ABOUT GOOD PRACTICES

Good Practices are knowledge and experiences that 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 generated when implementing its initiatives. 

In 2021, the Honduras country office developed the communication campaign ¨Respiramos Miskitu¨ in the Moskitia region of Honduras, to promote peaceful coexistence with the Miskitu population.

Communication Campaing “Respiramos Miskitu”

Thematic Area: Media and Communications
Language: Spanish, English
Year:
2022

Considering the high levels of human mobility, trade, and transportation in the border communities between the Dominican Republic and the Republic of Haiti, IOM developed the MDTs, to establish spaces for dialogue between the communities of both nations at the four official authorized border…

Cross-border Roundtables

Thematic Area: Immigration and border management
Language: Spanish, English
Year:
2022

This good practice describes the assistance provided by IOM Mexico to the migrant population under the Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP) during the preparation for border crossing, transfer to the crossing points, monitoring, and report of the operation.

Migrant Protection Protocols Operation

Thematic Area: Migrant protection and assistance
Language: Spanish
Year:
2022

During the year 2020, El Salvador was impacted by the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and the effects of tropical storms. The IOM, with the support of USAID, contributed to the coverage of basic universal needs of the people affected by both the pandemic and the tropical storms.

Emergency response to tropical storms during the COVID-19 pa…

Thematic Area: Operations and emergencies
Language: Spanish
Year:
2022

Reintegration on Wheels its a mobile unit that travels through different municipalities in El Salvador with information about the prevention of irregular migration, services for the reintegration of returned migrants, and psychosocial care, shared through interactive activities.

Reintegration on Wheels (Stage 1) An initiative for the prev…

Thematic Area: Migrant protection and assistance
Language: Spanish
Year:
2022

The document details the actions developed by the OIM office in El Salvador to create a model to contribute to the social integration of people who had ceased committing criminal acts and violence.

Pioneer Project on Social Integration

Thematic Area: Migrant protection and assistance
Language: Spanish
Year:
2022

IOM Costa Rica, in coordination with the government and the agricultural sector, both industrial and exporting, developed SITLAM, an application and a system.

Labour Migration Traceability System (SITLAM)

Thematic Area: Immigration and border management, Migration Health, Labor mobility and human development
Language: Spanish, English
Year:
2022

This initiative developed by IOM Honduras consisted in the conditioning of the Migrant Reception Centers as a response to the humanitarian crisis due to the high migratory flows of people from Honduras that returned to the country. The project’s team adapted and rehabilitated the centers to provide…

Rehabilitation of Migrant Reception Centers

Thematic Area: Operations and emergencies
Language: Spanish, English
Year:
2021