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.
United Kingdom - IOM Director General William Lacy Swing has become an Honorary Fellow of Oxford University’s Harris Manchester College. The College bestowed the honour on Ambassador Swing at an induction ceremony in Oxford in June.
United Kingdom - IOM is finalizing a diaspora mapping exercise of skilled Somali migrants in the UK. The project, the first of its kind, is designed to encourage migrants with technical skills to participate in the development of their home country.
United Kingdom – On November 12th, St. Mary’s Church in Marlyebone, London will play host to Fashioned For Freedom, an ethical fashion event organised by House of Beth in partnership with IOM to raise money for those directly involved in the prevention, rescue and reintegration of victims of human trafficking.
United Kingdom - IOM Director General William Lacy Swing will speak on the migration consequences of complex crises at St. Anne’s College, Oxford, UK at 5.00 pm on Monday, October 15th, 2012.
UK Panel to Discuss Migration Trends, Importance of Dialogue and Communication in Migration Management
United Kingdom - IOM and the Migrants Rights Network (MRN) will organize a panel discussion on the theme of the latest IOM World Migration Report at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) in London on Tuesday, October 9th, 2012, at 7:30pm.
Accademia Apulia, a non-profit network of professionals in the
United Kingdom, has announced the winner of its 2011 photography
award. The competition, entitled "Migration, Stories of a Journey"
Eliminating the demand for trafficked and exploited labour is
critical if efforts to end human trafficking are to be successful,
says the International Organization for Migration (IOM) ahead of
The reparation needs of Sierra Leone's civilian victims of war must
not be overlooked if there is to be real peace-building in the
country, says IOM on the eve of a donor and investment conference
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.