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  • Navigaattori, Navigator, Pre-Departure Orientation

    Early integration benefits us all

    Successful integration contributes towards peaceful coexistence in communities. However, integration is a complex and longstanding process. Isn’t it then beneficial to start it as early as possible? The challenge in Finland is how to go about achieving effective early integration.


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.