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World Migration Report 2020 Launched

On  the 27th of November, IOM published its tenth edition of the World Migration Report.

"IOM has an obligation to demystify the complexity and diversity of human mobility” Director General...

Balkan Exchange Week

From 4 to 8 November 2019, IOM Belgium together with Caritas International and Fedasil, organized a Balkan exchange week.

Congress: Sustainable Entrepreneurship in Africa

In partnership with IOM, Ondernemers voor Ondernemers (OvO) organizes a congress on sustainable entrepreneurship in Africa on the 29th of November 2019.


I am A Migrant

“i am a migrant” is the UN Migration Agency’s platform to promote diversity and inclusion of migrants in society. It’s specifically designed to support...


TandEM – Towards Empowered Migrant Youth in Southern Europe aims to build a bridge between migrant and local youth to promote dialogue, mutual understanding and cohesion in ...

Holding on - A virtual experience of internal experience

The Holding On exhibition showcases the stories of internally displaced people by asking them to reflect on their most cherished possessions.


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Belgium and IOM Collaborate To Reduce High Costs of Money Transfers to Developing Countries

Brussels — Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Development Cooperation Alexander De Croo joins forces with IOM, the UN Migration Agency, to build a comprehensive price comparison app for international money transfers (remittances). The collaboration between Belgium and IOM must provide users with objective information about the transfer rates. Today many providers offer remittances services at very high rates. This Saturday 16 June is the International Day of Family Remittances.