Current Projects

  • PROVISION OF TRAINING FOR FIRST-LINE HEALTH PROFESSIONALS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS WORKING AT LOCAL LEVEL WITH MIGRANTS AND REFUGEES

    Funded by the Directorate General for Health and Food Safety of the European Commission (DG SANTE) and the Consumers, Health, Agriculture and Food Executive Agency (Chafea), “Provision of training for first-line health professionals and law enforcement officers working at local level with migrants and refugees” is implemented within a tendered initiative coordinated by GIZ in collaboration with IOM as the overall Technical Team Lead and implementer of the majority of the activities, the Istituto Superiore di Sanità (ISS), École des hautes études en santé publique (EHESP), The Institute of...
  • TandEM: Towards Empowered Migrant Youth in Southern Europe

    With a view to enanching social cohesion in European societies, the International Organization for Migration (IOM), in partnership with the European University Association (EUA) and the Comunità Religiosa Islamica Italiana (COREIS), are implementing the European funded project “TandEM: Towards Empowered Migrant Youth in Southern Europe” in Croatia, Cyprus, Greece, Italy, Malta and Spain. SUMMARY OF THE ACTION Recognizing Southern European countries’ diversity and recent integration experiences, the project contributes to building cohesive societies. TandEM aims at fostering the...
  • Pilot project “Providing Refugee Resettlement Assistance to the Government of the Republic of Croatia”

    Following the European Commission’s Recommendation of 8 June 2015 on a European Resettlement Scheme, 27 Member States together with Dublin Associated States agreed on 20 July 2015 to resettle within two years, through multilateral and national schemes, 22,504 displaced persons from outside the EU who are in clear need of international protection. While some Member States have been engaged in resettlement programmes for many years, this is a first common EU effort on resettlement and for a number of Member States it is their first experience with resettlement. Furthermore on 18 March 2016,...