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A Message from the CIO

It feels like yesterday, when having a browser – to connect and to collaborate, was the most exciting thing. And yet here we are today, in the so-called fourth industrial revolution, where mobile technology is driving businesses. It is driving the way we connect, interact, and socialize.

In 2017, we want to make it the year where we bring mobile technology to IOM. This will allow the Organization, migrants, and governments to interact, exchange, and acquire knowledge on migration through mobile technology.

Rural Areas in Hargeisa, Somaliland Receive Improved Access to Health Care Services

Somaliland – As with many post-conflict countries, Somaliland is facing a number of challenges in the health sector including limited access to health care facilities and services especially in the rural areas. The IOM mission in Somalia is committed to improving the health conditions of migrants and host communities through better health service delivery and capacity building by promoting  equal access to migrant-friendly and comprehensive health care services.