Switzerland – Empathy refers to the ability to take the perspective of another person, to experience their unique situation, staying away from judgment and recognising emotion in that other person.
A couple of years ago British film director Daniel Mulloy was in Kosovo, where a chance encounter inspired a BAFTA-winning film, proudly supported by IOM and its sister UN agencies.
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UNSOM reported that 106 Somali refugees fleeing conflict in Yemen arrived in Mogadishu, Somalia. IOM facilitated their return with the support of the King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre and UNHCR.
Iraq - At the end of each day Farah religiously deleted all text messages, names and numbers from her phone. She then wrapped her SIM card with cling film and squeezed it into the seal of her bathroom window sill, writes Hala Jaber.
In December 2016, the International Organization for Migration (IOM), with support from the European Union, held two trainings on investigation skills for police officers in Somalia.