If you are a non-EU citizen, you can benefit from free counselling on residence and life in Slovakia provided at one place by experts from several institutions.Read more
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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- Friday, 24 October 2014 13:05
This article is published only in Slovak language.
Medzinárodná organizácia pre migráciu (IOM) hľadá študentov denného a diaľkového štúdia s ekonomickým zameraním, s výbornou znalosťou slovenského a anglického jazyka, ktorí sú zodpovední, komunikatívni a zaujímajú sa o finančný manažment a o manažment ľudských zdrojov, na troj- až šesťmesačnú stáž na oddelení finančných a ľudských zdrojov v Úrade IOM v Bratislave. Uzávierka prihlášok na stáž je 11. novembra 2014. Viac informácií.
- Tuesday, 21 October 2014 15:51
Are you a non-EU citizen living in Slovakia and do you need an advice on your residence, employment or health insurance issues in Slovakia? Come and join us on 30 October at INFO DAY that will be held in IOM Migration Information Centre (MIC) in Bratislava or in Košice from 12 pm to 4 pm. You can benefit in one place from the free counselling provided by the alien police department, labour and health insurance offices and the legal consultants of the MIC.
- Wednesday, 15 October 2014 08:10
A new group of 120 Somali refugees arrived to Slovakia in September and October 2014. They are accommodated in the Emergency Transit Centre (ETC) in Humenne where they will stay for a maximum period of 6 months. With the assistance of International Organization for Migration (IOM) they will undergo security interviews, medical examinations and cultural orientation courses which will prepare the refugees for life in the country of their resettlement. Afterwards they will be permanently resettled to a country that will receive them and provide them with a new home.
- Tuesday, 14 October 2014 08:00
International Organization for Migration (IOM) launched the information campaign „Don’t become a slave!“ to help victims of trafficking. The campaign runs from October 2014 in the Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia in regions from whichmost of identified victims of trafficking come from. The campaign promotes helplines available to anybody in risk of becoming or has already become a victim of trafficking or who is considering working abroad. 0800 800 818 is the number of Slovak National Helpline for Victims of Trafficking in Human Beings and is toll-free for calls from the Slovak Republic. To reach the helpline from abroad, callers need to call from Slovak SIM card and dial 00421 800 800 818.
Expert lecturers and professionals shared their know-how at the Educational Seminar on Forced Migration – Causes and Possible Solutions
- Thursday, 18 September 2014 14:05
Educational seminar on a selected topic of migration and asylum was organised for the third year by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) as the coordinator of the EMN National Contact Point in the Slovak Republic. This year the seminar was held in Bratislava from 19 – 21 August 2014. It was attended by more than fifty professionals working in the Slovak state and public institutions, academic field as well as non-governmental organisations.