IOM’s publications on the 2013/14 emergency assistance for the Ethiopian returnees from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia are out now.read more
IOM has helped 3,478 vulnerable Ethiopian migrants stranded by the conflict in Yemen, including 229 medical cases, to return home. Of these, 1,429 were evacuated by IOM from Yemen to Ethiopia.read more
IOM, through funding support from the European Commission's Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection department ECHO, has been responding to complex emergency situations since 2010 in various regions of Ethiopia assisting disaster affected and... read more
In a briefing on migration trends and responses held in Addis Ababa at early July 2015, the IOM Chief of Mission and Representative to AU/ECA and IGAD Mr.read more
IOM Ethiopia restarted its evacuation of South Sudanese refugees from the Gambella border to camps inside the country this week. Some 571 people were moved from Akobo to Burbiey.read more
Key activities of the Mission
International Organization for Migration
The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is a dynamic and growing inter-governmental organization, with 146 member states, and committed to the principle of humane and orderly migration benefits all.
IOM works to ensure the orderly and humane management of migration, to promote international cooperation on migration issues, to assist in the search for practical solutions to migration problems and to provide humanitarian assistance to migrants in need including refugees and internally displaced people.