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Shelter Aid from IOM Helps 20,000 in Mozambique in First Weeks of Response to Cyclone Idai

Beira — A total of 37,720 Mozambicans have now received shelter aid in a concerted international response to devastation brought by Cyclone Idai.

IOM Appeals for USD 36.4 Million as Cyclone Idai Response Expands

Maputo – IOM is appealing for USD 36.4 million for the next six months, to respond to the humanitarian needs of an estimated 1.85 million people affected by Cyclone Idai in Mozambique.

IOM Responds to Devastating Cyclone Idai with Shelter Materials and More

Geneva — The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has responded to the deadly Cyclone Idai, which has taken over 500 lives across Zimbabwe, Mozambique and Malawi. 

IOM, UN Partners Collaborate with Mozambican Authorities to Enhance Migrant Workers’ Protection

Maputo – The UN Migration Agency (IOM), International Labour Organization (ILO) and the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), are collaborating today to enhance the

IOM, UNICEF, Mozambique Host First Ever Forum to Fight Trafficking of People with Albinism in Southern Africa

Mozambique - Children living with albinism in Southern Africa face discrimination and abuse, often culminating in abduction, murder or human trafficking. 

“Healthy Holidays” Campaign Boosts Access to HIV/AIDS, TB Screenings for Migrant Workers, Families in Mozambique

Mozambique - IOM’s third edition of a holiday health campaign, targeting migrant mine workers returning home to Mozambique’s Gaza Province for the holiday period, ended yesterday (05/01).

Ethiopian Migrants Stranded in Mozambique Return Home with IOM

Mozambique - A group of Ethiopians who became stranded in Mozambique en route to South Africa returned home yesterday with the assistance of IOM.

IOM, Mozambique Prosecutor General’s Office Work to Counter Human Trafficking

Mozambique - IOM and  Mozambique’s Prosecutor General’s Office (PGR) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding to provide a framework for closer cooperation in preventing and combating human trafficking, as well as protecting and assisting victims.