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Expanding 4Mi data collection into Guinea
MMC West and North Africa (WANA) is expanding its 4Mi data collection into Guinea, launching a partnership with Enda Tiers-Monde and Mouvement Africain des Enfants et Jeunes Travailleurs - MAEJT (African Movement of Working Children and Youth).
4Mi data collection in Europe
MMC Europe is starting several new projects over the coming months, including 4Mi data collection among Ukrainians in Switzerland, Poland and Germany, with a focus on vulnerability to trafficking and onward/return intentions; a new project on the impact of irregularity on migrants across Europe and a project on migrant decision making; a study on access to housing for people with a migratory background in Italy, Malta and Greece; and a study on migration in the Western Balkans.
„Die Worte passen oft nicht zur Realität“: Löst eine härtere Migrationspolitik wirklich Europas Probleme?
"The words often don't match reality," says Bram Frouws in an interview (in German) discussing migration policy within the European Union, in a context where Germany is expressing a readiness to take more decisive measures on migration.
Lampedusa: ‘Operational emergency,’ not ‘migration crisis’
The recent spike in arrivals in Lampedusa likely had one main driving factor. "According to our research with refugees and migrants in Tunisia, the interceptions by Tunisian coast guards of boats leaving toward Italy seems to have decreased since the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding in mid-July between the European Union and Tunisia," said Roberto Forin, Head of MMC Europe.