PARAGUAY: Setting up of a car repairs/ pneu-service garage


Gustavo Ibarra arrived in Slovakia upon invitation of Slovak entrepreneurs. They invited Gustavo in order to help them set up a sweet potatoes farm in Slovakia.














As Mr. Ibarra did not manage to obtain the necessary permit, he decided to return home. In Slovakia, in cooperation with IOM, he elaborated a reintegration plan based on setting up of a car repairs garage and pneu-service. IOM mission in Asuncion, Paraguay, assisted the returnee with implementation of his plan and contributed to purchase of electric welder, compressor, hydraulic jack, carbon cutter, tires, tire rims and other equipment. According to monitoring report the average income from Gustavo’s garage is 340 USD and enables Gustavo to support his partner and their little daughter.


Gustavo Ibarra prišiel na Slovensko na pozvanie slovenských podnikateľov, aby im pomohol založiť farmu na pestovanie topinambúr

Success stories

Films - Stories of migrants

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Voluntary Return and Reintegration in Country of Origin (Individual Project).

This project is co-funded by the European Union from the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund (AMIF). Internal Security Fund.

Assisted Voluntary Returns and Reintegrations
International Organization for Migration (IOM) in Slovakia