A joint human security approach to strengthening prevention, protection and empowerment in addressing mixed migration to Gabon

Duration: September 2021 – March 2023
Budget: US$347,475 (UNTFHS: $295,855; Pooled Funding: $51,620)
Implementing Agencies: UNICEF, UNODC, UNHCR, IOM

Mixed migration to Gabon, comprising of irregular migrants for labor purposes, but also criminally organized trafficking of women and children, is a recurrent, growing and an increasingly visible challenge.. Through an integrated human security approach, the programme seeks to strengthen Gabon’s normative framework and implementation mechanisms to ensure quality protection and assistance services to migrants, refugees, and victims of trafficking, and to empower them and their host communities.