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19 Jun 2018 description

Geneva – IOM, the UN Migration Agency, reports that 40,073 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea through the first 24 weeks of 2018.

That total compares to 80,683 at this time last year, and over 215,000 at this time in 2016.

18 Jun 2018 description

Total arrivals (1 Jan - 17 Jun 2018): 15,517
Total arrivals (1 Jan - 17 Jun 2017): 66,752
Total arrivals 1 Jun - 17 Jun 2018 2,155
Total arrivals 1 Jun - 17 Jun 2017 6,524
Average daily arrivals in June 2018 so far: 127
Average daily arrivals in May 2018: 126
Dead and missing in 2018 - Central Med (as of 17 Jun) 500
Dead and missing in 2018 - Mediterranean Sea (as of 17 Jun) 802
Dead and missing in 2017 - Central Med (as of 17 Jun) 2,107
Dead and missing in 2017 - Mediterranean Sea (as of 17 Jun) 2,194
Dead and missing in 2017 - Central Med 2,873

12 Jun 2018 description

Key developments in Africa on the week of June 3rd include the fragile situation in Ethiopia, where political and economic reforms are endangered by ethnic violence; the heavy campaign led by Al Shabaab during the Ramadan month in Somalia; the continued violence in CAR’s Bambari area and in Mozambique’s Cabo Delgado region; and other relevant events across the continent.

11 Jun 2018 description

Total arrivals (1 Jan - 10 Jun 2018): 14,219
Total arrivals (1 Jan - 10 Jun 2017): 61,201
Total arrivals 1 Jun - 10 Jun 2018 857
Total arrivals 1 Jun - 10 Jun 2017 973
Average daily arrivals in June 2018 so far: 86
Average daily arrivals in May 2018: 126
Dead and missing in 2018 - Central Med (as of 10 Jun) 486
Dead and missing in 2018 - Mediterranean Sea (as of 10 Jun) 784
Dead and missing in 2017 - Central Med (as of 10 Jun) 1,904
Dead and missing in 2017 - Mediterranean Sea (as of 10 Jun) 1,986
Dead and missing in 2017 - Central Med 2,873

08 Jun 2018 description

Geneva – IOM, the UN Migration Agency, reports that 33,400 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea as of 6 June 2018. So far this month, 1,190 arrivals to Italy, Greece and Spain have been recorded, the majority of which arrived in Spain (47% of total European arrivals).

The 33,400 arrivals since 1 January this year compares with 73,078 arrivals across the region through the same period last year. The number is also significantly lower compared to 6 June last year, with a 55 per cent decrease.

05 Jun 2018 description

Total arrivals (1 Jan - 03 Jun 2018): 13,706
Total arrivals (1 Jan - 03 Jun 2017): 60,394
Total arrivals 1 Jun - 03 Jun 2018 344
Total arrivals 1 Jun - 03 Jun 2017 166
Average daily arrivals in June 2018 so far: 115
Average daily arrivals in May 2018: 126
Dead and missing in 2018 - Central Med (as of 03 Jun) 478
Dead and missing in 2018 - Mediterranean Sea (as of 03 Jun) 771
Dead and missing in 2017 - Central Med (as of 03 Jun) 1,802
Dead and missing in 2017 - Mediterranean Sea (as of 03 Jun) 1,883
Dead and missing in 2017 - Central Med 2,873

28 May 2018 description

Total arrivals (1 Jan - 27 May 2018): 12,024
Total arrivals (1 Jan - 27 May 2017): 56,111
Total arrivals 1 May - 27 May 2018 2,557
Total arrivals 1 May - 27 May 2017 18,876
Average daily arrivals in May 2018 so far: 95
Average daily arrivals in April 2018: 106
Dead and missing in 2018 - Central Med (as of 27 May) 363
Dead and missing in 2018 - Mediterranean Sea (as of 27 May) 628
Dead and missing in 2017 - Central Med (as of 27 May) 1,802
Dead and missing in 2017 - Mediterranean Sea (as of 27 May) 1,883
Dead and missing in 2017 - Central Med 2,873

25 May 2018 description
report European Commission

EU EMERGENCY TRUST FUND FOR AFRICA

TRUST FUND FOR STABILITY AND ADDRESSING ROOT CAUSES OF IRREGULAR MIGRATION AND DISPLACED PERSONS IN AFRICA

23 May 2018 description

This Annual Report highlights the impact of the Joint UNDP-DPA Programme on Building National Capacities for Conflict Prevention. In 2017, the Joint Programme provided support to more than 60 countries, including through the deployment of Peace and Development Advisors. Peace and Development Advisors are at the forefront of the Programme’s efforts, they support the UN system to effectively adapt and respond to complex political situations and identify areas for preventive action.

22 May 2018 description

Total arrivals (1 Jan - 20 May 2018): 10,616
Total arrivals (1 Jan - 20 May 2017): 48,018
Total arrivals 1 May - 20 May 2018 1,149
Total arrivals 1 May - 20 May 2017 10,783
Average daily arrivals in May 2018 so far: 57
Average daily arrivals in April 2018: 106
Dead and missing in 2018 - Central Med (as of 20 May) 363
Dead and missing in 2018 - Mediterranean Sea (as of 20 May) 628
Dead and missing in 2017 - Central Med (as of 20 May) 1,387
Dead and missing in 2017 - Mediterranean Sea (as of 20 May) 1,468
Dead and missing in 2017 - Central Med 2,873

22 May 2018 description

Key Figures

9,467 Sea Arrivals

1,439 UASC Sea Arrivals

23,441 Asylum applications

171,379 Persons in reception

Overview and developments

18 May 2018 description

Geneva – IOM, the UN Migration Agency, reports that 26,026 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea through the first 136 days of 2018, with about 41 per cent arriving in Italy and 38 per cent to Greece, with the remainder (21%) arriving in Spain.

This compares with 55,479 arrivals across the region through the same period last year and about 189,075 at this time in 2016.