Who we are
WHO WE AREThe International Organization for Migration (IOM) is part of the United Nations System as the leading inter-governmental organization promoting humane and orderly migration for the benefit of all. IOM has had a presence in the United Kingdom since 1995.
Our WorkAs the leading inter-governmental organization promoting humane and orderly migration, IOM plays a key role to support the achievement of the 2030 Agenda through different areas of intervention that connect both humanitarian assistance and sustainable development. In the UK, IOM supports migrants through a variety of resettlement, support and protection activities.
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“It takes a community to be a voice for others when they may not know that they need one”.
NIVEK AMICHUND, International Migrants Day Ambassador 2021
Throughout human history, migration has been a courageous expression of the individual’s will to overcome adversity and to live a better life. International Migrants Day Ambassadors 2021 have been nominated by partner organisations for their extraordinary achievements and the contribution they make everyday to their communities.