Simulation exercise for immigration officers prior to donation. Photo: UN Migration Agency (IOM) 2017 . A regional immigration officer is thanking IOM for the donation of facial matching systems (FMS) machines

Kilimanjaro International Airport to Use Facial Matching Systems to Facilitate Cross-Border Mobility

Hai District – IOM, the UN Migration Agency, has donated four Facial Matching Systems (FMS), including one to the Tanzania Immigration Services Department (TISD) at the Kilimanjaro International Airport (KIA) on 29 September.

Trainers issue attendance certificates to participants of IOM’s African Capacity Building Centre (ACBC) in Moshi, Tanzania. Photo: Melissa Tui / UN Migration Agency (IOM) 2017

IOM, IGAD Assist East African States Strengthen Migration Governance, Migrants Protection Capacities

Moshi – IOM, the UN Migration Agency, with cooperation from the Intergovernmental Authority for Development (IGAD), organized a capacity building training from 18 to 29 September at IOM’s African Capacity Building Centre (ACBC) in Moshi, Tanzania. The training aimed to enhance migration governance and migrants’ protection in the IGAD region, which comprises Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan and Uganda.