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Here are the stories from our December 2018 - March 2019 Edition


Towards a safe and orderly migration

A global migration compact may help combat the myth that migrants are liabilities


Risky journey to Europe

Search for greener pastures carries deadly consequences

A life on the move

From the ravages of war to culture shock in Europe

OP-ED by Richard Danziger, IOM’s Regional Director for West and Central Africa

Sound policies and cooperation by countries are key

African migrants keen to retain their cultural values abroad

African children abroad struggle over cultural identity

Uganda stands out in refugees hospitality

The country hosts the largest number of refugees in Africa – more than a million

2019: Year of return for African Diaspora

Ghana rolls out the red carpet to encourage resettlement in the motherland


OP-Ed by Amina Mohammed, UN Deputy Secretary-General


Nobel Peace Prize for Dr. Denis Mukwege, the man who mends women

Celebrating Dr. Denis Mukwege: Nobel Peace Prize laureate 2018


Migration can be a catalyst for economic growth

— Ashraf El Nour, Director, IOM New York

Nigeria needs free, fair and credible elections

— Edward Kallon, UN Resident Coordinator in Nigeria


Egypt ‘Ify’ Ufele

African themes a standout in young designer’s fashion line


A double challenge for the disabled

Stigma prevents many people with disabilities from entering the workforce

Africa’s freedom struggles and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

70 years since its adoption, the declaration has inspired liberation movements


Crisis worsens in Cameroon

People flee as the UN calls for national reconciliation and durable solution

After making peace, Ethiopia and Eritrea now focus on development

Both countries say they must make up for lost times


Fighting ‘hidden hunger’ with fortified foods

Lack of key nutrients in food impedes growth


Global warming: severe consequences for Africa

New report projects greater temperature increases

Blue economy can be a lifeline for Africa

Sustainable exploitation of the oceans, lakes, rivers will increase countries’ earnings


Kofi Annan: tribute to a rare gentleman

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Watch: Africa Dialogue Series launched


Book Review


UN Appointments

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