"Social Cohesion" at New Years Reception 2020
Our New Year’s reception on 13th February 2020 was well attended by representatives of Embassies, Consulates, Dutch government and several NGOs. The reception’s theme this year was “social cohesion” and the 145 guests listened to a speech by Chief of Mission Antionio Polosa and a short interview with Dr. Niloufar Rahim.
20 Feb 2020
Start new project Connecting Diaspora for Development (CD4D2)
This autumn, IOM the Netherlands will start the second phase of its Connecting Diaspora for Development (CD4D) programme. Through the transfer of knowledge and expertise, CD4D2 engages diaspora to support the development of their countries of origin.
18 Feb 2020
First CD4D2 Task Force Meeting
On Wednesday 29th January, we had the pleasure of inviting our partners to the first Task Force meeting of the new CD4D2 project. In what was an extremely fruitful meeting, we discussed the objectives of the Task Force and how we can collaborate for the continued success of the CD4D2 project.
17 Feb 2020
3035 people decided to return with our assistance in 2019
2019 was a busy year for IOM The Netherlands.
3035 people decided to leave the Netherlands with our assistance. 3035 individual stories, 3035 different needs, and 3035 personal expectations.
To help all these people requires teamwork.
13 Jan 2020
“Stranger in Paradise” Shown on International Migrants Day
Many attended the screening of “Strangers in Paradise”, shown at Humanity House in The Hague on 18 December, International Migrants Day. After the film former Syrian refugee Zakaria Alo and Marieke Mol from the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs shared their views about the image migrants have of Europe.
19 Dec 2019
IOM Works to Help
Ensure the orderly and humane management of migration, to promote international cooperation on migration issues, to assist in the search for practical solutions to migration problems and to provide humanitarian assistance to migrants in need, including refugees and internally displaced people.
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