The UN Refugee Agency’s annual Global Trends study found 68.5 million people had been driven from their homes across the world at the end of 2017, more people than the population of Thailand. Refugees who have fled their countries to escape conflict… Read More ›
IOM, the UN Migration Agency says the military offensive on Yemen’s busy port city of Hodeidah, which began on Wednesday (13/08), is putting the lives of 600,000 people at risk, urged restraint and calls for respect of International Humanitarian Law.
The Auditor-General’s 2016 Report on the Public Accounts of Sierra Leone has been tabled in Parliament on Tuesday 12th June, 2018. As the guardian of public funds, the Auditor-General checks government’s performance to ensure that funds are used for their… Read More ›
IOM, the UN Migration Agency has welcomed the decision by Spain to offer a safe harbour to over six hundred migrants – including scores of children and seven pregnant women – who have been waiting aboard a rescue vessel since… Read More ›
The African Union-United Nations Hybrid Mission in Darfur “must change” in accordance with the shifting realities on the ground, the Organization’s top peacekeeping official said on Monday, highlighting the need to “closely link” the mission’s drawdown to the scaling up… Read More ›
Tragedy struck migrants trying to cross from the Horn of Africa to find employment in Yemen and the Gulf, when their vessel capsized in high waves as it approached its destination in the early hours of 6 June. UN… Read More ›
The UN Migration Agency on Monday helped some 101 Ethiopian migrants leave Yemen through Hudaydah Port as clashes grew closer to the area. The migrants are currently travelling via the Gulf of Aden to Djibouti, which they will transit through… Read More ›