Assisted Voluntary Return and Reintegration 2015 Key Highlights

Number of Pages: 
80
Year: 
2016
Electronic copy only
Description: 

The AVRR 2015 Key Highlights report showcases IOM’s contribution to return management in 2015. It provides an overview of the current trends at both the global and regional levels regarding voluntary return and reintegration assistance. 

In 2015, AVRR support was provided to nearly 70,000 migrants: the highest level in the past fifteen years and an increase of almost 60 per cent as compared to 2014. Among these returnees were migrants in vulnerable conditions who received specific attention and were assisted with tailored support in their voluntary return and reintegration process. 

The information is presented this year through the use of new graphics and maps produced by IOM Global Migration Data Analysis Centre (GMDAC), which will make it easier and more appealing for the reader to learn about the work carried out by the Organization.

Table of contents: 
  • Foreword
  • List of tables, charts and maps
  • List of acronyms
  • AVRR in 2015: general overview
  • Host countries/regions highlights
  • Countries/regions of origin highlights
  • Vulnerable migrants
  • Reintegration assistance
  • AVRR in 2015: Regional highlights
    • Asia and the Pacific
    • Central and North America and the Caribbean
    • East and Horn of Africa
    • European Economic Area
    • Middle East and North Africa
    • South America
    • South-Eastern Europe, Eastern Europe and Central Asia
    • Southern Africa
    • West and Central Africa
  • i am a migrant
  • Annexes
    • IOM regional coverage
    • Host countries/territories for AVRR, 2011–2015
    • Countries/territories of origin for AVRR, 2011–2015
    • Main return flows for AVRR, 2015