Tag Archives | International Organization for Migration (IOM)

IOM Emergency Unit Assists IDPs from Tal Afar

This past week the International Organization for Migration (IOM), the UN Migration Agency, sent emergency teams from its Erbil, Iraq, mission to provide front-line non-food item (NFI) assistance to an informal settlement of internally displaced persons (IDPs). The settlers are principally nomadic herders fleeing ISIL’s last remaining major stronghold in Iraq: Tal Afar. Following the fall […]

New Career Opportunities in Iraq

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraq: Senior IT Assistant, World Bank Political Affairs Officer (P-3), United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) Political Affairs Officer (P-4), United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) Cleaner, United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) National Emergency Preparedness and Response Officer, United Nations […]

New Career Opportunities in Iraqi Kurdistan

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraqi Kurdistan: WASH Technical Advisor, Relief International WASH Specialist, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Access and Partnership Officer, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Country Security Manager, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Monitoring & Evaluation Coordinator, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Consultant-Project Officer (Psychosocial) (two positions), International Organization for […]

Soaring Temperatures Next Challenge for Mosul IDPs

It was hard enough coping with flight from conflict-hit areas during the winter months. Now, for the hundreds of thousands of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) from Mosul, summer heat is the new challenge. Having survived ISIL, most families are now bracing themselves to battle their second most dangerous enemy – the sizzling sun and the […]

New Career Opportunities in Iraq

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraq: Information Analysis and Reporting Specialist, UN Development Programme (UNDP) Program Assistant – Engineering Quality Control/Quality Assurance, International Organization for Migration (IOM) Engineer – Quick Impact Project (QIPs), International Organization for Migration (IOM) Programme Assistant-Emergency Livelihood, International Organization for Migration (IOM) Urban Planner, International […]

New Career Opportunities in Iraqi Kurdistan

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraqi Kurdistan: Roving Sub-National Cluster Coordinator, Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development (ACTED) WASH Technical & Consortium Coordinator, Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development (ACTED) Finance Intern, Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development (ACTED) Programme Support Officer (PDSU), International Organization for Migration (IOM) Roving […]

New Career Opportunities in Iraq

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraq: Logistician, Cooperazione Internazionale Fondazione (COOPI) National Security Officer, United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) Heavy Vehicle Operator, United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) Information Systems Assistant, United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) Chief of Mission, International Organization for Migration (IOM) […]

New Career Opportunities in Iraqi Kurdistan

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraqi Kurdistan: MEAL Coordinator, Oxfam Multi-Purpose Cash Assistance Program Manager, Action contre la Faim – ACF International Logistics Assistant – Warehouse, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) General Coordinator Assistant, Médecins du Monde Project Coordinator (Camp Coordination and Camp Management (CCCM), International Organization for Migration (IOM) […]

IOM Iraq Publishes Community Stabilization Handbook

IOM Iraq’s Community Stabilization Handbook, published last week, provides an overview of the situation in 15 Iraqi governorates, including 51 communities, and of the achievements of IOM’s Transition and Recovery initiatives in Iraq. More than 3 million Iraqis are currently displaced by the crisis, which began in January 2014. The presence of displaced persons places additional pressure on […]

Fears for 750,000 Civilians in Western Mosul

Humanitarians fear for the 750,000 civilians in western Mosul 100 days after military operations to retake Mosul started, humanitarian partners are expressing deep concern about the plight of the estimated 750,000 civilians who are currently living in the western sections of the city where fighting is expected to start in coming weeks. “We are relieved […]

IOM Business Support Programmes Assist Displaced Iraqis

The International Organization for Migration (IOM)’s work in community stabilization is assisting Iraqis affected by displacement and conflict to generate their own income and engage in meaningful work. This past week, IOM provided 47 displaced Iraqis with business support packages in Risafa, Baghdad. This livelihood assistance was funded by the Government of Canada and supported […]

New Career Opportunities in Iraqi Kurdistan

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraqi Kurdistan: Programme Manager-Roving, Save the Children Child Protection Technical Advisor, Save the Children Field Manager-Ninewa Governorate, Save the Children MEAL Coordinator, Action contre la Faim – ACF International Deputy Country Director, Action contre la Faim – ACF International Monitoring and Evaluation Officer, International […]