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The perilous journey of asylum seekers to the EU

The BBC reports that this year, 63,000 migrants have reached Greece and 62,000 Italy. 1,865 died in the crossing, mostly trying to get to Italy. Last year, 3,279¬†people died. “The largest migrant group by nationality in 2015 is Syrians – … Continue reading

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How to tackle refugee crises

The Migration Policy Institute has just released the report Rethinking Global Protection for refugees. The report argues that new policies and tools are needed to tackle the increase in refugee crises. It states: “The governments of western industrialized countries are … Continue reading

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