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The UN Migration Agency calls for more structured and ethical recruitment practices for Bangladeshi migrant workers

Dhaka- Bangladesh is still among the few countries in the world that has the highest financial costs for migration. These costs for male migrants can potentially shoot up to BDT 700,000 and for female...

Towards Making Airport Assistance More Accessible For Migrant Workers

Dhaka -“Services for migrants should be made more accessible and effective and there’s no room for compromise,” said Ms.

Working more closely with the private sector to put an end to modern day slavery in international supply chains

31 Jul 2018, Dhaka – Modern day slavery remains a major challenge for businesses around the world and across multiple sectors. The latest global estimates around 40.3 million people were victims of mo...

Rohingya Response News

Cox’s Bazar – Young girls sold into forced labour are the largest group of trafficking victims identified by the UN Migration Agency (IOM) in Bangladesh’s Rohingya refugee camps.

Cox’s Bazar  In just two weeks over 45,000 trees and around 700,000 grass cuttings have been planted by Rohingya refugees and local villagers in Cox’s Bazar to help reverse environmental damage caused by the arrival of some 730,000 Rohingya refugees from Myanma

Cox’s Bazar – The UN Migration Agency (IOM) has deployed a fleet of ten new ambulances fitted with critical medical equipment to support emergency health services for Rohingya refugees and local host community residents in the Cox’s Bazar district of Bangladesh.