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To unify and modernize The UN Migration Agency's brand as part of the UN family, IOM’s Media and Communications Division (MCD) has updated the organization's Brand Guidelines Manual.

The guidelines provide all IOM staff, especially communications and public information officers, consultants and service providers dealing with visibility materials, with the support and guidance they require.

The Guidelines tell us:

Back and Beyond: Portraits of Returned Migrants

The Hague (IOM)Back and Beyond takes a close look at IOM Netherlands’ Migrant Assistance work through six real-life portraits and an in-depth interview with one of the mission’s twenty counsellors.

Back and Beyond includes stories and many pictures produced by migrants themselves. It thus presents our beneficiaries and clients as masters of their destinies and decisions and it clearly illustrates there is no such thing as ‘THE migrant’ – all are different and in need of tailor-made support.