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05 Jul 2018 description
In this report, IFRC seeks to explore the different challenges that migrants face in accessing assistance in countries of transit and destination, documenting common barriers.
11 Apr 2018 description
The journey to Italy has proven increasingly perilous. The death rate among those crossing from Libya has risen to one for every 14 people in the first three months of 2018.
12 Sep 2017 description
UNICEF and the IOM analysed the journeys of 11,000 young migrants and refugees along the Central and Eastern Mediterranean routes to Europe.
05 May 2017 description
The first comprehensive analysis, “At the Root of Exodus: Food security, conflict and international migration,” explores the role that food security and other factors play in compelling cross-border migration.
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.
20 Sep 2016 description
Despite the number of crossings being 42% lower than in the same period last year (520,000), the number of people reported dead or missing is only 15% lower than the total for 2015 (3,771).
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.
14 Jun 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund
UNICEF reports on the growing threats of abuse, exploitation and death facing the unaccompanied refugee and migrant children arriving in Europe this year.
31 May 2016 description
Some 2,510 lives have been lost so far compared to 1,855 in the same period in 2015 and 57 in the first five months of 2014. The North Africa-Italy route is the most dangerous, with 2,119 deaths.
19 Jan 2016 description
By putting concerns of borders, security and deterrence ahead of the needs of those caught up in this crisis, politicians have failed to protect people, instead increasing suffering and costing lives, says MSF.
18 Dec 2015 description
The report, published by the Ethical Journalism Network, reviews media coverage of migration in the European Union and in 14 countries across the globe.
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.
14 Sep 2015 description
According to IOM estimates, 432,761 migrants and refugees have reached Europe by sea in 2015 so far - double the number for all 2014, emphasizing the scale of the current migration emergency.
10 Jul 2015 description
Greece - IOM estimates that some 150,000 migrants have reached Europe by sea to date in 2015. Almost all arrivals were registered in Italy (74,947) or Greece (75,970). Data provided by the Italian Ministry of Interior shows that during the first six months of 2015, some 70,354 migrants arrived on...
19 Jun 2015 description
report Human Rights Watch
A Human Rights Watch report documents the abuses driving people to make the dangerous sea crossing, and the shortcomings of EU migration and asylum policies.
09 Jun 2015 description
Some 102,000 migrants have arrived by sea in Europe this year, according to the International Organization for Migration, slightly ahead of levels reached at this time in 2014.
16 Jan 2015 description
Figure is about four times that for 2013, indicating that despite dangerous conditions, migrants continued to cross the Mediterranean in winter, when arrivals usually decrease.