Blog - On the Move

Extortion is Causing the Expulsion of Migrants from the Northern Triangle of Central America
Extortion is Causing the Expulsion of Migrants from the Northern Triangle of Central America

In cases of forced displacement, extortion is often mentioned as one of the main causes


What has been done to help migrants during COVID-19?
What has been done to help migrants during COVID-19?

The current outbreak of COVID-19 is primarily a health issue.


Migrants and COVID-19: How to take care of mental health
Migrants and COVID-19: How to take care of mental health

Migrating usually involves a series of changes and adjustments for migrants and their families.


How Are Remittances Being Affected by COVID-19?
How Are Remittances Being Affected by COVID-19?

Remittances are cash transfers sent by migrants, usually to family members in their country of origin.


Intersecting discriminations: migrants facing racism
Intersecting discriminations: migrants facing racism

Alongside forms of discrimination based on gender, class, disability and other characteristics, racism can have a significant impact on the way migrants are perceived and treated. ...

Regional Knowledge Hub on Migration

The Regional Knowledge Hub on Migration is a platform that allows easy access to relevant and useful information on human mobility in the region of Central America, North America and the Caribbean.

This Hub offers valuable insights from IOM's lengthy experience in fieldwork, supporting states and migrants in overcoming the challenges of the region and providing opportunities for development. The goal of this Hub is to share this knowledge and create a community that actively contributes to a better management of human mobility.

I am a migrant

A platform for humanizing migrants’ stories in their own words.