Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Migrant Flows in Europe Continue

Md02232016According to the International Organization for Migration, since January 2016, 103,519 migrants, including asylum seekers are reported to have arrived to Europe by land and sea routes. Tragically 411 migrants are known to have drowned or are missing.

In comparison, in 2015, 1,046,599 migrants, including asylum seekers are reported to have arrived to Europe by land and sea routes.

 For more data on contemporary migration issues in Europe, see 

Rethinking Migration Distribution in the EU: Shall we start with the facts?

 Irregular immigration in the European Union

 Why and how there should be more Europe in asylum policies

KJ

https://lawprofessors.typepad.com/immigration/2016/02/according-to-the-international-organization-for-migration-since-january-2016-103519-migrants-including-asylum-seekers-are.html

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