Sunday, August 19, 2018

Exploited, hated, killed: The lives of African fruit pickers

Thousands of Africans pick fruit and vegetables for a pittance as supermarkets profit, and face violent abuse Drame Madiheri is a Malian crop-picker in Italy's...

Somali refugee model graces cover of Teen Vogue in a hijab

Twenty-year-old Halima Aden is making her mark as a Somali-American model who has made it a point of keeping true to her roots in...

Hundreds of migrants turned away by Italy arrive in Spain

After more than a week at sea, hundreds of migrants turned away by Italy danced and sang as their ships arrived in the Spanish...

‘Leave now, pay later’ migration scams lure Somali teens to their deaths

"They tell them they can just leave and don't have to pay anything. But then they trap them and beat them until we send...

IOM Trains Border Control Officials on Search and Rescue in Berbera, Somaliland

Berbera – IOM, the UN Migration Agency, last week (28/02-01/03) trained 29 Somaliland border control officials on search and rescue (SAR). Facilitated by IOM’s Africa...

UN Migration Agency Holds Training on Trafficking and Irregular Migration in Somaliland

IOM, the UN Migration Agency, with support from the Government of Japan earlier this month held a training on trafficking, irregular migration and the...

Inside the tense, profane White House meeting on immigration

 When President Trump spoke by phone with Sen. Richard J. Durbin around 10:15 a.m. last Thursday, he expressed pleasure with Durbin’s outline of a...

Italy says EU will take in 10,000 stranded refugees from Libya in 2018 via...

Up to 10,000 people stranded in refugee camps and detention centers in Libya could be relocated to Europe in 2018, the Italian government said...

IOM Provides Assisted Voluntary Return Assistance to 68 Ethiopian Migrants from Hargeisa

IOM, the UN Migration Agency in collaboration with Somaliland’s Ministry of Rehabilitation, Resettlement and Reconstruction, Hargeisa Migration Response Centre (MRC), the Ethiopian Community Centre...

The Libyan Slave Trade Has Shocked the World. Here’s What You Should Know

A video of men appearing to be sold at auction in Libya for $400 has shocked the world and focused international attention on the...

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Somaliland: PORT OF BERBERA RECEIVES NEW EQUIPMENT TO INCREASE CAPACITY – Press Statement

Somaliland economy to benefit from an increase in cargo volume and speed of operations Global trade enabler DP World has expanded its strategic presence at the Port...
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Antonio Guterres: 1 option to protect Palestinians is a new force

Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said in a new report that options to protect Palestinian civilians under Israeli occupation range from establishing an armed military or...

The Latest: Shocked reactions to death of Kofi Annan

The Latest on the death of former U.N. secretary-general Kofi Annan (all times local): 12:55 p.m. Shocked reactions are pouring in after the death of former...