Regardless of where they are born, people can contribute to making our communities better places for us to live and call home. To mark Refugee Week 2021, we celebrate the strength and resilience of refugees by telling their stories of hardships overcome, lives rebuilt and dreams fulfilled.
London – At the start of Refugee Week (17-24 June), UK Home Secretary Sajid Javid confirmed plans for the UK government to resettle in the region 5,000 refugees in the first year of a new consolidated
London – An estimated 3.5 million EU citizens currently resident in the UK are required to apply to remain in the UK under the EU Settlement Scheme.
Companies can take simple steps to employ more refugees and enable them to better integrate in the UK and contribute to economy
Refugees are underrepresented in the UK workforce and opportunities for them to contribute to growth and better integrate in the country are being missed, humanitarians have warned. The UN refugee agency (UNHCR) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM), in conjunction with the charity Business in the Community (BITC) and the UK government, have drawn up guidelines on how to help businesses recruit refugees.
International Women's Day 2019: Implementing international frameworks for empowerment of migrant women and girls
London - Women across the world face disparities based upon their gender.
London – Ten thousand people separated by conflict and persecution have been reunited with their families in the United Kingdom under a British Red Cross and IOM family reunification programme.
London – Vulnerability to human trafficking and modern slavery is influenced by overlapping and interconnected risk factors which cut across individual, household, family, community and structural dyn
Foster Carers in London Empowered to Guard against Trafficking, Modern Slavery of Asylum-seeking Children
London – Unaccompanied asylum-seeking children are among the groups most vulnerable to trafficking and modern slavery.
Geneva – Abuja, Ankara, Baghdad and London are some of the locations where Global Migration Film Festival (GMFF) screenings have already been held across the world.
To mark Refugee Week 2021, IOM UK invites you to join this webinar with award-winning photographer Robin Hammond.
To mark Refugee Week 2021, watch "The Man Who Fell From the Sky" and join us for panel discussion on the complex reasons behind migration decision making and risky journeys.