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IOM & Stop the Traffik to Deliver Pan-London Modern Slavery Awareness Pilot

IOM and Stop the Traffik have been awarded a project to develop, pilot and evaluate multi-disciplinary modern slavery awareness training to meet the needs of frontline and ancillary professionals working in key agencies across London. The initiative has been jointly coordinated by the London Association of Directors of Adult Social Services (LondonAdass), the Metropolitan Police and the NHS.

New website FromSkills2Work Promotes Labour Participation

IOM has launched a European digital platform to improve labour market access of refugeeswww.FromSkills2Work.eu  The website offers information on services, organizations, projects and initiatives that support the identification of skills, knowledge and competencies of beneficiaries of international protection with a focus on nine EU member states: Belgium, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain and the United Kingdom. 

Diversity is Destiny! We Make our Future and Diversity Makes Us

Cultural diversity is the driving force of modern life, has a crucial role in development and underpins the wealth of nations. We will celebrate it this week by observing World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development.

Celebrating women who can inspire hope, change and progress

Just recently, on March 8th, the world marked International Women’s Day (IWD) around the globe. This is a day set aside to celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. In the UK context, IWD also offers a chance to pause and consider the role of migrant women in British society.

IOM Supports World Health Day 2017: “Depression: Let’s Talk”

IOM is pleased to observe this week World Health Day 2017, and hail its importance to migrants worldwide. The theme chosen for World Health Day 2017, celebrated today (7 April), is: “Depression: Let’s Talk”. IOM remains committed to reducing the burden of migration-linked stressors and in addressing depression as a global problem

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