Category: Human interest

“Migrants’ Rights are Human Rights” IOM Regional Director Tells Asian Human Rights Forum

Dignity, protection and the promotion of the human rights of all migrants, at all stages of their journeys, were stressed by IOM Regional Director Argentina Szabados at the inaugural Asian Human Rights conference held in Samarkand, Uzbekistan.

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First IOM Member State Forum on a Comprehensive Approach to Resettlement and Complementary Pathways to Europe

The need for a comprehensive approach; a continuum of care in resettlement; and complementary protection pathways to Europe for refugees and migrants in vulnerable situations was the focus of the IOM Member State Forum, the first of its kind held by the UN Migration Agency, and co-hosted with the Government of Belgium in Brussels this week.