The U.S. Association for International Migration (USAIM) is the nonprofit partner organization of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in the United States. As a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization USAIM supports domestic and international programs benefiting migrant, displaced persons and families. Through outreach, education, and fundraising USAIM aims to raise awareness about the realities of migration while encouraging positive action in support of IOM programs worldwide. USAIM's mission is to empower migrants and facilitate programs that support the humane and orderly migration of people.
International Organization for Migration
Established in 1951, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) is the principal intergovernmental organization in the field of migration. IOM consists of 156 member states, with an additional 10 holding observer status. More than 8,400 staff members work on over 2,600 active projects in greater than 480 field offices in over 150 countries. IOM is the world's largest agency meeting the humanitarian challenges of migration. Learn more about USAIM's partnership with IOM here.For a comprehensive overview of IOM' humanitarian projects for 2014 in coordination with other humanitarian partners and agencies view the IOM Humanitarian Compendium online.
Families in Iraq
As temperatures drop, 1.26 million displaced people are in need of blankets, heaters, and stoves to prepare for the winter. #GiveThemHope
Help us reach our goal to rescue 20 trafficked children currently trapped in life-threatening conditions on Lake Volta in Ghana. #GhanaChildRescue