Obama Cast Long Shadow over Harris and Others Too

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Earl Ofari Hutchinson — Former Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris problem had the same as every other Democratic presidential...

IOM Responds as Deep Winter Compounds Hardship of Conflict-Affected Communities in Ukraine

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Kramatorsk – Temperatures have started plummeting in eastern Ukraine, once again imperiling hundreds of thousands of forgotten people affected by...

Reparations Initiative in Evanston and Report Back Door of Our Return to Africa

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Vantage Point December 9, 2019 Pledge Drive Edition of Vantage Point with host Dr. Ron Daniels aka The Professor. Topics Evanston, Illinois...

IOM Launches Return and Reintegration Platform

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Geneva – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) with support from the European Union, today (06/12) launched the Return and Reintegration Platform, a global tool...

Heavy Flooding Causes Extreme Destruction and Ongoing Displacement in South Sudan

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Juba – Nearly one million people have been drastically affected by flash floods following unprecedented rainfall in South Sudan.  Thousands have been displaced...

UN Migration Chief Appeals for Solidarity and Support to Ease Migration Pressures in Greece

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Athens – International Organization for Migration (IOM) Director General António Vitorino said today (06/12) in Athens that the significant migration...

Death Toll from Mauritania Ship Sinking Mounts as Support to Survivors Gathers Momentum

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Nouadhibou – The death toll from Wednesday’s tragic sinking of a fishing boat carrying migrants to the Canary Islands rose...

Ethiopia Launches National Durable Solutions Initiative for Internally Displaced Persons

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Addis Ababa – Ethiopia’s national Durable Solutions Initiative (DSI), which will promote conducive conditions for internally displaced persons (IDPs) to...

IOM Responds as Deep Winter Compounds Hardship of Conflict-Affected in Ukraine

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Kramatorsk – Temperatures have started plummeting in eastern Ukraine, once again imperiling hundreds of thousands of forgotten people affected by...

Fifty-eight Migrants Confirmed Dead After Boat from The Gambia Capsizes Near Coast of Mauritania

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Nouadhibou –  At least 58 men, women and children are confirmed dead after a vessel carrying an estimated 150...

At Least 58 Migrants Dead after Boat Capsizes Near Coast of Mauritania

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Nouadhibou –  At least 58 people are confirmed dead after a vessel carrying migrants sank as it approached the...

East Europeans Easy Prey for Traffickers Despite High Level of Knowledge: IOM Survey

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Kyiv – High levels of knowledge about human trafficking do not translate into lower vulnerability, a new IOM survey* in Belarus, Georgia,...

National African American Reparations Commission to Visit Evanston

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Reparations Initiative Touted as a Model. Danny Glover to Speak at Town Hall Meeting Download or print PDF version —...

Powerful New Exhibition Launches Results of Artisanal Gold Mining Research in West Africa

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Dakar – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) Regional Office for West and Central Africa, today unveils a powerful exhibition, Pour Tout l’Or du...

EU-China Dialogue on Migration and Mobility Support Project Phase II Launched

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Beijing –  IOM in China has officially launched the European Union (EU)-China Dialogue on Migration and Mobility Support Project (MMSP)...

Women Migrants in Niger Use Slam Poetry to Voice Their Experiences

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Niamey – “This training has been both a challenge and a relief,” said Adaora, a Nigerian woman staying at IOM’s...

Reforestation, Solar Power, LPG Distribution Anchor IOM’s Green Actions in Humanitarian Response

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). COX’S BAZAR: IOM welcomes the 25th Climate Change Conference (COP25) in Spain and highlights our increasing efforts in Bangladesh to promote...

IOM Iraq Launches Countrywide Strategy for Disability Inclusion

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Erbil — The International Organization for Migration’s Iraq mission marked International Day of Persons with Disabilities by launching the Organization’s...

Mobile Cinema Initiative Starts Tour in West Africa

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Dakar – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) this week launched its mobile cinema caravan CinemArena which will tour across...

Bangladeshi Migrants Return Home from Libya With IOM’s Assistance

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Dhaka – More than 150 Bangladeshi migrants including conflict wounded, survivors of failed sea crossings to Europe and former...

After ISIL, Agricultural Production Struggles to Recover in Parts of Iraq

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Erbil — The Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) occupied large swathes of Iraqi territory between 2014 and...

Women and Young People Crucial to Successful Migration

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Tashkent – There are two keys to the success of global migration: youth and women. That was the crux of...

Ecuador, IOM, EU Pilot Scheme to Improve Sustainable Development through Migration

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Quito – Ecuador has a rich migration experience as a country of origin, destination and transit for migrants in the...

France Welcomes Final Yazidi Families From Iraq Through Humanitarian Admissions Programme

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Paris, Erbil – One hundred members of Iraq’s Yazidi community arrived safely in Paris, France, on Wednesday (20/11), the International...