mediterranean sea arrivals 2017

Mediterranean Sea Arrivals Reached 171,000 in 2017

Over the course of 2017, migration was indisputably at the heart of the international agenda. The Mediterranean was the most important migration route in...
Poland

Poland could lose EU funds over its refugee policy

In September 2015, EU leaders agreed that each country would accept a number of migrants over two years to reduce the pressure on Italy...
IOM migapp

IOM’s “MigApp” Helps People on the Move

In the age of technology, a large proportion of refugees and migrants have a smartphone. This situation can be used to the advantage of...
BMS suggests these 6 online sources for whom conducting research on refugees, migration, internally displaced persons, and so on.

Best 6 Online Sources for Migration Researchers

BMS suggests these 6 online sources for whom conducting research on refugees, migration, internally displaced persons, and so on. Mehmet Enes Beşer and Amy Pitonak...
UN

UN warns about the human rights abuses in Libya

Human rights violations are at the top of the agenda in Libya nowadays because of the ongoing migrant crisis. Recently, the UN Human Rights Office...
To discover the Turkish policies on the education of Syrian refugees, we share main points o the seminar recently given by Ulaş Sunata at Bilgi University.

Education of Syrians in Turkey: A Seminar by Ulaş Sunata

The education of Syrian children occupies a large portion of Turkey's migration issues. NGOs' and the state’s efforts on this issue are not new,...

October’s Migration Hotspot: The Nigeria-Cameroon Border

Amid an ongoing external crisis and an internal crisis that has recently reignited, Cameroon's government has been responsible for increased migration activity on its...
Tomio Okamura Czechia

The Anti-immigrant Immigrant: Czechia’s Japanese Leader

While the world was focused on the German and Austrian election results, another surprising election outcome materialized in Czechia. After the Czech government had...
On October 18th, Dr. Müzzeyen Pandır hosted a MIREKOÇ seminar on her project entitled “Constructing the Image of Syrian Asylum Seekers in News Photographs”.

Syrian Refugees in Turkish News: Seminar by Müzeyyen Pandır

On October 18th, Dr. Müzzeyen Pandır hosted a MIREKOÇ seminar on her project entitled “Constructing the Image of Syrian Asylum Seekers in News Photographs”....
The President of the European Council, Donald Tusk urged European nations to increase their support of the Italian government in the Central Mediterranean

EU Leaders to Support Italy in Closing the Central Mediterranean Route

At a meeting in Brussels this Thursday, the EU leaders once again affirmed their commitment to curb immigration into Europe. The President of the...

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