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IOM Finland assisted 19 voluntary returnees in January 2020

5.2.2020 Helsinki

In January 2020, IOM Finland assisted 19 migrants to return voluntarily to their countries of origin. Most beneficiaries returned voluntarily to Iraq, Greece and Russian Federation.

 

Faktatietoa globaalista siirtolaisuudesta ja muuttoliikkeestä

3.2.2020

IOM on julkaissut raportin maailman siirtolaisuudesta ja muuttoliikkeestä. World Migration Report sisältää lukuja ja faktoja siirtolaisuudesta, ja toimii tietopankkina kaikille aiheesta kiinnostuneille.

 

IOM Finland assisted 23 voluntary returnees in December 2019

2.1.2020 Helsinki

In December 2019, IOM Finland assisted 23 persons to return voluntarily from Finland to their countries of origin. This is a slightly lower number than in the same month previous year. In 2019, IOM Finland assisted a total number of 391 beneficiaries to return voluntarily from Finland to 35 countries of origin. Most beneficiaries returned voluntarily to Iraq, Russian Federation and Georgia.

 

International Migrants Day - Recognizing Migration is a Benefit that Works for All

18.12.2019 is International Migrants Day. Read IOM Director General António Vitorino's OpEd about this year's theme, social cohesion: Recognizing Migration is a Benefit that Works for All.

 

 

IOM tekee avustustyötä maailman suurimmalla pakolaisleirillä

IOM Bangladesh Chief of Mission Giorgi Gigauri

17.12.2019 Helsinki

Bangladeshin Cox’s Bazarin kaupungissa on lähes miljoona rohingya-väestöön kuuluvaa pakolaista. Kyseessä on maailman suurin pakolaiskriisi. Rohingyat pakenivat Myanmarista heihin kohdistuvan väkivallan takia.

 

IOM Finland assisted 16 voluntary returnees in November 2019

2.12.2019 Helsinki

In November 2019, IOM Finland assisted 16 persons to return voluntarily from Finland to their countries of origin. This is a slightly higher number than in the same month previous year. In 2019, most beneficiaries have returned voluntarily from Finland to Iraq, Russian Federation and Georgia.

 

Tietoa työnhausta turvapaikanhakijoille

29.11.2019 Helsinki

Töitä etsimässä? -esitteestä on nyt julkaistu päivitetty turvapaikanhakijoille suunnattu versio viidellä eri kielellä. Esite tarjoaa turvapaikanhakijoille perustietoa suomalaisesta työelämästä ja vinkkejä työnhakuun.

 

Global Migration Film Festival is coming to Helsinki and Oulu

20.11.2019 Helsinki

A documentary film called Morabeza, the Force of Movement will be screened in Helsinki and Oulu as part of IOM’s annual Global Migration Film Festival (GMFF).

 

Sustainable reintegration of voluntary returnees requires efforts beyond individual assistance, new IOM report shows

12.11.2019 Helsinki

The reintegration of voluntary returnees from Finland to their countries of origin has been moderately sustainable, according to a survey conducted by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in Finland. While slightly more sustainable outcomes were observed concerning social and psychosocial aspects of returnees’ reintegration, livelihood was a concern for a majority. Some particular reintegration challenges were noted for those who returned to places other than their community of origin.

 

IOM Finland assisted 25 voluntary returnees in October 2019

11.11.2019 Helsinki

In October 2019, IOM Finland assisted 25 persons to return voluntarily from Finland to their countries of origin. This is slightly a lower number than in the same month previous year. In 2019, most beneficiaries returned voluntarily from Finland to Iraq, Russian Federation and Georgia.