Member States of the UN Immigration Department have rejected President Trump's nomination for the Director-General so that it will only be headed by an American for the second time in the history of the Agency.
Ken Isaacs, Executive Commissioner for a Christian (1
The White House has also suggested canceling funding from the UN.
Mr Isaacs now has a history of anti-Islamic commentary.
Antonio Vitorino, a former Portuguese EU Commissioner, was elected to head the International Organization for Migration (IOM) instead.
Diplomats said that Mr. Vitorino's application had been helped EU efforts to find a common response to the refugee crisis
Mr. Isaacs made his Twitter account private after his nomination for leading the IOM in February led to criticism would have.
The Samaritan Purse The executive has described Islam on many occasions as a naturally violent religion and retweeted xenophobic material.
He also refused to acknowledge the link between human activity and climate change. In a fourth ballot, Mr Vitorino defeated IOM 's current deputy leader, Laura Thompson, from Isaacs Costa Rica
He replaces US veteran William Lacy Swing
The IOM was made during its 67 year history with one exception, from 1961 to 1969.