IOM, ILO, Organizes ECOWAS Regional Workshop on Migration Data Management
The four-day meeting, which started on Tuesday (15/03), is set in a context where migration-related data have become a central issue at global, regional, and national levels, including the ECOWAS space and Mauritania.
IOM Niger Assists 30th Convoy of Repatriated Migrants from Algeria
On the basis of an agreement between the Nigerien and Algerian authorities on sending back home irregular migrants from Niger, this 30th convoy has brought back 9,273 migrants including 4,717 men, 1,433 women and 3,123 minors.
IOM, Sciences Po Paris Launch First Atlas of Environmental Migration
IOM and the Paris Institute of Political Studies (Sciences Po Paris) have launched the French edition of the Atlas of Environmental Migration, a publication which, for the first time, brings together existing knowledge, research and country-level case studies exploring the links between migration, environment and climate change.
IOM CAR Launches Literacy and Business Program Targeting “Cash for Work” Beneficiaries
A literacy and business start-up training program targeting beneficiaries participating in the “Cash for Work” activities of IOM Central African Republic was launched on 14 March in Boda, some 150 km southeast of CAR’s capital Bangui.
IOM Assists Senegalese Migrants to Return Home from Niger
On March 2nd, the IOM Country Office in Burkina Faso provided return assistance to 19 Senegalese migrants in transit from Niger. Most of them were stranded in Niger and requested assistance to return to their country of origin.