An assistance provided by the International Organization for Migration – UN Migration Agency (IOM) to Marjona Zardova, a returned Tajik migrant worker in Russian Federation, helped her to gain financial independence and feel herself as an important member of the society.
Azizullo Ismatov never was enough lucky to get a proper education and while a child had to help his father to run an eatery in his home district Kushoniyon in south of Tajikistan. Years later this experience added by life lessons in the Russian Federation would help him to run his and his family’s life.
Murodali Sharipov did not achieve his dream job of career in the military, but when got the very first chance to win hearts and respect of neighbors in the neighborhood, used it immediately. Now he provides a service the whole village and neighboring villages need – tilling the soil in farmlands.
As the world meets at the United Nations Climate Change summit in New York, IOM Tajikistan is launching a major new project on climate change, gender, and migration.
Increase in global number of international migrants continues to outpace growth of the world’s population
New York, 17 September–The number of international migrants globally reached an estimated 272 million in 2019, an increase of 51 million since 2010. Currently, international migrants comprise 3.5 per cent of the global population, compared to 2.8 per cent in the year 2000, according to new estimates released by the United Nations today.
Mahmadsharif Rahmonov wakes up before the sunrise every morning – he has six bulls to take care of. He feeds them, gives them water, bathes them, and cleans after them.
The hoodie worn by Nasim Baymurzaev from Bokhtar bears the words “Just do it”. “Just do it” – is a motto Nasim has been following the whole life. Leaving fear behind and going for his dream job has brought him success.
The “Dignity and Rights Project” funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and implemented by the International Organization for Migration (IOM), in cooperation with the Committee of Youth Affairs and Sports under the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan organized a summer camp for 80 youth aged 17-18 from all over the country in Guliston city of Sughd province, August 12-15.