International Organization for Migration

International Organization for Migration – Mission in Bulgaria

The International Organization for Migration is the leading intergovernmental organization in the field of migration and is committed to the principle that humane and orderly migration benefits migrants and society. IOM works with its partners in the international community to assist in meeting the growing operational challenges of migration, advance understanding of migration issues, encourage social and economic development through migration and uphold the well-being and human rights of migrants.

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On the occasion of Children’s Day this year, IOM Bulgaria’s teams in the Safety zones for unaccompanied asylum-seeking children organized art workshops for the boys accommodated there.

On the 30th of April IOM Bulgaria started the project “Awareness raising of local communities in areas with significant share of Roma population on asylum and migration issues”.

Since the start of the emergency situation IOM Bulgaria has carried out more than 70 remote consultations in Farsi, Dari, Pashtu, Arabic, Kurdish, and English.