International Organization for Migration – The UN Migration Agency
Established in 1951, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) - the UN Migration Agency is the global lead agency on migration and works closely with governmental, intergovernmental and non-governmental partners. With 166 member states and more than 9,000 operational staff, IOM is dedicated to promoting humane and orderly migration for the benefit of all. In 1991 Hungary became a member state of IOM, and the following year the organization established its office in Budapest. Since then IOM has managed numerous projects in the fields of counter-trafficking, migration and health, labour migration and integration, assisted voluntary return and assistance to migrants in transit, and ran several public information campaigns on migration issues in Hungary and participated in various research activities.
IOM can assist you in the following areas of migration:
- Family Reunification to Hungary
- Child Protection
- Assisted Voluntary Return to your home country and reintegration
- Return and Reintegration Assistance for Hungarian Victims of Trafficking