Tag: International Organisation for Migration

UNHCR, IOM insist on common EU approach to migration and asylum

On the eve of the launch of the European Commission’s new Pact on Migration and Asylum, the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) and the International Organisation for Migration are appealing to the EU to ensure a truly joint and principled approach that addressed all aspects of migration and asylum governance.

UNHCR, IOM call for urgent disembarkation of rescued migrants and refugees

The UNHCR and the International Organisation of Migration have called for the disembarkation of over 400 rescued migrants and refugees currently on board three vessels in the central Mediterranean around Malta.

IOM, UNHCR insist on urgent action after 45 die off Libyan...

The International Organisation for Migration and the UNHCR are insisting that search and rescue capacity in the central Mediterranean should be strengthened with urgency after at least 45 migrants and refugees died off the Libyan coast on Monday as they sought to reach safety in Europe.

“Challenges faced by unaccompanied migrant children are growing” – President

The President of Malta Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca said that “challenges faced by unaccompanied migrant children are growing” during her key-note address at the third...