” An estimated 2,000 Rohingya are escaping Rakhine daily for Bangladesh, where 515,000 have fled since violence erupted on Aug. 25, Joel Millman of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) told a separate brie... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Protracted conflict an 'endless nightmare'world has an obligation to come to the aid of the Yemeni people,” said William
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 days ago
world has an obligation to come to the aid of the Yemeni people,” said William Lacy Swing, the Director General of the UN International Organization for Migration (IOM), on a visit to the country.Responding to the outbreak has been further... Read more
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DW
Rohingya crisis: Humanitarian agencies need more than $400 million for aid response |The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said Wednesday that the inte
DW / Posted 14 days ago
The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said Wednesday that the international community would need to give $434 million (€360 million) in humanitarian aid to help up to 1.2 million Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh over the next six... Read more
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Reuters
Aid groups seek $434 million to help up to 1.2 million Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmarmany of the most vulnerable – women, children and the elderly – will die,” said
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
many of the most vulnerable – women, children and the elderly – will die,” said William Lacy Swing, director general of the International Organization for Migration, which is coordinating the aid effort. “They will be the victims of... Read more
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Reuters
Aid groups seek $434 million to help up to 1.2 million Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmarmany of the most vulnerable – women, children and the elderly – will die,” said
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
many of the most vulnerable – women, children and the elderly – will die,” said William Lacy Swing, director general of the International Organization for Migration, which is coordinating the aid effort. “They will be the victims of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Agency Helps East Africa Enhance Migration Governanceprogram aimed at assisting East African states to strengthen migration governan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
program aimed at assisting East African states to strengthen migration governance and migrant protection capacities. The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said that in cooperation from the Intergovernmental Authority for Development... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
UN Alarmed by Large Influx of Congolese Refugees into Zambiathe border into Zambia. In total, there are 27,338 Congolese refugees and asylu
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 15 days ago
the border into Zambia. In total, there are 27,338 Congolese refugees and asylum seekers in that country.Meanwhile, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) is scaling up its displacement assessments and emergency activities in... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Ron Paul: "What Did Washington Achieve In Its Six Year War On Syria?"population of eastern Aleppo would flee from the Syrian army. But something ver
Zero Hedge / Posted 15 days ago
population of eastern Aleppo would flee from the Syrian army. But something very different happened. According to the UN’s International Organization for Migration, 600,000 refugees returned to Syria by August. Half of the returnees went back to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Western Cape Social Development Commemorates Human Trafficking Awareness Weekwork closely with our partners the South African Police Services (SAPS), the Ha
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
work closely with our partners the South African Police Services (SAPS), the Hawks, the National Prosecuting Authority, the International Organization for Migration, and specialist NGOs, which we fund to render services. The Task Team shares best... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Migrants to Yemen Tortured for Ransomthousands and pushed Yemen to the brink of famine, some 6,000 migrants enter th
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
thousands and pushed Yemen to the brink of famine, some 6,000 migrants enter the country every month, according to the UN's International Organization for Migration (IOM). They often come from Ethiopia and Somalia, hoping to make their way overland... Read more
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