In 2017, IOM Serbia will continue working on Protection of migrants. IOM is present in reception centres with mobile teams that are conducting counselling in Assistance and Voluntary Return (AVR), transportation, assistance to vulnerable migrants in medical cases and improving the conditions and services in the reception centres to match the standards for a protracted stay.
Regional Refugee and Migrant Response Plan for Europe
Requested 108,433,702 | Received: 18,028,846 | Percentage funded: 17%
SerbiaAmount Requested: USD 3,800,000.00 Amount Received: USD 0.00Objective:
In 2017, IOM Serbia will continue working on Protection of migrants. IOM is present in reception centres with mobile teams that are conducting counselling in Assistance and Voluntary Return (AVR), transportation, assistance to vulnerable migrants in medical cases and improving the conditions and services in the reception centres to match the standards for a protracted stay.Beneficiaries: 2,170 beneficiaries
TurkeyAmount Requested: USD 13,600,000.00 Amount Received: USD 0.00Objective:
In 2017 Turkey will remain an important point of departure for refugees and migrants seeking entry into Europe. IOM Turkey will continue providing humanitarian assistance (food, NFI and PSS support) for migrants and refugees rescued at sea. Additionally, IOM will build the capacity of front line institutions such as Turkish Coast Guards (TCG) and Directorate General for Migration Management (DGMM) on several areas of migration management including Humanitarian border management and flow monitoring through DTM. EU resettlement and AVRR program are also covered under this appeal.Beneficiaries: 66,000 beneficiaries
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
Former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaAmount Requested: USD 2,950,000.00 Amount Received: USD 0.00Objective:
In 2017, IOM will continue working closely with the Government to design and implement initiatives that will enhance the migrants€™ access to the protection system. This support will encompass measures to enhance the capacity of the relevant institutions to provide direct assistance and early integration services to the vulnerable migrants with particular focus on education and skills trainings. The migrants and refugees that are transiting through the Western Balkans route are increasingly at risk of exploitation and abuse, in order to raise their awareness on the risks associated to smuggling and trafficking in human beings IOM plans to implement awareness raising and education activities. Moreover, IOM will continue implementing activities aimed at voluntary, safe, humane and orderly return of the migrants who are not in a need of international protection to their countries of origin. IOM will also support the migrants€™ reception centers in meeting the WASH needs of the affected populations.Beneficiaries: 1,227 beneficiaries
Southern Eastern Europe and Central Europe
Southern Eastern Europe and Central EuropeAmount Requested: USD 4,066,077.00 Amount Received: USD 0.00Objective:
Regional response strategy border goals are to ensure access to territory, reduce the use of detention, ensure dignified reception conditions, especially with unaccompanied minors and separated children and other people with special needs, ensure access to asylum and fair and effective asylum procedures, promote as appropriate integration, resettlement and assisted voluntary return.
GreeceAmount Requested: USD 84,017,625.00 Amount Received: USD 18,028,846.00Objective:
The response strategy for 2017 is focused on: Protection, including child protection, sexual and gender based violence and communication with communities; Basic Assistance, including Food, Non-Food Items and Cash; Health and Nutrition, including Sexual and Reproductive Health; Shelter and Water; Sanitation and Hygiene, Site Management Support and Education.Beneficiaries: 15,019 beneficiaries