Uusi opas julkaistu: Ulkomaisen kausityövoiman käyttö puutarha-, marjanviljely ja metsämarja-aloilla

IOM Suomi on julkaissut lyhyen oppaan, jonka tarkoituksena on auttaa työnantajia ja yrityksiä ymmärtämään ihmiskauppaa ilmiönä, tunnistamaan sen merkkejä ja ennaltaehkäisemään ihmiskaupan riskiä kausityössä.

IOM 65th Anniversary - A World on the Move

Migration: A Measure of Humanity’s Dignity

IOM rose from the ashes of World War Two 65 years ago. In the battle-scarred continent of Europe, no government alone could help survivors who wanted no more than an opportunity to resume their lives in freedom and with dignity. The first incarnation of IOM was created to resettle refugees during this post-war period.


What is the price of a human being? -campaign

Finland - IOM Helsinki has launched a new counter trafficking public information campaign: “What is the price of a human being?”

Human trafficking in Finland includes labour exploitation and sexual abuse. Reported victims have been both Finnish and foreign nationals.

“The campaign aims to educate the citizens, especially youth about human trafficking and to inform people about responsible consumerism to reduce demand. Raising awareness is key to identify victims,” said IOM Helsinki campaign coordinator Tuija von der Pütten.



  • International Migrants Day: "Safe migration in a world on the move"

    "Safe migration in a world on the move" is the theme of this year’s International Migrants Day, celebrated on Monday. The world needs to come together to protect all migrants wherever they are, countries of origin, transit or destination.

  • IOM Finland opens up discussion on AVRR

    IOM Finland in November organized an afternoon of discussion with civil society actors to open up for a dialogue on Assisted Voluntary Return and Reintegration.

  • Iraq is the biggest country of voluntary return from Finland

     In November 119 persons chose to return to their countries of origin from Finland through IOM's programme for Voluntary Return and Reintegration (AVRR). Of these 90 persons returned to Iraq.

  • Film Festival Time: The Journey

    YK-kino ja Global Migration Film Festival esittävät maanantaina 20.11.2017 klo 18.00 Kino Andorrassa, Helsingissä Matthew Casselin dokumentin ”The Journey” yhteistyössä Suomen YK-liiton kanssa. Dokumentissa seurataan syyrialaisen pakolaisen Aboud Shalhoubin yli 2700 kilometrin pituista matkaa Eurooppaan ja sen halki. Samalla keskustellaan siirtolaisuudesta Euroopasta ja Eurooppaan ennen ja nyt.

  • More returnees are chosing in-kind support

    During October 2017, 116 persons returned from Finland through IOM's Assisted Voluntary Retrn and Reintegration support programme. That is an increase from the previous months. The number of returns since the beginning of the year is 1234. Of those 954 have returned to Iraq. Altogether the number of return countries is 33.