IOM Newsletter

Below you will find the Quarterly Newsletter by the IOM Country Office for Austria.

We wish you a pleasant read! Feedback and comments are welcome - please direct to iomvienna@iom.int.

 

Quarterly Newsletter, January 2017

The IOM Country Office for Austria just published the twentyfourth issue of its quarterly newsletter!

In this issue you will find the following topics:

- Global Migration Film Festival

- Return and Reintegration

- ASYL-Train

- Protecting children

- IOM & diplomatic representations

- EMN Study: The return of rejected asylum seekers from Austria

 

 

 

Quarterly Newsletter, October 2016

The IOM Country Office for Austria just published the twentythird issue of its quarterly newsletter!

In this issue you will find the following topics:

- UN Summit for Refugees and Migrants

- IOM becomes a related organization to the UN

- Return and reintegration: A question of age?

- Intercultural competence trainings for asylum caseworkers

- IOM facilitates alpine exchange on human trafficking in the asylum procedure

- EMN Conference Report: “The Establishment of Identity in the Migration Process”

- EMN Studies and Reports

 

 

Quarterly Newsletter, July 2016

The IOM Country Office for Austria just published the twentysecond issue of its quarterly newsletter!

In this issue you will find the following topics:

- IOM becomes a related organization to the UN

- RESTART: A story of return - Caucasian summers, tires and thirst for knowledge

- Reintegration assistance available for trafficked Hungarian nationals

- Integration: A comprehensive approach

- IOM Austria contributes to Forum on Human Trafficking and Migration in Bulgaria

- National EMN Conference “The Establishment of Identity in the Migration Process”

- EMN Study: National Report “Changes of Immigration Status and Purpose of Residence in Austria”

 

 

Quarterly Newsletter, April 2016

The IOM Country Office for Austria just published the twentyfirst issue of its quarterly newsletter!

In this issue you will find the following topics:

- RESTART – Teach a man to fish: Business trainings as stepping stones to success

- Mid-term evaluation: Assessing the impact of trainings on human trafficking in the asylum system

- CulTrain: Examples of successful collaboration with partner institutions

- AUCO – Austrian Cultural Orientation Training in Beirut

- National EMN Conference “The Establishment of Identity in the Migration Process”

- EMN Book Launch: "The Organization of Asylum and Migration Policies in Austria"

- EMN Study on ”Integration of Beneficiaries of International Protection and Holders of Humanitarian Residence Titles into the Labour Market: Policies and Measures in Austria”

 

Quarterly Newsletter, October 2015

The IOM Country Office for Austria just published the twentieth issue of its quarterly newsletter!

In this issue you will find the following topics:

- National EMN Conference on Irregular Migration and Return in the EU and Austria

- IOM's General Humanitarian Return Programme

- Assessment of the family situation of unaccompanied minors wishing to return voluntarily from Austria

- The Long Day of Flight

- Intercultural events in the frame of CulTrain

- EMN Cluster Meeting on Optimising EMN Research

- New EMN Study on Dissemination of Information on Voluntary Return within Austria

 

 

Quarterly Newsletter, July 2015

The IOM Country Office for Austria just published the nineteenth issue of its quarterly newsletter!

In this issue you will find the following topics:

- The project HEADSTART came to an end

- The project IBEMA will continue

- Assisted Voluntary Return and Reintegration: Project endings and RESTARTing

- CulTrain: The value of cultural orientation

- National EMN Conference on 21 September 2015

- New EMN publications:

Determining Labour Shortages and the Need for Labour Migration from Third Countries

Annual Policy Report Austria 2014

 

Quarterly Newsletter, March 2015

The IOM Country Office for Austria just published the eighteenth issue of its quarterly newsletter!

In this issue you will find the following topics:

- The Austrian Humanitarian Admission Programme: Austria's response to the Syrian refugee crisis

- Pre-Integration: Headstart Project & Closing Conference

- New Trainings Available through IOM Vienna!

- “Assistance for the Voluntary Return and Reintegration of Returnees to Nigeria” came to an end

- New EMN publications:

Unaccompanied Minors in Austria – Legislation, Practices and Statistics (2014)

Admitting Third-Country Nationals for Business Purposes in Austria (2014)

Austria’s Return Policy: Application of Entry Bans Policy and Use of Readmission Agreements (2014)

 

Quarterly Newsletter, December 2014

The IOM Country Office for Austria just published the seventeenth issue of its quarterly newsletter!

In this issue you will find the following topics:

- CulTrain: Excursions to the Austrian Museum for Social and Economic Affairs

   and a historical city walk through Vienna

- CulTrain: Girls only! The first training only for girls

- Assisted Voluntary Return and Reintegration of Returnees to Pakistan: Monitoring trip, October 2014

- National EMN Conference 2014 Focuses on Young Refugees in Austria and the EU

- IOM Vienna actively participates in International Metropolis Conference 2014

 

 

 

Quarterly Newsletter, September 2014

The IOM Country Office for Austria just published the sixteenth issue of its quarterly newsletter!

In this issue you will find the following topics:

- The UNHCR Long Day of Flight

- CulTrain – Workshop on masculinity and prevention of violence

- IOM Project Helps Identify Trafficked Persons in the Asylum Procedure

- Raising awareness about the difficulties of returnees with health issues

- Save the date: 18 November 2014 - National EMN Conference 2014:
   “Young Refugees in Austria and the EU”

- EMN Study:
  The Use of Detention and Alternatives to Detention in the Context of Immigration Policies in    Austria

 

Quarterly Newsletter, June 2014

The IOM Country Office for Austria just published the fifteenth issue of its quarterly newsletter.

In this issue you will find the following topics:

- Awareness-raising on inclusion and exclusion in Viennese schools

- CulTrain: Cultural Orientation Trainings for Young Refugees

- GIVE: Grassroots Integration through Volunteering Experiences

- AVRR: Returnees to Pakistan

- IOM spotlights young refugees

- EMN Studies

 


 

Quarterly Newsletter, March 2014

The IOM Country Office for Austria just published the fourteenth issue of its quarterly newsletter!

In this issue you will find the following topics:

- CulTrain: Cultural Orientation Trainings for (former) Unaccompanied Minor Refugees

- Start of HEADSTART: Fostering integration before departure

- Meet Julia Rutz from IOM Vienna

- International Workshop for Return Counsellors in Vienna

- CARE: Coordinated Approach for the Reintegration of Victims of Trafficking

- EMN Studies

 


 

Quarterly Newsletter, November 2013

The IOM Country Office for Austria just published the thirteenth issue of its quarterly newsletter.

In this issue you will find the following topics:

- Living Books

- CulTrain II: Cultural Orientation Trainings for (former) Unaccompanied Minor Refugees

- Migration and Development – an Outlook.
  Potential for Austria of the second UN High Level Dialogue on International Migration and Development

- Monitoring Mission to Georgia: Impressions of Life in the Caucasus after Returning Home

- EU Anti-Trafficking Day – Conference on Joining Forces against Human Trafficking

- International Metropolis Conference

- Conference on "Fighting modern slavery"

 

Quarterly Newsletter, July 2013

The IOM Country Office for Austria has published the twelfth issue of its quarterly newsletter!

In this issue you will find the following topics:

- Seminar on Unaccompanied Minors in Brussels

- CulTrain II: Cultural Orientation Trainings for (Former) Unaccompanied Minor Refugees

- Viennese Pupils' Charta on Integration in Schools

- THB seminar for Austrian Judges and Prosecutors

- Meeting Project Beneficiaries at Home: Monitoring Trip to Moldova

- Voluntary Return to Iraq – IOM Project MAGNET Comes to an End

- Review: National EMN Conference


 

Quarterly Newsletter, April 2013

The IOM Country Office for Austria has published the eleventh issue of its quarterly newsletter!

In this issue you will find the following topics:

- Trainings for Military Personnel

- PLURAL+ Austria - Award Ceremony 2013

- CulTrain

- Assisted Voluntary Return and Reintegration (AVRR) - Project Travel to Pakistan and Afghanistan

- VREN

- National EMN Conference

- EMN  Studies

 

 

Quarterly Newsletter, February 2013

The IOM Country Office for Austria has published the tenth issue of its quarterly newsletter.

In this issue you will find the following topics:

- iYouth - Symposium

- GIVE - Grassroots Integration through Volunteering Experiences

- CulTrain - Cultural Orientation Trainings for Unaccompanied Minors

- International Workshop for Return Counsellors

- National EMN Conference

 

 

 


Quarterly Newsletter, November 2012

The IOM Country Office for Austria has published the ninth issue of its quarterly newsletter.

In this issue you will find the following topics:

- Improving Bilateral Cooperation Between Austria and the Republic of Moldova to Assist Trafficked Persons

- CulTrain - Cultural Orientation Trainings for Unaccompanied Minors

- EU Anti - Trafficking Day 2012 - “Joining Forces Against Human Trafficking”

- iYouth - National Workshop

- EMN-Synthesis Report on “Misuse of the Right to Family Reunification”

- 2nd EMN Glossary



 

Quarterly Newsletter, July 2012

The IOM Country Office for Austria has published the eighth issue of its quarterly newsletter.

In this issue you will find the following topics:

- National EMN Conference "Irregular Work and Exploitation of Migrants in Austria"

- New project: Assistance for the Voluntary Return and Reintegration of Returnees to Afghanistan

- PLURAL+ Commercial Shoot in Vienna

- New EU Anti THB Strategy: Towards the Eradication of Trafficking in Human Beings

- EMN focussed  Study on "Misuse of the Right to Family Reunification"

- EMN Study on "Practical Measures to Reduce irregular Migration"


 

 

Quarterly Newsletter, April 2012

The IOM Country Office for Austria has published the seventh issue of its quarterly newsletter.

In this issue you will find the following topics:

- VREN - Creation of a Voluntary Return European Network

- News from the National Contact Point Austria in the European Migration Network

- IOM Vienna welcomes the Plural+ Project

- IOM Vienna´s Work on Unaccompanied Minors
 

 

 


 

Quarterly Newsletter, January 2012

The IOM Country Office for Austria has published the sixth issue of its quarterly newsletter.

In this issue you will find the following topics:

- CulTrain - Cultural Orientation Trainings for Unaccompanied Minor Refugees

- International Workshop for Return Counsellors

- Workshop in Vienna: pratical cooperation to fight human trafficking

- National EMN Conference "Linking Research and Policy in the field of Migration, Asylum and Integration"

- EMN Study "Temporary and Circular Migration: empirical evidence, current policy practice and future options"

- World Migration Report 2011 - Communicating Effectively about Migration



 

Quarterly Newsletter, October 2011

The IOM Country Office for Austria has published the fifth issue of its quarterly newsletter!

The focus of this issue is IOM's 60th anniversary.

In this issue you will find the following topics:

- 60th Anniversary Celebration in Austria

- IOM participates in military training course on human trafficking

- 16th International Metropolis Conference

- IOM Vienna Assessment Mission to Georgia


 

 

 

Quarterly Newsletter, July 2011

The IOM Country Office for Austria has published the fourth issue of its quarterly newsletter!

In this issue you will find the following topics:

- Editorial from the Director

- IOM Retructuring in Vienna

- Study visit to Nigeria: strengthening international cooperation to fight human trafficking

- News from the Austrian EMN National Contact Point

- The EU Strategy for the Danube Region and IOM

- New AVRR Project from Austria to Georgia


 

 

Quarterly Newsletter, April 2011

The IOM Country Office for Austria has published the third issue of its quarterly newsletter!

In this issue you will find the following topics:

 -Editorial from the Director

 -Fleeing the Conflict in Libya

 -Countering Human Trafficking from Nigeria to Europe

 -News from the Austrian EMN National Contact Point

 -Improving Border Cooperation in the Western Balkans

 -Migration and Health in the EU

 -Success Story: Voluntary Return to Kosovo

 -Current Activities of the IOM Vienna Operations Unit

 

Quarterly Newsletter, December 2010

The IOM Country Office for Austria has published the second issue of its quarterly newsletter!

In this issue you will find the following topics:

- Monitoring the Assisted Voluntary Return and Reintegration project in Nigeria

- International Workshop for Return Counsellors

- The Role of the IOM Vienna Operations Unit in AVRR

- What‘s behind the things we buy?

- Armenian Study Visit

- Linking Partners in Resettlement

- News from the Austrian National Contact Point to the European Migration Network


 

Quarterly Newsletter, September 2010

The IOM Country Office for Austria has published the first issue of its new quarterly newsletter!
 
In this issue you will find the following topics:
 

-  Rasising awareness about UAM's rights in the European Union

- Unaccompanied minors travelling under the auspices of IOM Vienna

- IOM Vienna provides reintegration assistance to Kosovar, Nigerian and Chechen returnees

- Africa's Dimension in the Western Media - International Symposium 23-24 Sept. 2010

- News from the Austrian National Contact Point to the European Migration Network