The IOM Migration Information Centre (MIC) offers to foreigners from countries outside the EU/EEA a financial contribution that can be used to cover education courses, e.g. Slovak or foreign language courses, PC skills courses, etc., or retraining courses, e.g. a hairdressing course, course for using a high-lift truck...
In 2017, IOM provided integration counselling to almost 3,400 clients, organized the EMN Educational Seminar on forced migration and assisted 46 foreigners in returning from Slovakia to 19 countries of origin.
Read more about the results of the IOM Slovakia key activities for 2017.
The next cycle of free Open Courses of Slovak Language for Foreigners organized by the IOM Migration Information Center (IOM MIC) start on 15 January 2018 in Bratislava and on 5 February 2018 in Košice. The courses are for foreigners from non-EU countries of all ages and are open to beginners as well as the intermediate.
“We feel good here, we have a place to sleep, food to eat and we are safe – what else can we wish for?“ – describes Amin his temporary stay in Slovakia.
Samer found himself in a difficult personal situation in Iraq. He decided to go to Europe. He was saving money for this travel for a long time.
Since its establishement in 1951, IOM assisted millions of people forced to flee their homes and countries due to danger, conflicts, disasters, or those who left in search of better opportunities. Watch the film presenting its milestones and key activities until 2016. For more information visit www.iom.int/65th.
The manual serves as a practical tool for professionals who work with potential victims of human trafficking. It introduces the human trafficking issue and includes suggestions for activities which can be used by teachers, people working in the area of prevention, lectors and other professionals to prepare educational activities on risks of human trafficking. The manual also provides tips on safe travelling and working abroad and gives advice on how not to become a victim of human trafficking.