ABOUT GOOD PRACTICES

Good Practices are knowledge and experiences that in their processes or methodologies have proven to work well and produce good results, so they can be a reference or model for new initiatives. Seeking to improve knowledge management, IOM recognizes the importance of documenting the good practices that are generated during the implementation of its projects.

Results

IOM developed an initiative to strengthen the regional and local institutional capacities regarding the prevention and response to violence against women, trafficking and femicidein Panama, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Honduras, Guatemala, El Salvador, Belize and Dominican Republic.

Strengthening institutional capacities for the prevention of…

Thematic Area: Policy, governance and liaison, and legal, Migrant protection and assistance
Language: Spanish, English
Year:
2021

This systematization presents an initiative carried out by IOM Mexico on an Employment Opportunities Mechanism that sought to reinforce capacities for the labour insertion of migrants.

Strengthening Employment Opportunities for Labour Migration

Thematic Area: Labor mobility and human development
Language: Spanish, English
Year:
2020

This document shows the experience of the strengthening of institutional capacities in the municipalities of Zacatecoluca, Usulután, San Miguel, Mejicanos, developed by IOM El Salvador.

Strengthening institutional capacities: Municipal Office fo…

Thematic Area: Migrant protection and assistance
Language: English, Spanish
Year:
2020

This systematization consisted of strengthening the competences of border institutions and teams in order to provide better assistance to migrants, as well as a better institutional response through a series of activities carried out by IOM in the Dominican Republic.

Strengthening of border capacities

Thematic Area: Policy, governance and liaison, and legal, Immigration and border management
Language: Spanish
Year:
2020

This systematization presents an initiative by IOM Honduras involving the design of a computer platform to improve the assistance and protection services of the Honduran consular system.

Integrated Consular Protection System: SIPROC

Thematic Area: Immigration and border management
Language: Spanish
Year:
2020

This initiative consisted in the creation of a Protocol that would provide advice on the detection and management of travelers who could be suspected cases of COVID-19, at points of entry in the border territories between Haiti and the Dominican Republic.

Strengthening border management in the face of the COVID-19…

Thematic Area: Immigration and border management, Migration Health
Language: Spanish
Year:
2020

As part of the actions to comply with the provisions of the Regional Action Plan Action Plan for strengthening the national response to’ Venezuelan migratory flows, the IOM Costa Rica created the Reference Center for Venezuelan Migrants that serves this population , especially to those who are…

Reference centre for Venezuelan migrants

Thematic Area: Operations and emergencies
Language: Spanish
Year:
2020

This initiative consisted in a strengthening process of returned migrants' skills and capacities, reinforcing the necessary abilities to fulfill a function at a good level of performance, thus facilitating their return to work.

Labour Competency Certification

Thematic Area: Migrant protection and assistance, Labor mobility and human development
Language: Spanish
Year:
2020