The approach of the One Room Shelter Programme that IOM Pakistan implemented to meet the recovery needs of affected populations in 2010 marked a move away from the usual emergency response.
Increasingly populist leaders portray migrants as a burden at best or at worst as a threat.
At the UN Summit on 19 September, I had the privilege to speak on ‘International Action and Cooperation: The Way Ahead’.
Moyna Begum, a 32-year old single mother of three children, migrated to Abu Dhabi in search of a better life. What awaited her in this new journey, she considered endlessly.
Sri Lanka - Achieving Universal Health Coverage under the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is currently high on the global health agenda and to attain the goal of ‘Leaving no one behind’, health systems must account for members of every community, including migrants, writes Dr. Davide Mosca, Head of IOM’s Migration Health Division.