Tag: IOM

IOM projects geared to alleviate human smuggling

IOM projects geared to alleviate human smuggling

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- November 29, 2020

- to improve migrants’ experience The International Organization for Migration (IOM) Guyana is partnering with the Government to improve migrants’ ... Read More

CDC, IOM render support to migrants in Georgetown

CDC, IOM render support to migrants in Georgetown

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 22, 2019

─ providing 24-hour support to migrants at GPF headquarters DPI, Guyana, Friday, March 22, 2019 The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) ... Read More

Shelter operators trained in dealing with TIP victims

Shelter operators trained in dealing with TIP victims

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 13, 2019

– 45 Trafficking In Persons (TIP) victims identified for 2019 ─ Countering-Trafficking Unit recorded and assisted 156 TIP victims in ... Read More

More migrant families receive hampers

More migrant families receive hampers

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 22, 2018

- preparation being made to assist migrants in other communities DPI, Guyana, Saturday, December 22, 2018 Scores of Venezuelan migrant ... Read More

110 hampers delivered to migrants in Region 7

110 hampers delivered to migrants in Region 7

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 15, 2018

- CDC, IOM continue relief exercise DPI, Guyana, Saturday, December 15, 2018 As the influx of Venezuelans continues into Guyana’s ... Read More

Foreign Service Officers receive TIP training

Foreign Service Officers receive TIP training

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 5, 2018

Ministry of Public Security, September 5, 2018 The Ministerial Task Force on Trafficking in Persons has engaged Foreign Service Officers from ... Read More

Govt to set up humanitarian centres for Venezuelan migrants in Region One – Min. Harmon

Govt to set up humanitarian centres for Venezuelan migrants in Region One – Min. Harmon

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 6, 2018

─ Multi-agency committee to be set up ─ Ministry of Public Health to address immunization ─ Department of Citizenship, Guyana ... Read More

Minister Felix announces settlement plan for Venezuelan migrants

Minister Felix announces settlement plan for Venezuelan migrants

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 30, 2018

Georgetown, Guyana — (July 30, 2018) Minister of Citizenship, Mr. Winston Felix, today, said plans are in motion for the ... Read More

IOM and Government to strengthen collaboration

IOM and Government to strengthen collaboration

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 13, 2018

  officials meet with Min. Harmon DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, June 13, 2018 Representatives of the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) ... Read More

IMO consults Guyana on Global Compact for Migration modalities 

IMO consults Guyana on Global Compact for Migration modalities 

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 5, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Monday, February 5, 2018 Today, stakeholders participated in a national consultation on the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly ... Read More

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