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How COVID-19 restrictions & economic consequences are likely to impact migrant smuggling & cross-border trafficking in persons to Europe & North America
A medium-term approach towards self-reliance and resilience of Syrian refugees and host communities in Jordan
The impact of a pandemic on organized crime
Peru turns its back on people fleeing Venezuela
The EU’s Policy of Outsourcing Responsibility
The cumulative effects of displacement and return in Afghanistan
The Legal Response to Irregular Migration
The facilitation of migration in Libya
An inventory of statistical sources
10th in the series
Taking a glimpse into the future of migration to Europe.
Recent migration/migration policy related trends & outlook 2020.
Refugees and the Jordanian Host Community
Recent responses to refugee movements in Afghanistan, Somalia, Syria.
Engaging youth as key partners in migration governance
How 11 countries in Latin America are responding to the Nicaraguan, Venezuelan migration.
Study on long-term migrants in Libya.
Analyses, policy recommendations, new approaches to critical issues facing the enlarged Mediterranean region.
Analyzing the evolution in terms of migratory dynamics in Medenine, Tunisia.
Discussing the unintended consequences of the securitisation of intra-African migration.
Fatal Journeys Volume 4 focusing on missing migrant children.
Assessment of drug smuggling routes and dynamics in Libya.
Discussing some of the issues affecting the migration of young women & girls in SEAP.
Resultado de la visita oficial que hizo la OEA a Brasil en 2019.
Covering the first 6 months of 2019 in the East & Horn of Africa region.
Highlighting some of the difficulties children face in getting protection/help once they arrive in Europe.
A Protection Crisis: Testimonies from children, adolescents & young refugees & migrants.
This report is the result of 3 days high-level dialogue in Aswan in 2019.
Analyzing the EU’s & its governments’ outsourcing of migration controls.
Longitudinal analysis of mixed migration routes and dynamics in 2018.
Analysis of Flow Monitoring Surveys conducted in 2018 across West&Central Africa.
The 1st in a series in the Horn of Africa to improve Unicef’s program supporting children on the move.
Analyzing the political economy of migrant detention in Libya.
Assessing the collapse of the human-smuggling industry in Libya and the central Sahel.
Resilience and Vulnerability to Trafficking and Other Abuses among People Travelling along Migration Routes to Europe
Discussing the finances of networks responsible for human smuggling & trafficking.
Voices of Irregular African Migrants to Europe
Linking Research to Public Debates/Policy Making on Migration & Integration
Discussing the assumptions that many common migration concepts carry.
This study investigates what can be done at the local level to promote positive migration governance in Libya.
The case of the UAE
The struggle of Qatar’s migrant workers for justice
The EU approach to migration and forced displacement in Jordan and Lebanon
Analyzing migration frames & their consequences.
Discussing the implementation of migration policies.
The first UNODC Global Study on Smuggling of Migrants shows that migrant smuggling affects every part of the world.
Reviewing the insights gained through the DEMIG project.
From civil society counterstatistics to (inter)governmental recuperation.
How migration data can deliver real-life benefits for migrants and governments
This report synthesises the findings of the project, conducted between 2014 and 2018 in ten partner countries.
The 9th in the world migration report series, has been produced to contribute to increased understanding of migration throughout the world.
This policy brief seeks to improve our collective understanding of irregular migration and facilitation practices.
International Law and the Meaning(s) of ‘Mixed Migration
Part 1 critically examines the existing and potential sources of data on missing migrants.
Part 2 focuses on six key regions across the world, discussing the regional data challenges and context of migrant deaths and disappearances.
This pilot study identifies several trends related to migration towards and through Sudan.
Insight into the desperate journeys Eritreans make to reach safety
Lessons learned towards a Global Compact for migration.
A new set of Central and West Mediterranean migration scenarios.
How Europe treats refugees fleeing explosive violence.
How the EU’s migration partnership legitimizes Sudan’s “militia state
The pushback of migrants, including refugees, at Europe’s borders.
Recent developments and outlook: Global compact on migration
How policy influences the migration decisions of Eritreans in Ethiopia.
Focusing on refugee and migrant children and women transiting the Central Mediterranean migration route from North Africa to Europe
Discusses policies that can be implemented in countries of origin to help turn migration into an opportunity.
A comparison across six African countries
Examining the politics, implementation & impact of the MPF.
Exploring future of intl migration with a scenario methodology.
What Future for International Migration and Human Mobility? – A joint scenario building initiative
Trends in human trafficking and smuggling in post-revolution Libya
This Report investigates the actual role of drivers in current migration flows.
The aim of the present study is to develop a theoretical framework explaining the links between corruption and migration.
The paper identifies nine important shifts in European foreign policy that took place during the crisis.
How EU’s flagship approach leads to violations of refugee and migrant rights
This report documents the precarious situation faced by many of the world’s 21 million refugees.
Research on the presence & operations of human smuggling & trafficking networks in Ethiopia, Sudan, Libya.
Emerging findings from ongoing research on migrants caught in countries experiencing crisis.
Analysis on available data on migrant deaths for 2015 & challenges in tracing missing migrants.
A unique review of what is being collected and what can be done to further build the evidence base on migrant smuggling globally.
The study provides an in-depth examinaton of all aspects of the irregular migration journey out of Ethiopia.
This year’s report includes a thematic chapter focusing on the connections between trafficking in persons, migration and conflict.
Expands on data and analysis available in our annual Global Report on Internal Displacement.
For the first time, IDMC is publishing its estimates & analysis of people internally displaced by conflict, generalised violence and disasters in a single report.
In-depth research into youths and irregular migration in South Central Somalia.
Discussing international & European migrant smuggling networks.
Study on the situation of migrants in transit, including unaccompanied children and adolescents, as well as women and girls.
Discussing the dangerous refugee and migrant journey of children to Europe.
This report explains how governments, international organizations, and other actors can support refugees’ paths to self-sufficiency and stability by ensuring the accessibility of existing opportunities as well as creating new ones.
This report sets out how Eritreans access protection in neighboring countries, North Africa, and—increasingly—Europe.
This paper examines the role of funding in the EU’s external policies on migration, borders and asylum.
Promote understanding of interests, narratives, priorities held by African & European actors in area of migration.
Supporting Evidence for Thematic Area 3, 9th GFMD
Research on the economic benefits of migration.
The MEDMIG final report examines in detail the dynamics of migration to Europe and ways forward for policy.
Companion report to ‘People on the Move’ takes a deeper look at integration across Europe.
Report concluding that Europe needs a new approach to migration & making four key policy recommendations.
How Internet and Mobile Connectivity can Improve Refugee Well-Being and Transform Humanitarian Action.
The growing crisis for refugee and migrant children.
The causes and consequences of Somali youth migration to Europe
Why indefinite National Service in Eritrea has created a generation of refugees
Stories of abduction, sexual violence and abuse from migrants and refugees
This paper examines European proposals for extraterritorial processing and the establishment of regional protection centres.
This research provides readers with the guidance needed to successfully avoid unnecessary detention and to ensure community options are as effective as possible.
Human Rights Watch interviewed 60 migrant workers for this report.
A snapshot of the migration trends worldwide for the year 2015, based on migration statistics from a variety of sources.
An overview of Kenya’s migration data, trends and the country’s legal framework and governance structures as they pertain to migration.
The 8th report in the series ─ focuses on how migration and migrants are shaping cities and how the life of migrants is shaped by cities, their people, organizations and rules.
Global Detention Project Backgrounder
The report follows and seeks to document the fate of the asylum seekers who have left Israel, allegedly willingly, and returned to their countries of origin or to third-party countries.
This report will explore the main sources of strain on the existing system of protection.
This report details the increasing mismatch between the legal and normative frameworks that define the existing protection regime and the contemporary patterns of forced displacement.
This report considers the extent to which labor migration is being used—or could be used in the future—to strengthen the international refugee protection regime and facilitate durable solutions for more refugees.
The report highlights gaps in evidence on migrants’ decision-making processes, perceptions of risk, and access to information.
The fate of young migrants, asylum seekers and refugees in Libya today
This study creates a fresh and updated understanding of the dynamics of migration flows across the Mediterranean.
This brief aims to provide some basic facts about migration and displacement flows in the region.
Draft resolution discussing how governments should adopt a more objective approach towards migrants.
Comparative analysis of print and online media reporting on migrants and migration in selected countries.
This report focuses on the conditions and risks of migration in Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt.
This report describes the human rights violations driving dangerous migration to the EU.
The failure to save refugees and migrants at sea
The report rovides an insight into how labour migration can contribute to development in countries of origin and destination.
Discussing the positive effects of migration for all involved and migration flows directed towards countries in the South.
The study investigates Congolese asylum seekers’ perceptions of their RSD rejection and make recommendations.
Abuse of Migrants by Human Traffickers in a Climate of Impunity
Investigating how border-related deaths are documented & what can be done to improve the evidence base.
Providing an overview of patterns & flows of trafficking in persons at global, regional, national levels.
A Global Strategy to support governments to end the detention of asylum-seekers and refugees
Discussing the large emigration of youths from Eritrea.
Examining the emergence of the Somali migration route to Uganda and its significance.
Asylum seekers testify to life in Libya
Aims to challenge the current model of donor state-led assistance, drawing on ground-breaking new research on the economic life of refugees in Uganda.