IOM has helped 39 Ethiopian migrants stranded in Zambia en route to South Africa to return home.read more
Born and raised in Dessie, Amhara region, and surrounded by people prone to migration, Alemayehu is aware of migrants’ socio-economic background and understands their motivations.read more
Community Conversations (CC) is an IOM flagship program that provides a platform for local communities to discuss reliable and regular information on challenges of irregular migration enabling them to access information on alternative livelihood... read more
IOM Bolsters Efforts in Support of Ethiopia’s Newly Enforced Overseas Employment Proclamation (923/2016) - 06/15/2016
In partnership with Ethiopia’s Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs, IOM is conducting ten consecutive trainings on labour migration management to a total of 420 beneficiaries in 10 clusters covering 5 regional states and two self- administered... read more
The International Organization for Migration (IOM) assisted 74 Ethiopian migrants stranded in Tanzania to safely return back home in Ethiopia on Thursday, 9 June.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.