On 31 March 2022 in Michalovce, International Organization for Migration (IOM) Slovakia conducted a training for 7 frontline healthcare professionals working on caring for trafficked persons and provision them with health assistance.

Geneva – Over 7.1 million people have been internally displaced since the invasion of Ukraine, according to the second Ukraine Internal Displacement Report issued by the International Organization for Migration (IOM). This represents a 10 per cent increase in number of internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Ukraine since the first round of the survey on on 16 March.

Geneva – Almost 6.48 million people are displaced in Ukraine as a direct result of the war, according to a study by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) conducted between 09 and 16 March. IOM's data show that 13.5 per cent of those newly displaced had already had prior experience with displacement during 2014-2015.

IOM Statement.
Geneva – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is worried about the risk of trafficking in persons as well as sexual exploitation and abuse in Ukraine and the region as the number of vulnerable people fleeing the war continues to rise.

Geneva / New York – Airbnb.org and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) have announced today (8 March) their partnership to connect people fleeing from Ukraine to free, short-term housing in Poland, Moldova, Romania, Hungary and Slovakia.

This article in in Ukrainian, English and Slovak language.

UA: Інформація та консультація щодо в'їзду та перебування в Словаччині.
EN: Information and advice on entry and stay in Slovakia.
SK: Informácie a poradenstvo o vstupe a pobyte na Slovensku.

Hundreds of thousands of people have been forced to flee their homes in Ukraine in search of safety. The situation is evolving by the hour and the needs of vulnerable and displaced persons are increasing drastically.

Geneva - The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is appealing for USD 350 million to support its operations in response to the humanitarian needs of people in Ukraine and those who have fled to neighbouring countries.

This article is published in English and Ukrainian language.

EN: Crisis in Ukraine – quick information sources relevant to Ukrainian and foreign nationals on the move.
UA: Українська криза – коротка інформаційна довідка для українців та іноземців-переселенців.

Geneva – I am alarmed about verified credible reports of discrimination, violence and xenophobia against third country nationals attempting to flee the conflict in Ukraine.