UNHCR & IOM Sign Agreement with Libya (News)

Pursuant to an “agreement signed on 27 July in Tripoli, IOM and UNHCR will work with the relevant Libyan authorities and civil society to provide humanitarian assistance to concerned persons in reception and detention centres.”

“IOM and UNHCR will jointly determine those among migrants and rejected asylum seekers who are willing to return home and will assist them to return in safety and dignity.”

“The agreement further specifies that IOM and UNHCR will work as a team in the resettlement of refugees from Libya to third countries.”

Click here for IOM press release.

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