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IGAD Concluded Training for Member States Labour Attachés in Gulf Countries

November 28, 2022
November 25, 2022,( ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development(IGAD)  in collaboration with the International Labour Organization(ILO ) concluded…
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IGAD – ILO launched a first regional Training Workshop for Labour Attachés on Labour Migration Governance

November 22, 2022
November 21, 2022, (ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and International Labour Organization (ILO) launched a first…
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IGAD Celebrates Africa Statistics Day

November 18, 2022
Today all National Statistics Offices across Africa celebrate African Statistics Day, whose theme is "Strengthening data system by modernising the production…
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IGAD Commenced Deliberations on National Coordination Mechanism on Migration in South Sudan

November 16, 2022
November 14, 2022 (JUBA, South Sudan):  The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) in collaboration with the government of South Sudan…
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3rd IGAD Regional Scientific Conference on Migration and Displacement

November 2, 2022
November 1, 2022 (NAIROBI, Kenya): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) today inaugurated the 3rd IGAD Regional Scientific Conference on…
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3rd IGAD Scientific Conference on Migration and Displacement

October 22, 2022
   |      IGAD Scientific Conference is to bring together researchers, policy makers, practitioners and international institutions to share…
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IGAD Executive Secretary Discussed Durable Solutions for refugees with UNHCR Deputy High Commissioner in Geneva

October 13, 2022
October 11, 2022 (Geneva, Switzerland): Dr.  Workneh Gebeyehu, Executive Secretary, Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and Ms Gillian Triggs, United…
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IGAD – UNCDF Regional meeting deliberated on the road map of Harmonization of Remittance Policies in the member states

October 6, 2022
October 4, 2022 (ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and the United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF)…
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IGAD and ANE Launch Joint Refugee Solutions Project

October 1, 2022
September 30, 2022 (ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia):The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and Action for the Needy in Ethiopia (ANE) Launched…
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IGAD/DRDIP represents a paradigm shift in the design and implementation of the development response to refugees

September 30, 2022
September 28, 2022 (TADJOURA, Djibouti): IGAD commenced a regional meeting of the Development Response to Displacement Impacts Project (DRDIP), Monitoring…
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IGAD Regional Guidelines on Rights Based Bilateral Labour Agreements (BLAs)

September 30, 2022
Migration for Employment from IGAD Member States to other regions has increased exponentially in recent years. Structural drivers of labour…
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Labour Market Assessment with a Focus on Migrant Workers from the IGAD Region

September 27, 2022
The report examines labour force characteristics, current and future demand for skills, and job creation patterns, and identifies sectors that…
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IGAD is Improving Migration and Displacement Statistics Management with Reliable Information.

September 22, 2022
September 19,2022 (Entebbe, Uganda): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) commenced the third Migration and Displacement Statistics Technical Working Group…
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IGAD and NRC signed Sub-delegate Agreement for Regional Migration Fund

September 17, 2022
September 15, 2022 (Heron, Djibouti): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) signed Sub-delegate Agreement for…
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IGAD signed Sub-delegate Agreement with Danish Refugee Council

September 14, 2022
 September 14, 2022 (Djibouti-Ville, Djibouti): Mme Fathia Alwan IGAD Director for Health and Social Development Division, Speaking on behalf of…
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Most Challenges in IGAD Lead to Migration and Displacement

September 4, 2022
September 1, 2022 (Djibouti Ville, Djibouti): The Executive Secretary of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), Dr Workneh Gebeyehu, inaugurated the 3rd Regional…
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IGAD and ILO Train on Protection of Migrant Workers’ Rights

August 23, 2022
August 22, 2022 (ENTEBBE, Uganda): The Minister of State for Labour of Uganda, Hon. (Rtd) Colonel Okello Engola, inaugurated a…
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IGAD – DRDIP Represents a Paradigm Shift in the Design and implementation of the Response to Refugees.

August 12, 2022
August 12, 2022 (Adama, Ethiopia):  The Inter-governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) conducted Knowledge Exchange and Learning Workshop to Enhance the…
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IGAD Opened Regional Workshop on Extending Social Protection for Migrant Workers

August 11, 2022
August 11, 2022 (Addis Ababa, Ethiopia): IGAD opened Regional Workshop on Extending Social Protection for Migrant Workers, today, in Addis…
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IGAD– ILO Regional Workshop on Gender Dimension of Labour Migration

August 9, 2022
09 August 2022 (Addis Ababa, Ethiopia): The inter-governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) in collaborated with the International Labour Organisation (ILO)…
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Learning and Experience Sharing between National Refugee Agencies of Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan and Uganda.

July 17, 2022
July 4-8, 2022 (Kisoro, Uganda): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) through its Health and Social Development Division and in…
IGAD Member States Maintain Open Door Policy for Refugees
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IGAD Member States Maintain Open Door Policy for Refugees

June 20, 2022
Armed conflicts and natural disasters have triggered major displacements of people in the IGAD region. Countries in the region continue…
IGAD-UNHCR Regional Training of Trainers on Refugee Protection for Refugee Management Agencies
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IGAD-UNHCR Regional Training of Trainers on Refugee Protection for Refugee Management Agencies

June 13, 2022
June 11, 2022 (DJIBOUTI, Djibouti): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) with the technical support of the United Nations High…
IGAD Commenced a Somalia-Ethiopia Cross-border Area Development Project.
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IGAD Commenced a Somalia-Ethiopia Cross-border Area Development Project.

May 30, 2022
May 25, 2022 (DJIBOUTI, Djibouti): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) held a one-day consultation workshop on the development of…
NCM Quarterly meeting in Uganda
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10th National Coordination Mechanism For Migration (NCM) Quarterly Meeting and National Dialogue on Forced Displacement in Uganda.

May 11, 2022
May 10, 2022 (Entebbe, Uganda): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) through its Health and Social Development Division in collaboration…
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IGAD Launched its First ever Migration Statistics Report

May 1, 2022
  May 1, 2022 (DJIBOUTI, Djibouti): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) launched the first edition of the IGAD Migration…