DjiboutiGIZ
NEWS | 22 October 2020

BMM regional CSO network publishes brief on how #COVID19AffectsMigrants and human trafficking in the Horn of Africa

Due to border closures and public hygiene measures, COVID-19 has a deep impact on the population as a whole, and especially on the most vulnerable populations, such as migrants. Due to closed borders, some migrants are stranded and others are looking for other possibilities to leave or enter a...

| 16 October 2020

EUTF-supported life-saving evacuation flights from Libya resumed

Last night a group of 153 vulnerable refugees and asylum-seekers have been evacuated out of Libya to the Emergency Transit Mechanism (ETM) in Niger. This UNHCR-chartered...

| 16 October 2020

World Food Day: the EU supports the scaling up of food aid in Libya

Today is World Food Day.

The coronavirus has aggravated the dire situation of refugees & asylum seekers in Libya. The EU has recently supported the scaling up of food aid for thousands of refugees & asylum seekers in Tripoli, Zawiya, Misrata & Zwara, in partnership with UNHCR and WFP. Preventing...

Since 2016, the Better Migration Management (BMM) programme supports the Kenyan government to establish a national referral system to address the needs of victims of trafficking and vulnerable migrants. Fifaliana Joy Pixabay
NEWS | 15 October 2020

BMM supports estabilishment of Kenya's referral system for victims of trafficking and fosters cross-border cooperation for better protection

‘In Somaliland, I came across young girls who were trafficked and ended up as sex workers. Some of these girls are given away by their parents to brokers who promise them better opportunities for their daughters. But reality is different, they are kept in houses for commercial sexual exploitation...

Early this month, Sudan's civilian-led Transitional Government and the Sudan Revolutionary Movements signed a Peace Agreement aimed at ending decades of war in which hundreds of thousands died. EU
NEWS | 13 October 2020

Sudan celebrates peace agreement to end decades of war

Early this month, Sudan's civilian-led Transitional Government and the Sudan Revolutionary Movements signed a Peace Agreement aimed at ending decades of war in which hundreds of thousands died. This historic achievement will pave the way for inclusive and comprehensive peace in Sudan.

At the request of the Sudanese...

Djibouti
NEWS | 13 October 2020

Horn of Africa: First Gold Certified Trainers in anti-money laundering and countering the financing of terrorism speak about their experience

The Anti-Money Laundering/Countering the Financing of Terrorism (AML CFT) Gold Certified Trainers programme provides technical trainings for members of Financial Intelligence Units, Law Enforcement Agencies, Prosecutors, Judiciary, Asset Recovery, Intelligence and Regulatory Bodies from the Great Horn of Africa region. After robust evaluation procedures, the programme granted over 50...

Les communautés renforcées sur leur résilience à travers le programme RESILACAFD
NEWS | 13 October 2020

Les communautés renforcées sur leur résilience à travers le programme RESILAC

La Coordination nationale du projet de redressement éco¬nomique et social inclusif du Lac Tchad (RESILAC), financé par l’Agence française de développement (AFD) et l’Union européenne (UE) est en cours de mise en oeuvre dans la région de l’Extrême Nord a tenu le mardi 8 septembre dernier dans la salle de...

Mental Health and Psychosocial Support for Returnees in West and Central Africa IOM
NEWS | 12 October 2020

Mental Health and Psychosocial Support for Returnees in West and Central Africa

The complex, multidimensional process of reintegration requires to consider the various factors impacting an individual’s reintegration, including economic, social and psychosocial factors across the individual, community and structural dimensions.

It is therefore important to have a holistic perspective on how well-being is affected during the reintegration process and to understand...

Des acteurs économiques au service de leurs communautés ACTED
NEWS | 09 October 2020

Des acteurs économiques au service de leurs communautés

Djindé et Daouda sont Agents Prestataires de Service dans la région de Matam (nord du Sénégal). Ils racontent leur histoire au service de leur communauté.

Les Agents Prestataires de Services sont des commerçants dont le rôle est de fournir du matériel subventionné de qualité aux bénéficiaires du projet, souvent éloignés...

Call for proposal: innovative approaches and best practices on mobility and border management in Ghana IMPD
NEWS | 07 October 2020

Call for proposal: innovative approaches and best practices on mobility and border management in Ghana

The Strengthening Border Security in Ghana (SBS Ghana) project, funded by European Union Emergency Trust Fund for Africa (EUTF), has launched the Demand Driven Facility (DDF) Call for Proposals - Support to innovative approaches and best practices on mobility and border management. 

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