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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In February, an IOM Bulgaria team organized trainings on “Gender-based violence among migrants and refugees”, as part of the regional project PROTECT, in Ruse, Varna and Burgas.

On the 28th of February 2020, IOM’s Information Center in Burgas conducted a session with 31 migrants at the Ethnographic Museum.

Free Sofia Tour organized a special tour of the historical centre of Sofia for the unaccompanied minors accommodated in the Safety zones in RRC – Sofia, Voenna Rampa and RRC – Sofia, Ovcha Kupel.