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This week’s flight from Libya was the seventh since January 2017 organized by IOM for Guinean migrants from Libya with a total of 859 migrants assisted so far. Above is a photo of Guinean migrants assisted by IOM last August. File photo: UN Migration Agency (IOM) 2017

Libya: EU/AU Real Migrant Plans Uncovered

Following yesterday’s announcement by the European Union, African Union and United Nations and member states to take collective and unilateral actions to help facilitate...

UNHCR resettles 6 Libyan refugees

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, evacuated today six vulnerable refugee women from Libya to a country that has accepted to resettle them. A second...
Bui hydro-electric dam

Bui residents narrate their story five years on

They live at the shoulders of the 400 megawatts power generation dam. In all seven villages including the Bui Camp, residence for...
Somali security forces

Mali protagonists agree on setting up interim authorities, joint patrols

The head of the committee, Algerian diplomat Ahmed Boutache, told the media at the end of the committee's meeting in Bamako that "the joint...

Potential Environmental Impacts Of Sunyani Water Expansion

The proposed Sunyani Water Supply Expansion Project would cost US$243,450,038.87, Mr Hanson Akutteh Mensah, of the Ghana Water Company Limited (GWCL), has announced. Mr Mensah,...

Bissa Gold Mine Of SA Yet To Commence Resettlement

The Bissa Gold SA mine in Burkina Faso had not begun operations yet when a group of environmental journalists from 11 West African countries...

Senegalese Government spends $11b on displaced residents

The government of Senegal has committed $11 billion to resettle 80,000 residents in its capital Dakar. The beneficiaries have been displaced by the country?s...

IDPs and refugees meet to discuss possible return and resettlement

IDPs, refugees discuss return and resettlement at South Darfur conference EL FASHER (DARFUR), Sudan, March 28, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ ? More than 400 internally...

Ottawa offloading refugee resettlement to private groups

Jordanian Foriegn Minister Nasser Judeh, center and Foreign Minister John Baird, right, visited the Zaatari camp for Syrian refugees in Mafraq, Jordan last...

?Resettlement and land reform, key challenges for the consolidation of peace and stability in...

?Resettlement and land reform, key challenges for the consolidation of peace and stability in Rwanda?GENEVA, Switzerland, July 13, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ ? The...

FCTA spends N15.7bn on resettlement of Gbagyi indigenes

N10.7bn was spent on construction of the houses, and N5bn on the provision of infrastructure The Federal Capital Territory Administration, on Friday, disclosed that...

Resettlement and land reform key challenges for peace in Rwanda – UN expert

UN Special Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing Raquel Rolnik. UN Photo/Ryan Brown A United Nations independent expert today stressed that resettlement and...

Bhutanese refugee who applied for resettlement to the USA tortured

May 14,2012 Rt. Hon. Dr. Baburam BhattaraiPrime Minister of NepalOffice of the Prime Minister and Council of NepalSingh DurbarP.O. Box: 43312KathmanduNepalFax: +977 1 4211 086Email:...

UN welcomes European Union’s adoption of joint resettlement programme for refugees

Young asylum-seekers play in front of a reception and integration centre in Bulgaria. Photo: UNHCR/B.Szandelszky The United Nations refugee agency today welcomed the adoption...

UGANDA: Land row delays resettlement of Congolese refugees

Congolese women wait to be registered at Nteko transition centre in southwestern Uganda KAMPALA, 7 March 2012 (IRIN) - The continued arrival of refugees...

Owabi residents cry for resettlement

Residents of Owabi, a farming community in the Atwima Nwabiagya District of the Ashanti Region, have appealed to the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II,...