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NEWS | 28 March 2019

The 2018 Annual Report of the EU Emergency Trust Fund for Africa is available

The 2018 Annual Report of the EU Emergency Trust Fund for Africa (EUTF for Africa) is now available. It presents the current state of affairs and the achievements of the Trust Fund and provides an overview of programs approved and activities implemented across the three regions up to the...

NEWS | 21 December 2018

Making Strides Towards “Migration with Dignity”: Two Years of the EU-IOM Joint Initiative for Migrant Protection and Reintegration

Bandjou is a tiler from Guinea. He left home to seek work in Libya and stayed for 10 years, earning a living for himself and his family. When violence broke out in Libya, he decided that it was time to go back home and sought assistance to do so. In...

Madagascar's Minister of Defence, General Xavier Béni Rasolofonirina at the BMM Maritime Security Conference. In the back: IOM Regional Director for East and Horn of Africa, Mr Jeffrey LabovtizIOM
NEWS | 03 October 2018

Representatives from East, Horn and Southern Africa discuss priority actions for regional maritime security

95% of all trade in the regions of East, Horn and Southern Africa goes through seaports and other maritime routes. Due to this high amount of incoming traffic, ports across Africa are vulnerable to transnational crime and smuggling. In this context, thirty-five national experts in the field of migration management...

NEWS | 20 June 2018

World Refugee Day belongs to the most vulnerable – the EU stands with them

In 2017 every 2 seconds one person was forced to flee their home due to war, persecution or violence. With millions of people in need on a record high the European Union continues its work with partners around the world to address the humanitarian challenges and to provide long-term