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31 May 2016 description

Madrid, Spain | AFP | Tuesday 5/31/2016 - 17:17 GMT

by Marianne BARRIAUX

Amnesty International called Tuesday on Spain to reform an asylum system it labelled "inefficient, obsolete and discriminatory", blasting the "embarrassing" low number of refugees that have been taken in.

31 May 2016 description

Italy - IOM reports an estimated 204,311 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea in 2016 through 30 May, arriving in Italy, Greece, Cyprus and Spain.

After a surge in reported shipwrecks and other incidents at sea during the past eight days, estimated deaths through 30 May this year have risen to 2,443 on all Mediterranean routes - a 34 percent increase over the first five months of 2015.

31 May 2016 description

204,311 arrivals by sea in 2016

2443 dead/missing published 10:00 CET 27 May

1,011,712 arrivals in 2015

27 May 2016 description

The ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report (CDTR) is a weekly bulletin for epidemiologists and health professionals on active public health threats.

This issue covers the period 22-28 May 2016 and includes updates on Zika virus, outbreak of yellow fever and Polio.

27 May 2016 description

Italy - IOM reports an estimated 194,611 migrants and refugees have entered Europe by sea in 2016, arriving in Italy, Greece, Cyprus and Spain, through May 25. Fatalities – including some 100 still missing – IOM estimates at 1,475 through 26 May 2016.

Flavio Di Giacomo of IOM Rome notes that 37,363 migrants and refugees arrived on Italian shores through 25 May, including all rescued individuals brought ashore so far this week. That total will certainly climb today (27/5), as some 10,000 migrants and refugees have been rescued in the region since Monday, 23 May.

27 May 2016 description

194,611 arrivals by sea in 2016

1,375 dead/missing published 10:00 CET 27 May

1,011,712 arrivals in 2015

25 May 2016 description

Madrid, Spain | AFP | Wednesday 5/25/2016 - 17:41 GMT

Spain started taking in refugees this week from camps in Europe, Turkey and Lebanon, pledging to welcome 586 people from now until the end of June after months of strident debate over governmental inaction.

Twenty-two Eritrean men arrived at Madrid's airport on a flight from Rome on Wednesday, the interior ministry said.

Twenty Syrians and Iraqis coming from Greece were taken in on Tuesday -- the first since November last year.

24 May 2016 description

Italy - IOM reports an estimated 191,134 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea in 2016 through 21 May, arriving in Italy, Greece, Cyprus and Spain.

Deaths through 21 May this year stand at 1,370 on all Mediterranean routes, which is 24 percent lower than last year’s total of 1,792 through the same period.

20 May 2016 description

The ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report (CDTR) is a weekly bulletin for epidemiologists and health professionals on active public health threats. This issue covers the period 15-21 May 2016 and includes updates on Zika virus, outbreak of yellow fever and Polio.

20 May 2016 description

Italy - IOM reports an estimated 190,973 migrants and refugees have entered Europe by sea in 2016 through 18 May, arriving in Italy, Greece, Cyprus and Spain.

Deaths through 18 May this year stand at 1,359 on all Mediterranean routes.

Meanwhile, over 1,600 migrants have been brought to Italy since Tuesday.

18 May 2016 description
report Oxfam

Según los colectivos firmantes, la condecoración no sólo excede las atribuciones de un Gobierno en funciones, sino que supone premiar y promover actuaciones ilegales que vulneran gravemente los derechos humanos, sobre las que la ONU acaba de mostrar su grave preocupación, estando además pendientes varios procedimientos ante el Tribunal Europeo de Derechos Humano

18 May 2016 description

La Cooperación Española ha sido clave para la coordinación y restauración del sistema de tratamiento y distribución de agua potable en el área principal del desastre.

El sábado 16 de abril de 2016, un fuerte seísmo de magnitud 7,8 en la escala Richter, con epicentro a 20 Km de profundidad, en la localidad de Muisne, sacude el noroeste de Ecuador. El gobierno ecuatoriano declara, horas más tarde, el estado de emergencia en las provincias de Esmeraldas, Santo Domingo, Manabí, Guayas, Los Ríos y Santa Elena.

17 May 2016 description

Italy - IOM reports an estimated 189,414 migrants and refugees have entered Europe by sea in 2016 through 15 May, arriving in Italy, Greece, Cyprus and Spain.

Deaths through 15 May this year stand at 1,357 on all Mediterranean routes, which is 24 percent lower than last year’s total of 1,792, through the same period.

Yesterday (16/05) some 1,359 migrants were rescued off the coast of Libya in operations carried out by Dignity One (MSF), Borsini (Italian Navy), Le Roisin (Irish Navy), Aquarius (SOS Mediterranèe), Frankfurt (German Navy) and Siem Pilot (Norway).

16 May 2016 description

By Madison Margolin, Staff

While not typically a prime destination for refugees, Spain is preparing to receive its first two batches of arrivals of refugees from Greece and Italy within the next month.

As part of the European Union relocation program, the first group of 87 refugees will arrive from Greece around May 25, and 63 more will arrive in early June, according to Spanish Interior Minister Jorge Fernandez Diaz.

13 May 2016 description
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The ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report (CDTR) is a weekly bulletin for epidemiologists and health professionals on active public health threats. This issue covers the period 8-14 May 2016 and includes updates on Zika virus, Ebola virus disease, and yellow fever in Angola.

13 May 2016 description

Italy - IOM reports an estimated 188,075 migrants and refugees have entered Europe by sea in 2016 through 11 May, arriving in Italy, Greece, Cyprus and Spain.

Latest fatalities stand at 1,357. By comparison, deaths in 2015 through 11 May on all Mediterranean routes totalled 1,792, which is approximately 32 percent higher than 2016’s total thus far.

Over the past two days around 800 migrants have been rescued on the Central Mediterranean route between North Africa and Italy, including Egyptians, Sudanese, Somalis and a number of migrants from the Comoro Islands.

12 May 2016 description

La intervención se realiza con fondos LAIF de la Unión Europea y son canalizados a través la AECID.

Se instalará una red de distribución de agua potable de más de 125 kilómetros para garantizar este indispensable servicio en las comunidades indígenas miskitas del llano norte Sising, Kuakuil, Boom Sirpi y Yulu Tingni

12 May 2016 description

El proyecto financiado por la Cooperación Española beneficia a 11 comunidades del departamento de Chinandega, en la región seca de Nicaragua

La Cooperación Española sigue contribuyendo a garantizar el pleno derecho al agua potable en igualdad de oportunidades para mujeres y hombres con la inauguración de 9 sistemas de agua potable el pasado mes de abril en 6 municipios rurales de la zona norte del departamento de Chinandega: San Pedro del Norte, San Juan de Cinco Pinos, San Francisco del Norte, Santo Tomás del Norte, Somotillo y Villanueva.

12 May 2016 description

 The Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC) related to Ebola in West Africa was lifted on 29 March 2016. A total of 28 616 confirmed, probable and suspected cases have been reported in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, with 11 310 deaths.

12 May 2016 description

187.631 llegadas por mar en 2016
1.357 muertos/desaparecidos

publicado a las 10:00 hs. (horario Europa Central) 10/5/16
1.011.712 llegadas en 2015