Migration

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Kosovo, dreaming of a life abroad 

Friday 11 January 2019 | Majlinda Aliu
| OBC Transeuropa

Although Kosovo is still on the "black list" of Schengen, many of its citizens dream of a future abroad. Among the most qualified professional categories, such as doctors, we can already speak of brain drain.


The number of asylum applicants from Afghanistan to the European Union is declining

Sunday 22 July 2018 | Newsworthy

New data shows a declining trend in asylum seekers from Afghanistan in the EU.


Europe’s asylum system under great pressure  in depth

Friday 09 November 2018 | Kashyap Raibagi
| VoxEurop

The Dublin Regulation – the asylum system of Europe – has been put under a great deal of pressure mainly because of the vast majority of arrivals that have been currently registered in a very few member states.


Criminal offenses decreasing in Germany 

Saturday 24 November 2018 | Kashyap Raibagi
| VoxEurop

2017 was the year Germany recorded the lowest number of criminal offences since 1992. 


Immigration concerns fall in Western Europe; integration is most needed

Tuesday 23 October 2018 | VoxEurop

Immigration still remains a top concern for many Western Europeans, but today a large majority says it is necessary for immigrants to integrate, according to a new study by the Pew Research Center.


Asylum seekers appealing returns must get own travel documents 

Wednesday 07 November 2018 | Nikolaj Nielsen
| EUobserver

People refused asylum in Europe may be asked to get their own travel documents at embassies even during appeal, posing risks to themselves and their families.


Using Twitter to track immigrant migration

Thursday 01 November 2018 | VoxEurop

According to the United Nations more than 250 million people migrated from their birth country in 2017. How tracking this data down would enable researchers and journalists to study them ?


When Europeans seek asylum 

Wednesday 22 August 2018 | Lorenzo Ferrari
| OBC Transeuropa

Every year, almost 100,000 Europeans seek asylum in EU countries, and the number of applications continues to grow. Yet this is a phenomenon which remains at the margins of the debate on asylum – and that on EU enlargement.


World cup: Nearly one-third of players in European teams are of migrant descent

Friday 29 June 2018 | VoxEurop

Facing rising hostility in Western Europe, migrants are massively overrepresented in the region's World Cup's teams, compared with the overall population.


How the List tallies Europe’s migrant bodycount

Thursday 21 June 2018 | VoxEurop

Compiled by United for Intercultural Action, the List tallies all the refugees and migrants who have died trying to reach Europe.