International Organization for Migration (IOM) is the leading international, inter-governmental organization in the field of migration. It acts in accordance with the principle that humane and orderly migration benefits both migrants and society. IOM has been active in Slovakia since 1996 where it continuously implements various projects and activities in the areas of migrant integration, assisted voluntary returns, counter trafficking, resettlement of migrants and coordination of the European Migration Network activities.
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- Thursday, 04 September 2014 14:00
This article is published only in Slovak language.
Medzinárodná organizácia pre migráciu (IOM) hľadá na trojmesačnú stáž na oddelení boja proti obchodovaniu s ľuďmi (Counter-Trafficking – CT) študentov denného a diaľkového štúdia sociálnej práce, psychológie, medzinárodných vzťahov, sociológie alebo vzdelávania, s výbornou znalosťou slovenského a anglického jazyka, ktorí sú samostatní a zaujímajú sa o témy migrácie a obchodovania s ľuďmi. Uzávierka prijímania žiadostí o stáž je 21. 9. 2014. Predpokladaný nástup na stáž je v priebehu októbra 2014. Ak máte záujem o túto stáž v IOM Bratislava, prečítajte si viac informácií.
- Thursday, 14 August 2014 15:42
The IOM Migration Information Centre (MIC) published the new brochure Welcome to Slovakia that in the Slovak, English and Russian language provides foreigners with basic information about Slovakia prior to their arrival and about their first steps in the country. You can find here information and practical advice about stay and employment of foreigners; about education system, health care, social security system and other important aspects of living in Slovakia. The brochure also includes an overview of important contacts and institutions.
- Wednesday, 13 August 2014 08:55
Advisory days One-Stop Shop for migrants from outside the EU will be regularly organized every last Thursday of the month simultaneously on the premises of the IOM Migration Information Centre (MIC) in Bratislava and Kosice. One-Stop Shop means that migrants can obtain in one place comprehensive and free advice from the alien police department, labour and health insurance offices and the legal consultants of the MIC. The first of a series of One-Stop-Shops will be held on Thursday, 25 September 2014 from 12:00 until 16:00 in MIC in Bratislava and Kosice. You can find more information on the MIC website.
- Tuesday, 12 August 2014 08:10
The IOM Migration Information Centre (MIC) is seeking to expand its cooperation with migrant communities in Slovakia and is looking for people who:
- Monday, 11 August 2014 07:57
IOM launched a worldwide social media campaign #MigrationMeans. You are invited to contribute to the campaign with your own view of what migration means to you and how it has changed your life. Get involved and publish your photos and videos on Facebook or Twitter, using the #MigrationMeans hashtag. The campaign runs from 18 June 2014 and will culminate in December on the International Migrants Day. Read more.