Migration Management

Migration Management

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

IOM has launched a four-year, EUR 18 million project with funding from the European Commission's Directorate-General for International Cooperation and Development (DG DEVCO) to support returnees and host communities across Afghanistan.

Friday, February 24, 2017

IOM has organized an event in Kabul to recognize contributions made to the development of Afghanistan by qualified Afghans who returned from Iran through IOM’s “Return of Qualified Afghans” (RQA) programme.

Friday, November 18, 2016

IOM on Thursday (17/11) repatriated 25 Bangladeshi migrant workers who had been stranded in Afghanistan after months of living in jail-like conditions.

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has announced it will contribute USD 10 million to IOM to help to end the exploitation of men, women, and children subjected to forced labour and trafficking for sexual purposes in Afghanistan.

Friday, December 4, 2015

Unaccompanied minors make up the largest group of vulnerable Afghans returning from Iran, yet the needs of the children who make this dangerous cross-border journey are often overlooked.

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Afghanistan’s Ministry of Refugees and Repatriation, with the support of IOM, has launched a comprehensive database that will be used to record vital information on

Sunday, May 10, 2015

The Ministry of Refugees and Repatriation of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) signed a Memorandum of Understanding today in Kabul.

Sunday, March 15, 2015

IOM’s CHEF Programme Provides Training Facility for Midwives in Bamyan Province. Infant and maternal mortality rates in Afghanistan are among the highest in the world, and only 16% of women are attended by trained personnel during pregnancy, particularly in rural areas. Ensuring that Afghanistan has the human resources it needs to provide sustainable health care services is a priority for the government and for IOM.

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Bringing skilled workers home to Afghanistan has been a key aspect of IOM’s activities in the war-torn country.

Sunday, November 16, 2014

In response to reported incidents of human trafficking along the Afghanistan-Pakistan border, IOM facilitated a workshop on counter-trafficking from 10-11 November for officials and community leaders in Afghanistan’s Khost province.