Zimbabwe became a member state of IOM in 2002 and participates in the IOM Annual Council Meetings. In 2011, Zimbabwe was elected into the IOM Council as a rapporteur at the 100th session of the IOM Council Meeting held in Geneva in December 2011. In 2012, Zimbabwe was elected into the IOM Council Bureau as Second Vice-Chairperson at the 101st Session of the IOM Council. Zimbabwe ratified the amendments to the IOM constitution. IOM Zimbabwe has a technical cooperation agreement with the Government of Zimbabwe, signed and renewed in 1990 and 2007 respectively. IOM Zimbabwe enjoys excellent relations with the Government of Zimbabwe and is duly accredited as a diplomatic mission in Zimbabwe.