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Human Trafficking in Eastern Africa

Human Trafficking in Eastern Africa

Trafficking in persons has been a reported problem in Eastern Africa for several years, but atthe time we began our research, few primary research studies that systematically investigateand describe the phenomenon had been published. IOM’s research efforts have focused oninvestigating the facto

by International Organization for Migration - Posted Apr, 19

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In Pursuit of The Southern Dream: Victims of Necessity

In Pursuit of The Southern Dream: Victims of Necessity

Trafficking in persons has been a reported problem in Eastern Africa for several years, but atthe time we began our research, few primary research studies that systematically investigateand describe the phenomenon had been published. IOM’s research efforts have focused oninvestigating the facto

by International Organization for Migration - Posted Apr, 19

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Migration and Gender Volume 2: Developing Migration Policy

Migration and Gender Volume 2: Developing Migration Policy

Until the mid-1980's, migration was regarded as a male phenomenon. Today, women account for almost half of the migrant population globally. Migration is often seen as gender-neutral because it deals with the process of the movement of persons, however, it is infact gender related because migratio

by International Organization for Migration - Posted Apr, 19

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Pastoralism at the Edge

Pastoralism at the Edge

The Drought, Climate Change and Migration assessment was conducted between April and December 2010among pastoralist and mobile communities in Kenya. The purpose of the assessment was to solicit forevidence so as to widen and deepen understanding on climate-related changes and particularly, the ef

by International Organization for Migration - Posted Apr, 19

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Stranded Ethiopian Migrants in Bossasso, North East Somalia/Puntland

Stranded Ethiopian Migrants in Bossasso, North East Somalia/Puntland

Bossasso, Puntland is a port town at the Northeast tip of Africa. For many years,Ethiopian migrants have travelled to Bossasso for the purpose of taking boats acrossthe Gulf of Aden to Yemen and the Arab States in search of economic opportunities.On 8 October 2006, the Puntland Authorities rounde

by Yitna Getachew Yitna - Posted Apr, 19

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Sudan Village Assessment Report

Sudan Village Assessment Report

Initial Village Assessments of BasicInfrastructure and Services in SouthernKordofan and four States in southern Sudan(Northern Bahr El Ghazal, Warrab, Unity and,Western Bahr El Ghazal)March to August 2007 It is estimated that approximately four million people were displaced during the 20years of

by International Organization for Migration - Posted Apr, 19

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Voluntary Assisted Return and Reintegration Programme (VARRP) Reintegration Guidelines 2008

Voluntary Assisted Return and Reintegration Programme (VARRP) Reintegration Guidelines 2008

The reintegration component to the return programme was created in June 2002 to providefinancial support to returnees of the Voluntary Assisted Return and Reintegration Programme(VARRP) implemented by IOM London. On the 19th October, IOM London launched a ‘NewApproach’ for the VARRP, which se

by International Organization for Migration - Posted Apr, 19

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Guidelines for Assisting Victims of Human Trafficking in The East African Region

Guidelines for Assisting Victims of Human Trafficking in The East African Region

Various studies1 have assessed the extent of trafficking in personsin East Africa and have confirmed that human trafficking is not onlyprevalent but also rampant in the East African Region, which is a source,point of transit and destination for trafficked men, women, and childrenfrom Uganda, the

by Mr. Tonny Moses Odera - Posted Apr, 19

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Avian and Human Influenza Livelihood Study among Migrants in Kenya (2011)

Avian and Human Influenza Livelihood Study among Migrants in Kenya (2011)

This study sought to assess the impact of an avian influenza alert or outbreak onlivelihood and food security among poultry and poultry products’ transporters,traders and handlers in Kenya. This was done through mapping out migrantpopulations involved in poultry, identifying the knowledge, prac

by Muthoni M Mwangi - Posted Apr, 19

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Annual Programme Report (2010)

Annual Programme Report (2010)

Within the International Organization for Migration’s (IOM) UrbanMigrant Health Programme Framework, the Eastleigh CommunityWellness Centre currently serves as a platform for piloting startupactivities in partnership with local health authorities. It’s coreobjective is to reduce inequity in h

by International Organization for Migration - Posted Apr, 18

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