In North-East Nigeria, Humanitarian Actors Equip Protection Teams to Tackle Trafficking in Persons in Humanitarian Crisis

Capacity building for Camp Coordination and Camp Management (CCCM)


As part of IOM’s support to strengthening the capacities of the Government of Nigeria and humanitarian actors on displacement management, Capacity Building unit conducted two Training of Trainers on Camp Coordination and Camp Management (CCCM)....

UN Migration Agency Assists 1,102 Nigerian Migrants Return From Libya


Lagos – The UN migration agency (IOM) assisted 166 stranded Nigeria migrants to return from Libya on Wednesday (28/03).

Staff-care and support for humanitarian actors


A joint effort training of “Staff Care and Support for Humanitarian Actors” was held on 21 March 2018, conducted through Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Sub Working Group (MHPSS SWG), IOM Capacity Building Unit and Staff...

UN Migration Agency trains returnees from Libya on Business Skills


Lagos, Nigeria (February 2018): The UN Migration Agency (IOM) has been providing training on...

UN Migration Agency Launches Migrant Resource Center in Benin City, Ni...


Edo State – IOM, the UN Migration Agency, opened on March 5 one migrant resource center (MRC) in Benin City Edo State,...

My voice, an instrument of hope to others


Meet Michael Ikechukwu, a returnee from Libya and a beneficiary of IOM reintegration programme under the joint EUTF- IOM Initiative...

“If you don’t have what it takes to travel properly, it’s not worth it...


Alfred Jr. and his beautiful wife seem like just another ordinary couple. However, they are among the returning migrants who recently arrived from Libya under the IOM’s Voluntary Humanitarian Returns (VHR).

Using creative mediation in psycho-social intervention in Nigeria


In November and December 2017, IOM in North East Nigeria explored using creative mediation as part of its mental health and psychosocial support activities, through...

IOM Nigeria Emergency Response Activities


IOM provides life-saving assistance improving the living condition of the affected population through provision of Non-Food Items (NFI), Shelter and Water, Sanitation