UN Migration Agency (IOM) 2017

Adoption date 16/12/2016

Supporting protection and humanitarian repatriation and reintegration of vulnerable migrants in Libya

The overall objective of this programme is to support the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) and NGOs in their efforts, to better protect and assist the most vulnerable migrants, and to help their host communities in Libya.

Main objectives

The specific objectives are to: 1) improve reception of migrants upon disembarkation; 2) ensure minimum decent living standards in targeted detention centres; 3) improve and scale up voluntary humanitarian return (VHF) and reintegration; 4) strengthen migration data and communication on migration flows, routes and trends; and 5) enhance protection and timely access to basic services for most vulnerable migrants, both in detention centers and in communities.

News & Stories

Enregistrement des migrants volontaires au retourOIM
NEWS | 09 April 2018

Voluntary Humanitarian Returns from Libya Continue as Reintegration Efforts Step Up

IOM, the UN Migration Agency, announced on 13/03 that it has assisted 10,171 migrants to return home safely from Libya with support from the European Union, African Union, and the Libyan Government since the scale up of Voluntary Humanitarian Return (VHR) from the country started on 28 November last year....