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25 Aug 2016 description

Total arrivals in Greece (Jan - 23 Aug 2016): 162,604

Total arrivals in Greece during Aug 2016: 2,307

Average daily arrivals during Aug 2016: 100

Average daily arrivals during Jul 2016: 62

Daily estimated departures from islands to Mainland: 36

Estimated departures from islands to Mainland during Aug 2016: 811

19 Aug 2016 description

Heavy rains expected to further increase risk of flooding in West and East Africa

Africa Weather Hazards

  1. The persistence of above-average rainfall continues to increase both short-term and long-term rainfall surpluses and trigger flooding throughout many areas in Sudan, South Sudan and western Ethiopia. Above-average rainfall is forecast to continue over the region, further worsening the potential for flooding over many downstream areas of eastern Sudan during the next week.

12 Aug 2016 description

3,075 INTERVIEWS WERE CONDUCTED IN THE PERIOD FROM MAY TO AUGUST 2016 BY IOM IN THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA, GREECE, HUNGARY, SERBIA, AND FROM JUNE TO AUGUST IN ITALY

ABOUT DTM’S FLOW MONITORING SURVEYS

11 Aug 2016 description

In 2015 and in the first half of 2016, an increasing number of people risked their lives to cross the Mediterranean Sea in search of safety. More than 1 million people arrived by boats in 2015 and more than 230,000 people in the first six months of 2016. A 69 per cent come from the world’s top 10 refugee-producing countries.

Main trends:

05 Aug 2016 description

Total arrivals in Greece (Jan - 03 Aug 2016): 160,510

Total arrivals in Greece during Aug 2016: 278

Average daily arrivals during Aug 2016:**93**

Average daily arrivals during Jul 2016:**60**

Estimated departures from islands to Mainland:**63**

02 Aug 2016 description

General Situation during July 2016 Forecast until mid-September 2016

22 Jul 2016 description
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Total arrivals in Greece (Jan - 20 Jul 2016): 159,297

Total arrivals in Greece during Jul 2016: 920

Average daily arrivals during Jul 2016:**46**

Average daily arrivals during Jun 2016:**52**

Estimated departures from islands to Mainland:**68**

18 Jul 2016 description

Budapest, Hungary | AFP | Monday 7/18/2016 - 12:26 GMT |

Eight people were hospitalised after a mass brawl involving some 200 migrants broke out at a migrant camp in Hungary Sunday, a senior government official said.

A group of around 20 asylum-seekers -- including Algerians, Syrians, Pakistanis, and Mongolians -- triggered the violence when they exchanged blows before attacking each other using furniture, said Gyorgy Bakondi, chief advisor to Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban.

15 Jul 2016 description

Total arrivals in Greece (Jan - 12 Jul 2016): 158,762

Total arrivals in Greece during Jul 2016: 385

Average daily arrivals during Jul 2016: 32

Average daily arrivals during Jun 2016: 52

Estimated departures from islands to Mainland: 69

08 Jul 2016 description
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Total arrivals in Greece (Jan - 07 Jul 2016): 158,527

Total arrivals in Greece during Jul 2016: 21643

Average daily arrivals during Jul 2016: 31

Average daily arrivals during Jun 2016: 50

Estimated departures from islands to Mainland: 43

06 Jul 2016 description

Total arrivals in Greece (Jan - 04 Jul 2016): 158,433

Total arrivals in Greece during Jul 2016: 122

Average daily arrivals during Jul 2016: 31

Average daily arrivals during Jun 2016: 50

Estimated departures from islands to Mainland: 40

Dead and missing
272 dead - 152 missing (2015)
148 dead - 46 missing (6 June 2016)

06 Jul 2016 description

Total arrivals in Greece (Jan - 06 Jul 2016): 158,527

Total arrivals in Greece during Jul 2016: 216

Average daily arrivals during Jul 2016: 36

Average daily arrivals during Jun 2016: 50

Estimated departures from islands to Mainland: 76

05 Jul 2016 description

Swarms continue to form in Yemen and damage crops

05 Jul 2016 description

General Situation during June 2016

The Desert Locust situation remained extremely serious in Yemen during June. New swarms formed in the interior, some of which moved into the highlands and may continue to the Red Sea coast while others could still move to the summer breeding areas along the Indo-Pakistan border. Crop damage was reported in Yemen. More swarms are expected to form during July and another generation of breeding could commence in August. Survey and control operations remain limited due to insecurity.

04 Jul 2016 description

Total arrivals in Greece (Jan - 3 Jul 2016): 158,398

Total arrivals in Greece during Jul 2016: 87

Average daily arrivals during Jun 2016: 29

Average daily arrivals during Jun 2016: 50

Estimated departures from islands to Mainland: 69

Dead and missing 272 dead - 152 missing (2015) 148 dead - 46 missing (6 June 2016)

04 Jul 2016 description
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  1. IN 2016, HUMANITARIAN RESPONSE PLANS (HRP) in the MENA region requested US$7 billion and received $1.76 billion. The largest recipient was Syria, with $694 million, followed by Yemen, Iraq and the occupied Palestinian territory. In total, MENA HRPs are 25% funded.

  2. The SYRIA REGIONAL REFUGEE AND RESILIENCE PLAN (3RP) requested US$4.55 billion. The total amount received is $1.34 billion (29%), which leaves a total shortfall of $3.21 billion (71%).

02 Jul 2016 description

Total arrivals in Greece (Jan - 30 Jun 2016): 158,311

Total arrivals in Greece during Jun 2016: 1,488

Average daily arrivals during Jun 2016: 50

Average daily arrivals during May 2016: 56

Estimated departures from islands to Mainland: 73

Dead and missing
272 dead - 152 missing (2015)
148 dead - 46 missing (6 June 2016)

01 Jul 2016 description

Global Overview – Trends and Outlook

30 Jun 2016 description

Total arrivals in Greece (Jan - 28 Jun 2016): 158,214

Total arrivals in Greece during Jun 2016: 1,391

Average daily arrivals during Jun 2016: 50

Average daily arrivals during May 2016: 56

Estimated departures from islands to Mainland: 28

Dead and missing
272 dead - 152 missing (2015)
148 dead - 46 missing (6 June 2016)

23 Jun 2016 description

Key Figures

Mediterranean

215,380 arrivals by sea in 2016*

2,868 dead/missing in 2016*

* data.unhcr.org/mediterranean as of 22 June 2016

Trends on sea arrivals

Between 13 and 19 June, some 405 refugees and migrants arrived by sea in Greece. This is a slight increase from the previous week when 358 people arrived to the Greek shores. For the fourth time in the last ten days, there were 40-60 daily new arrivals to Samos.