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IOM PROMOTES COORDINATION IN FAVOR OF VULNERABLE POPULATIONS

As part of the actions aimed at generating synergies in favour of the most vulnerable populations, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) led a meeting with partner institutions of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in order to establish a coordination plan that would benefit the Salvadoran population.

IOM STRENGTHENS THE SALVADORAN CONSULAR NETWORK IN MEXICO

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) signed a cooperation agreement with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs aimed to strengthen the Salvadoran consular network, in Mexico, with tools that will improve the process of recording human rights violations.

IOM HELPS TEENS EXERCISE THEIR RIGHT TO DEBATE ON MIGRATION

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) helped promote the right of participation of at least 100 teenagers from El Salvador who represented their institutes in the III Inter-School Tournament, which had Migration as its main topic, and was organized by Glasswing International.

IOM SIGNS AGREEMENT WITH THE PRIVATE SECTOR IN FAVOR OF VULNERABLE POPULATION

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the Business Foundation for Educational Development (FEPADE) signed an agreement in El Salvador that will enable cooperation between both entities and joint activities for prevention of violence, and its effects in the migration processes, that affect vulnerable Salvadoran population.

IOM SUPPORTS THE PREVENTION OF VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN IN CENTRAL AMERICA

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) participated in the 9th Meeting of Chief Committee for the BA1 Project, called Prevention of Violence against Women in Central America, where the progress and challenges that the project faced in the regional, national and local level were analysed.

IOM AND PDDH LEAD INTERNAL DEBATE ON MIGRATION

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the Office for the Defence of Human Rights (PDDH) of El Salvador developed a forum called The Internal Displacement and Assistance to Victims: The Colombian Experience, which served as a platform for the exchange of lessons learned and discuss its application in El Salvador.

IOM COACHES SALVADORAN CONSULAR NETWORK IN MEXICO AND US ON MIGRANT’S RIGHTS

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) completed a training program aimed at El Salvador’s consular network in Mexico and the United States which sought to strengthen capacities, share techniques and knowledge that would contribute to the protection of vulnerable migrants.

IOM PROMOTES THE ANALYSIS OF MIGRATION’S LINK TO HEALTH ISSUES

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) promoted, on July 7th and 8th, the Regional Dialogue on Health of Migrants in support of the Ministry of Health of El Salvador (MINSAL) with the Central American Council of Health Ministers (COMISCA) and the World Organization Health (PAHO / WHO), as part of the actions developed in order to endorse the guarantee of fundamental rights of mobile populations.