Providing Migrants with Livelihood Support during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Description

This Best Practice describes how in the IOM office in Santo Domingo, responded to the lack of means for living that the migrant population had during the Cash-Based Interventions (CBIs) program during the pandemic of COVID-19. The document describes the step-by-step taken by the mission, along with the Embassy of Haiti in Dominican Republic and the Haitian student associations.

Main Actions
  • Humanitarian needs assessments of the Haitian migrant population.
  • Selection of the beneficiaries.
  • Development of the Implementation methodology to restore livelihoods.
  • Monitoring the assistance to migrants.
Beneficiaries
  • Haitian Migrants and Haitian students in Dominican Republic.
Location
Dominican Republic