Safe and Humane Transportation Assistance for Syrians
Since the beginning of the Syrian crisis, more than 4.3 million people have fled the country and 13.5 million are in need of humanitarian assistance inside Syria. As of December 2015, IOM has provided safe and humane transportation and reception assistance to 474,193 Syrians who have crossed the border into Jordan.
Fiji - At 6.00am the cargo freight plane appeared on the horizon of first light. There were whoops and cheers all round. In a matter of minutes this tangible excitement soon dissolved as serious discussions about unloading and transport ensued.
Consultant Tanya Odom answers questions about our unconscious biases.
Bangladesh – As the first female driver in the IOM Mission in Bangladesh, Masuma Shemu has paved the way for other women to break into male dominated professions and help strike down gender discrimination in the work place.
Geneva, Switzerland – On International Women’s Day 2016, IOM reaffirms its unwavering commitment to gender equality and empowerment for women.