Tag Archives | International Organization for Migration (IOM)

Migrants Missing in Libya "a Matter of Gravest Concern"

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) expresses grave concerns for the fate of hundreds of migrants returned to Libya by the coast guard this year who are now unaccounted for. According to recent government figures, roughly 1,500 people are currently detained in 11 state-run Directorate for Combatting Illegal Migration (DCIM) centres, some for many years, […]

Ensuring access to Clean Water in Sabha

Libya: Ensuring access to clean water to promote health for communities in Sabha To overcome the burdens on community members, to mitigate the adverse health and environmental impacts and to contribute to the improved quality of life, the EU together with its partner IOM has supplied the General Water and Waste Water Company (GWWC) in […]

IOM Briefs on Support to Libyan Health and Local Authorities

IOM Director Briefs U.S. Ambassador on Support to Libyan Health and Local Authorities US Ambassador Norland participated in a virtual briefing on April 2 led by the Chief of Mission of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) for Libya, Federico Soda, who provided an update on IOM's crucial and lifesaving assistance to Libya's most vulnerable […]

Call for Proposal: Study on Smuggling of Migrants

By John Lee. IOM Libya Research has recently advertised a call for proposal to conduct a Study on Smuggling of Migrants and Trafficking in Persons in Libya in partnership with UNODC and UNICEF. Applications and proposals can be submitted following instructions here. Deadline for submission: 10 February 2020 (Source: UNGM)

New Career Opportunities in Libya

By John Lee. The following career opportunities in Libya have been recently advertised: ECE teachers, International Rescue Committee (IRC) Health Promotion Mentor, International Rescue Committee (IRC) Nurse, International Rescue Committee (IRC) Pharmacist Officer, International Rescue Committee (IRC) Health Information Management Systems Mentor - Misrata, International Rescue Committee (IRC) Monitoring and Evaluation Officer, International Organization for Migration […]

Tenders from IOM

By John Lee. The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has advertised new tenders: Providing Emergency Ration Kits Winter Clothing (Source: National Oil Corporation)

IOM, UN Welcome Consensus on Need for Action on Libya

Joint Statement: IOM Director General António Vitorino and UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi Tuesday’s discussions in Paris with European States on addressing the situation on the Mediterranean Sea, and preventing loss of life in Libya, are welcome and much-needed. The violence in Tripoli in recent weeks has made the situation more desperate than […]