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IOM in Germany

The Federal Republic of Germany has been a member of IOM since 1954. IOM staff in Berlin, Nuremberg, Frankfurt/Main and Brandenburg implements in cooperation with governmental and non-governmental partners projects in the area of migration.

The main areas of activity in Germany are projects on resettlement and family reunion as well as assisted voluntary return and reintegration. This includes the REAG/GARP programme, return counselling centres, information on the countries of return and specific reintegration support.

The IOM mission in Berlin is also the liaison office for cooperation on migration international IOM projects in the areas of humanitarian aid, peace-building and combatting human trafficking, which are supported by the German government.

Since January 2021, Jean-Philippe Chauzy is the Chief of Mission of IOM in Germany.




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