Online Medical Appointment System MyMedical
MyMedical was developed to simplify the appointment process for migrants by providing a quick and convenient means of scheduling pre-departure health assessments with IOM MHACs.
Humanitarian Aid Urgently Required in Areas Affected by Conflict in Syria: IOM Director General
The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is deeply concerned by the rapidly deteriorating humanitarian situation in northern Syria, where heavy fighting is displacing hundreds of thousands of civilians. Read more
Online Appointment Health Assessment System
Migrants in Pakistan can now use the platform to schedule their pre-departure health assessments online. They can also access information concerning their upcoming health assessments on MyMedical , as well as contact information for IOM Migration Health Assessment Centres (MHACs) worldwide.
IOM Steps Up Response in the Bahamas After Hurricane Dorian Devastation
As search and rescue operations continue in Abaco and Grand Bahama, islands in the Bahamas devastated last week by Hurricane Dorian, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) is moving quickly to mobilise resources to assist rehabilitation efforts. Yesterday (09/09), IOM started the distribution of 1,000 tarpaulin coats in Marsh Harbour – the largest urban centre in Abaco. Read more
IOM, UNHCR and UNICEF Urge European States to Boost Education for Refugee and Migrant Children
Three UN agencies are calling on European States to increase resources and practical support for their school systems to ensure all refugee, asylum-seeking and migrant children can access and stay in quality education. Read more | Download the Advocacy Brief
International Forum on Migration Statistics (IFMS)
The International Forum on Migration Statistics (IFMS) is a unique, global platform devoted to improving data on migration in all its dimensions. Organised by the International Organization for Migration (IOM), Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA) Read more
Talk to IOM Friend in Pakistan
Do you want to return to Pakistan and need counselling?
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IOM Pakistan Celebrate International Women's Day 2019
IOM as an organization has come a long way from the time when women were feared by speaking up or standing their ground on principle
IOM Data Report on Pakistan | 2017 - June 2018
This is the first IOM Regional Data Report on Asia and the Pacific. This statistical product highlights the complex migration trends that characterize this region of the world. The report is predominantly based on IOM primary data collection activities and covers the whole 2017 and the first six months of 2018. Read more
IOM in collaboration with downstream partners provide improved access to basic WASH facilities to vulnerable communities of Sindh.
Under-construction shelters in Chitral the most vulnerable communities that lost their homes during last year’s floods are being supported to build back safer by the IOM-led Natural Disasters Consortium.
Resettlement Movement and Operations
Cultural orientations for Canada and Australia continue around the year in Islamabad, Lahore, Karachi, Peshawar and Quetta.
IOM’s Health Assessment Centers in Islamabad, Lahore, Karachi and Mirpur have been providing health and travel health assessment services to migrants and refugees moving to the United Kingdom, United States of America, Australia, Canada and New Zealand since 2007.
Shelter support and technical trainings in flood-affected areas equip vulnerable families with the skills required to reconstruct safer shelters integrating Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) components.
Majority of Undocumented Afghan families returning from Pakistan to Afghanistan travel in one or more trucks together with all their household assets.
Female beneficiaries are actively engaged in the process of shelter reconstruction, acquiring knowledge and skills to enhance resilience for the future.
IOM supported populations affected by floods between 2010 and 2012 to build back safer through its Early Recovery Shelter Programme.
Resettlement, Movement and Operations
Pre-consular support services are another key element of a multi-pronged approach to migration management.
Migration Management and Counter-Trafficking
IOM Country Office in Islamabad organized a workshop on Counter Trafficking and Migrant Smuggling under the Australian Government funded project ‘Strengthening Reception Capacity of Immigration Authorities in Pakistan.'
IOM Migration Health
Migration health assessments contribute substantially to addressing the health needs of migrants and refugee, benefiting both hosting and destination communities.
Resettlement Movement and Operations
IOM provides airport assistance to migrants returning from various countries.
Since 2009, IOM’s Humanitarian Communications Unit has worked with humanitarian and government partners to disseminate critical information for displaced persons regarding registration, access to assistance and support for return.
Three years of extreme flooding in southern Pakistan between 2010 and 2012 caused damage and destruction to 3 million homes, affecting 18 million people in 78 districts.
IOM provided shelter repair kits and blankets to families affected by the complex emergency upon their return to Tirrah Valley in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) to support recovery and prevent exposure to extreme winter temperatures.
Hand pumps rehabilitated in flood-affected areas are built on raised platforms and closer to communities to reduce distance to water sources.
At the request of the Government of Pakistan, IOM initiated its activities in Pakistan in 1981 to support the influx of Afghan migrants into the country. Pakistan has been a Member State of IOM since 1992, and in October 2000 the Government of Pakistan and IOM signed a Cooperation Agreement.