Resources and Publications

IOM Sri Lanka Country Strategy 2018 - 2020 

IOM Social Cohesion and Reconcilation (SCR) Strategy 

Health of Migrants:​Resetting the Agenda - Report of 2nd Global Consultation - February 2017 

Migration Governance Framework (MiGOF) 

IOM Global Mission and Strategic Focus 

IOM Regional Strategy: Asia and the Pacific 2012 - 2015


IOM Sri Lanka Publications:

SDGs and Migration - IOM Sri Lanka: Supporting the Post-2015 Development Agenda

Managing Migration: Technical Capacity Building Programme 2002-2009

Counter Trafficking Publications

Standard Operation Procedures (SOP) for the Identification, Protection, and Referral of Trafficking Victims

Handbook for the Sri Lanka Bureau of Foreign Employment (SLBFE) on Identification, Protection and Referral of Victims of Human Trafficking

IOM Health Publications

Assessment of Core Capacities at Points of Entry in Sri Lanka to Implement International Health Regulations (2005)

Prevalence of depression and its associated factors among patients attending primary care settings in the post-conflict Northern Province in Sri Lanka: a cross-sectional study
BMC Psychiatry (2014)

Case Report: Irregular Migration as a Potential Source of Malaria Reintroduction in Sri Lanka and Use of Malaria Rapid Diagnostic Tests at Point-of-Entry Screening

Conflict, forced displacement and health in Sri Lanka: a review of the research landscape
Conflict and Health (2014)

Can Migration Health Assessments Become a Mechanism for Global Public Health Good?
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (2014)

Globalization of leptospirosis through travel and migration
Globalization and Health (2014)

High attack rate for malaria through irregular migration routes to a country on verge of elimination
Malaria Journal (2013)

Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis in a foreign resident visa holder and implications of a growing inbound migrant flow to Sri Lanka
Sri Lankan Journal of Infectious Diseases (2013)

The challenge of establishing a migrant sensitive, rights-based approach to tuberculosis screening in Sri Lanka
Sri Lankan Journal of Infectious Diseases (2014)

Is There a Risk of Yellow Fever Virus Transmission in South Asian Countries with Hyperendemic Dengue? (2013)

Risk of mental health and nutritional problems for left-behind children of international labor migrants
BMC Psychiatry (2015)

Common mental disorders among adult members of ‘left-behind’ international migrant worker families in Sri Lanka
BMC Psychiatry (2015)

Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for Prevention, Early Warning and Response to Public Health Events at Points of Entry

Training Manual: SOP for Prevention, Early Warning and Response to Public Health Events at Points of Entry (2014)

Public Health Emergency  Preparedness and Response Plan for Sea Ports in Sri Lanka (2015)