Jul 5th, 2012
Deepa Panchang “Where you stand,” goes an old Haitian proverb, “depends on where you sit.” This article, the second in a series, will examine aid workers’ stereotypes and prejudices about residents of displacement camps in post-earthquake Haiti, stemming from acute disconnect between NGOs and the peo...
In East Africa
May 13th, 2012
The first group of South Sudanese refugees stranded for months in a camp in Sudan is on its way to the south. About 400 people – out of a total of up to 15,000 – are being taken by bus to Khartoum from where they will be flown to the South Sudanese capital Juba. The […]...
In Press Releases
Dec 16th, 2011
As part of its global efforts to facilitate migration and support governments, IOM will open a Canadian visa application centre (CANVAC) in the West African country of Mali today, 16th December. The centre, to be opened in association with the Canadian Embassy in Bamako, is located at the IOM offices...