IOM assisted a total of 577 Ethiopians stranded in Djibouti to return to Ethiopia. The operation comprised four movements and started on Friday, 21st October 2016.read more
IOM, together with other humanitarian partners joined in the celebration of the International Day for Disaster Reduction (IDDR) through a half-day ceremony organized by the National Disaster Risk Management Commission (NDRMC) on 13th... read more
Under the pilot Livelihood Project funded by UK-FCO, IOM selected 135 beneficiaries and were provided with basic business skill training and start-up kits.read more
South Sudan - Nearly three years after conflict erupted in South Sudan, the regional impact of the crisis is rising alarmingly as the number of South Sudanese crossing international borders in search of safety grows each day.read more
This month IOM Ethiopia has relocated some 12,763 South Sudanese refugees from a transit site at the Pagak border entry point to Jewi, Tierkidi and Kule camps in Gambella region.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 161 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.