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05 Jan 2018 description
IOM recorded 171,635 arrivals by sea in 2017, the figure in 2016 was 363,504. Arrivals in Italy by boat was 119,310, the lowest since the Mediterranean migrant emergency began.
28 Nov 2017 description
Deaths across the Mediterranean since the October 2013 Lampedusa tragedy have surpassed 15,000. More than 50 per cent of all migrant and refugee deaths worldwide over these last 4 years.
24 Nov 2017 description
Relying on analysis of IOM, the report states that at least 33,761 migrants were reported to have died or gone missing in the Mediterranean between 2000 and 2017.
09 Nov 2017 description
report Mixed Migration Hub
One of the most concerning aspects of migratory movements is the rise in the number of children who are unaccompanied and separated travelling on such dangerous journeys.
29 Aug 2017 description
Just 19 deaths have been recorded in the Mediterranean so far in all of August by IOM, a sharp drop from the 689 recorded in August 2015 and 62 last year.
28 Jul 2017 description
OCHA activa Fondo de Reserva para emergencias súbitas para financiar tres proyectos para atender zonas afectadas por el conflicto, emergencia por inundaciones y restricción de movilidad.
14 Jul 2017 description
So far in 2017, the number of asylum-seekers has topped 52,000, which represents only a fraction of the total number of Venezuelans who may need international protection.
07 Apr 2017 description
IFRC and ACAPS report envisages four different outcomes over the next six months, primarily focused on security in Libya and possible repercussions for Italy and Spain.
06 Jan 2017 description
According to the IOM, incidents off Spain, Morocco and Tunisia could add another 300 or more fatalities to the 2016 total. The year is the deadliest for migrants ever recorded by IOM in the region.
23 Dec 2016 description
In total, RMRP partners will provide assistance to 342,000 refugees and migrants, prioritising the most vulnerable new arrivals as well as those already in Europe.
16 Dec 2016 description
This is the highest yearly number IOM has ever recorded, and represents an average of 20 deaths per day, suggesting another 200-300 deaths may be recorded before year-end.
16 Dec 2016 description
report Oxfam
Oxfam reviewed the resettlement policies of eight countries – Australia, Canada, Germany, the Netherlands, Russia, Spain, the United Kingdom and the United States.
01 Nov 2016 description
The 3,940 deaths have already surpassed the total from the whole of 2015. IOM also reports that 333,384 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea in 2016 through 30 October.
02 Sep 2016 description
With an increasing number of migrant children reported missing in Europe, questions arise about the availability, coverage and reliability of data on children migrating to and through the EU.
23 Aug 2016 description
As the number of migrant deaths worldwide continues to rise, IOM’s Missing Migrants Project has recorded 23 per cent more migrant deaths during the first half of 2016 compared with the same period in 2015.
11 Dec 2015 description
The number of fatalities in the Aegean has also risen in December. The total number of recorded migrant deaths in the Mediterranean this year now stands at 3,671.
01 Dec 2015 description
Children are among the most vulnerable of the migrants and refugees travelling to Europe. More than one third of all deaths in the Aegean Sea this year have been of children, many of them infants.
30 Oct 2015 description
With the latest tragic drownings in the Aegean on Wednesday and Thursday—along with four deaths today off Spain—IOM now estimates the number of deaths on Mediterranean sea routes to Europe have surpassed 3,329 this year.
07 Oct 2015 description
report Oxfam
Oxfam is calling for 10 per cent of refugees registered in neighbouring countries to be resettled or offered admission in rich countries that have signed the UN Refugee Convention.
01 Oct 2015 description
UNHCR is planning for up to 700,000 people seeking safety and international protection in Europe in 2015 and requesting funds that can be allocated as flexibly as possible in light of the fast-evolving situation.