Events

IOM trained officials of Senegal’s Direction de la Protection Civile on key aspects of managing large population flows and assisting migrants in times of crisis. Trainees also reached representatives of other governmental institutions, as well as civil society actors.

Ethiopian government officials continue to build their capacity to respond to large migrant flows and assist migrants during a crisis.

Twenty-six representatives from the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Cambodia, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Thailand and Viet Nam recently came together in Tokyo for a regional workshop on consular contingency planning.

Sixteen participants, including 14 government officials from the Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation, the Ministry of Labour and the Ministry of Social Development and Human Security, as well as two representatives from the Thai Red Cross, came together from the five northern provinc

IOM continued to support the government of United Republic of Tanzania to better prepare for and respond to crises with a mobility component.

Officials from Central Asian consular services and emergency response agencies were trained on “Protecting Nationals Abroad in the Context of Crisis Situations”. Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan attended.

In collaboration with IOM Azerbaijan, the MICIC team facilitated a segment on crisis management for the Workshop on the Consular Reference Manual for Senior Officials from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, held in Baku on November 29 and 30.

IOM Djibouti, in collaboration with its counterparts in the Djibutian Government, organized a two-day workshop on "Protecting migrants in emergencies in Djibouti" on September 25 and 26. The event, held in Djibouti city, was attended by 13 government officials over the two days.

La OIM, el Organismo de las Naciones Unidas para la Migración, desarrolló un taller con instituciones públicas y organizaciones de sociedad civil que operan en el sur de Honduras para brindar la asistencia adecuada a poblaciones migrantes en contextos de emergencias.

Ciudad de Guatemala - La OIM, el Organismo de las Naciones Unidas para la Migración, en coordinación con el Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores (MINEX), la Coordinadora Nacional para la Reducción de Desastres (CONRED) y la Dirección General de Migración (DGM), reunió a la Red C