IOM, the UN Migration Agency has welcomed the decision by Spain to offer a safe harbour to over six hundred migrants – including scores of children and seven pregnant women – who have been waiting aboard a rescue vessel since… Read More ›
Two French pilots, José Benavente and Benoit Micolon, have bought a plane with their own savings to rescue migrants at sea.
IOM, the UN Migration Agency’s Global Migration Data Analysis Centre (GMDAC), on Friday released a new report reviewing the evidence of Four Decades of Cross-Mediterranean Undocumented Migration to Europeand concludes that Europe’s Mediterranean border is “by far the world’s deadliest.” Relying… Read More ›
New data released by IOM, the United Nations Migration Agency, reveals a complex evolution of migrant arrivals in Europe via the so-called Eastern Mediterranean Route. The Agency’s main findings are that the cost of getting into Europe has increased significantly… Read More ›