Country Code
JO

Migrant Protection and Assistance in Jordan: Promoting Mental Health

The main objective of the project is to contribute to the improvement of mental health support services provision in relation to migrant protection and assistance in Jordan. The project will seek to achieve its objective through an overriding goal of ensuring mental health and psychosocial support (MHPSS) is mainstreamed in migrant protection and assistance with a focus on VoTs and other persons of concern (PoC). This will be actualized within the project by providing training to various stakeholders in counter-trafficking (CT) and MHPSS.

Nutritional profile of Syrian refugee children before resettlement

Abstract
Background
The year 2015 marked the highest number of refugees globally and included record numbers of Syrians moving to neighboring countries. Half of the Syrians were children aged ≤18 years. Our study sought to examine undernutrition and overnutrition among a group of Syrian refugee children who underwent medical screening by IOM for resettlement.
Methods

Emergency Assistance to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Lebanon (EAL)

Through this project, IOM will assess the needs of the most vulnerable among the estimated one million IDPs in Lebanon and provide site and shelter assistance, transportation, urgently needed 1. IDP site, shelter and relief assistance, 2. emergency transport and voluntary relocation, 3. registration and data analysis, 4. information and 5. preparatory measures for mental health and psychosocial & trauma response.

Capacity Building in Integrated Border Management at the Southern Borders of Iraq (IBMI)

The overall objective of this pilot project is to establish at the borders in Basra region of Iraq a replicable Integrated Border Management System, incorporating relevant approaches from best international practices, through cooperation among, and capacity building of, border, customs and other authorities involved in border management so as to enable a more efficient management of flows of persons and goods while preventing irregular migration and deterring trans-border crimes.