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20 Jul 2018 description

Arrivals

48,300 in Q1+Q2 2018
102,800 in Q1+Q2 2017

178,500 in 2017
362,300 in 2016

Dead and Missing

1,288 in Q1+Q2 2018
2,301 in Q1+Q2 2017

3,139 in 2017
5,096 in 2016

16 Jul 2018 description

Total arrivals (1 Jan - 15 Jul 2018): 17,310
Total arrivals (1 Jan - 15 Jul 2017): 93,192
Total arrivals 1 Jul - 15 Jul 2018 744
Total arrivals 1 Jul - 15 Jul 2017 9,440
Average daily arrivals in July 2018 so far: 50
Average daily arrivals in June 2018: 105
Dead and missing in 2018 - Central Med (as of 15 Jul) 1058
Dead and missing in 2018 - Mediterranean Sea (as of 15 Jul) 1,408
Dead and missing in 2017 - Central Med (as of 15 Jul) 2,259
Dead and missing in 2017 - Mediterranean Sea (as of 15 Jul) 2,400
Dead and missing in 2017 - Central Med 2,873

12 Jul 2018 description
report Mixed Migration Hub

REGIONAL

Austria plans to use border guards in Africa

09 Jul 2018 description

Total arrivals (1 Jan - 08 Jul 2018): 16,919
Total arrivals (1 Jan - 08 Jul 2017): 85,197
Total arrivals 1 Jul - 08 Jul 2018: 353
Total arrivals 1 Jul - 08 Jul 2017: 1,445
Average daily arrivals in July 2018 so far: 44
Average daily arrivals in June 2018: 105
Dead and missing in 2018 - Central Med (as of 08 Jul): 1058
Dead and missing in 2018 - Mediterranean Sea (as of 08 Jul): 1,408
Dead and missing in 2017 - Central Med (as of 08 Jul): 2,258
Dead and missing in 2017 - Mediterranean Sea (as of 08 Jul): 2,394

07 Jul 2018 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

Most MENA countries have high immunization coverage rates. But immunization coverage has dropped considerably in some (including Iraq, the Syrian Arab Republic and Yemen), due to the conflicts, instability and the prevailing geopolitical situation in the region. Approximately 1.3 million surviving infants in MENA missed their third dose of DTP vaccine in 2016. In many of the region’s countries, problems of equity persist, particularly concerning displaced populations, nomads, ethnic groups and marginalized urban populations.

06 Jul 2018 description
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THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION,

Having regard to the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union,

Having regard to Council Regulation (EC) No 1257/96 of 20 June 1996 concerning humanitarian aid1 , and in particular Article 2, Article 4 and Article 15(2) and (3) thereof,

Having regard to Council Decision 2013/755/EU of 25 November 2013 on the association of the overseas countries and territories with the European Union ('Overseas Association Decision')2 , and in particular Article 79 thereof,

05 Jul 2018 description

Our Message

While there is room for disagreement about migration policy, the humanitarian imperative means that we must never needlessly sacrifice the survival and dignity of any vulnerable people, including migrants.

03 Jul 2018 description

Total arrivals (1 Jan - 01 Jul 2018): 16,574
Total arrivals (1 Jan - 01 Jul 2017): 84,668
Total arrivals 1 Jul - 01 Jul 2018 8 Total arrivals 1 Jul - 01 Jul 2017 916
Average daily arrivals in July 2018 so far: 8
Average daily arrivals in June 2018: 105
Dead and missing in 2018 - Central Med (as of 01 Jul) 1046
Dead and missing in 2018 - Mediterranean Sea (as of 01 Jul) 1,355
Dead and missing in 2017 - Central Med (as of 01 Jul) 2,214
Dead and missing in 2017 - Mediterranean Sea (as of 01 Jul) 2,350
Dead and missing in 2017 - Central Med 2,873

26 Jun 2018 description

Operational Context

Tunisia has undergone significant change following the Jasmine Revolution of January 2011. The strategic direction of the Government currently focuses on strengthening democracy, while laying the groundwork for a stronger economic recovery. Tunisia has a GNI per capita of USD 11,250 purchasing power parity (World Bank, 2015). The 2016 UNDP Human Development Report ranks Tunisia 97 out 188 countries and as 58 on the Gender Inequality Index (GII 2015).

25 Jun 2018 description

Total arrivals (1 Jan - 24 Jun 2018): 16,350
Total arrivals (1 Jan - 24 Jun 2017): 72,261
Total arrivals 1 Jun - 24 Jun 2018 2,920
Total arrivals 1 Jun - 24 Jun 2017 12,033
Average daily arrivals in June 2018 so far: 122
Average daily arrivals in May 2018: 128
Dead and missing in 2018 - Central Med (as of 24 Jun) 759
Dead and missing in 2018 - Mediterranean Sea (as of 24 Jun) 1,063
Dead and missing in 2017 - Central Med (as of 24 Jun) 2,132
Dead and missing in 2017 - Mediterranean Sea (as of 24 Jun) 2,219

18 Jun 2018 description

IOM works with national and local authorities in order to gain better understanding of population movements throughout West and Central Africa. Flow Monitoring Points (FMPs) allow IOM to quantify and qualify migration flows, trends, and routes, at entry, exit, and transit points (such as border crossing posts, bus stations, rest areas, police checkpoints and reception centres).

17 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

15 Jun 2018 description

Guide for policy makers

This report provides an overview of alternatives to immigration detention in Africa. Drawing from examples in 32 African countries, the report highlights some of the measures in place that contribute to the effective and humane governance of migration, while avoiding the use of unnecessary immigration detention.
African policy makers are facing both internal and external pressure to manage migration more effectively. The research undertaken for this report demonstrates that:

12 Jun 2018 description

Geneva – As the Aquarius rescue vessel makes the three-day journey to Spain, IOM, the UN Migration Agency, reports that 35,504 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea as of Sunday, 10 June 2018. This compares with 73,748 arrivals across the region during the same period last year. So far this month, 2,746 arrivals to Italy, Greece and Spain have been recorded, the majority of which arrived in Spain. The 14,330 migrants, who are registered as having arrived by sea to Italy this year is 76.81 per cent lower than that reported last year in the same period, which was recorded as 61,779.

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

11 Jun 2018 description

Introduction

The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA) Regional Office for the Middle East and North Africa (ROMENA) supports disaster response and preparedness activities in 20 countries by working closely with Humanitarian Coordinator’s (HC)/Resident Coordinator’s (RC) offices, OCHA Country Offices and Humanitarian Advisory Teams (HATs).

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

04 Jun 2018 description

IOM works with national and local authorities in order to gain better understanding of population movements throughout West and Central Africa. Flow Monitoring Points (FMPs) allow IOM to quantify and qualify migration flows, trends, and routes, at entry, exit, and points (such as border crossing posts, bus stations, rest areas, police checkpoints and reception centres).

04 Jun 2018 description
report Voice of America

Tunisia's Defense Ministry says at least 46 migrants have died after their boat sank off the country's southern coast and 67 others were rescued by the coast guard on Sunday.

The rescue operation was ongoing, the ministry said in a statement. The migrants were of Tunisian and other nationalities.

In a separate incident, nine people, including six children, died Sunday after a speedboat carrying 15 refugees sank off the coast of Turkey’s southern province of Antalya, the Turkish coast guard said in a statement.