One day I went out to the market on my own and some men asked to see my documents. I didn’t have the right documents, so they took me to an immigration detention center, deported me and banned me from returning to Russia for 5 years.
Somalia - On 8 October the International Organization for Migration (IOM), with funding from the US Department of State Bureau of Population, Refugee and Migration (PRM), supported a dialogue and debate forum on migration in Puntland. The debate was organized by the Ministry of Education and Higher Education (MEHE), and held at the Puntland State University.
Imagine for a moment that you are a border guard. You attended a training academy in your country where you had learned how to inspect people’s passports, interview travelers, and investigate crimes
With funding from The King Salman Humanitarian Aid And Relief Centre, IOM supports community leaders in Bossaso to provide sustainable assistance to Somali returnees fleeing ongoing war in Yemen, IDPs and affected communities.
It is the night of November 7, 2013. The winds are howling deafeningly against the windows. The lights are flickering. Phone screens are lit, with everyone monitoring the latest developments on Typhoon Haiyan.