IOM: Most Victims Trafficked Internationally Cross Official Border Points

Geneva – On the occasion of World Day against Trafficking in Persons (30/07), new data released by IOM, the UN Migration Agency, show that in the last ten years, almost 80 per cent of journeys undertaken by victims trafficked internationally cross through official border...

World Day against Trafficking in Persons - 2018

With Public and Private Sectors at Odds, Traffickers Win. Let’s work together to protect its victims.

By William Lacy Swing, IOM Director General

IOM, UNODC, EU start a new project to boost the economic exchanges between Jordan and Iraq

On Tuesday 24th of July a delegation of the European Union headed by the Ambassador of the EU to Jordan, H.E.

Statement by Anders Pedersen, UN Resident & Humanitarian Coordinator in Jordan, on Latest U.N. Humanitarian Assistance to Displaced Syrians Fleeing heavy violence in Southwest Syria

4 July, Amman, Jordan - The United Nations is deeply alarmed about the violence in southern
Syria, which is forcing families to flee their homes and has caused civilian deaths and damage to

Kenyan Delegation’s Study Visit to Counter Trafficking Facilities in Jordan

Amman - 24 April 2018, The UN Migration Agency (IOM) office in Jordan, received the visit of a Kenyan delegation to discuss the challenges and best practices in combating trafficking in persons in Jordan.

World Malaria Day - Fighting Malaria in Remotes Regions of Yemen through an Amman Managed Regional Project

The Middle East Response (MER) Programme is an innovative multi-country approach managed from IOM Amman, Jordan, since January 2017 and supported by the Global Fund.

IOM, Jordanian authorities share experiences on border management in the region

On Monday 23 April, IOM brought together representatives from different Ministries of the Jordanian government and IOM specialists on border management.

UN Migration Agency, Japan Help 1,500 Syrian Families Survive Winter

Amman – This week, IOM, the UN Migration Agency, and its partner NICCOD, a Japanese Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), distributed cash assistance to 1,500 Syrian female headed households or families having at least one member living with disabilities in Zarqa, Jordan.

The UN undertakes aid delivery at the Berm based on approval by the Government of Jordan for exceptional delivery of assistance to Syrians

Amman, Jordan 10 January 2018 – The UN has resumed aid delivery to an estimated 50,000 Syrians (10,000 families) who remain stranded at Rukban, near Jordan’s north-eastern border with Syria.