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This document was made possible thanks to funding from the European Commission’s Directorate General for Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (ECHO), under the project “Supporting vulnerable migrants in Haiti through improved protection” implemented by the International Organization…

This is my story. "As long as there is water in the…

Thematic Area: Migrant protection and assistance
Language: English, French
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The COVID-19 pandemic has affected the livelihoods of many migrants, raising serious concerns about the preservation of their well-being and rights. As El Salvador is a country of migrants, analysing the impact of the pandemic on livelihoods and well-being becomes relevant to its recovery.

Impact of COVID-19 on households with migrants in La Unión…

Thematic Area: Migration Data, Migration Health
Language: Spanish
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This report provides an overview of the findings of surveys conducted in August-September 2021 by the IOM Assisted Voluntary Return (AVR) Program in Mexico, Guatemala, Belize and El Salvador with 57 AVR beneficiaries supported during August-September 2021.

Monitoring Report Assisted Voluntary Return Programs…

Thematic Area: Migration Data
Language: English
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The objective of the study is to know and make visible the reality of the organizations of migrants and refugees in Latin America and the Caribbean, when they were founded, what objectives they pursue, how they are constituted and what is the motivation that leads Venezuelans abroad to organize…

Organizations of Venezuelan migrants and refugees in Latin…

Thematic Area: Labor mobility and human development, Migrant protection and assistance
Language: Spanish
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The Labor Market Study in the East of El Salvador was carried out as part of the Support for Migrant Youth Project in the East of El Salvador implemented by the International Organization for Migration (IOM), with funding from the Government of Japan in El Salvador.

Labour market study in eastern El Salvador - Support…

Thematic Area: Labor mobility and human development
Language: Spanish
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This study provides information on observed migration flows, types of movements, the socio-economic profile of migrants as well as their main vulnerabilities, in order to better guide the protection interventions of IOM and its partners.

The ecosystem of actors and the dynamics at the margins of…

Thematic Area: Migration, environment, and climate change
Language: English, French
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Every year, thousands of people leave their homes in an attempt to forge a future that has become virtually unattainable in their countries of origin.

Search for Missing Migrants in Central and North America:…

Thematic Area: Migration Data
Language: Spanish
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International migration is a key element in development processes. The migratory corridor of Central America and Mexico is one of the most important in the world, through which both migrants from the countries of the area and people from other parts of the Americas and the world transit.

Information Manual: challenges and opportunities in the…

Thematic Area: Labor mobility and human development
Language: Spanish
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