Migrations

Record number of asylum applicants from Pakistan to Slovenia

Tuesday 26 June 2018 | Newsworthy

At the end of April 2018 85 Pakistani citizens had pending asylum applications in Slovenia, according to new data from Eurostat. That is more than any month since 2008.


Record number of asylum applicants to Slovenia

Monday 25 June 2018 | Newsworthy

At the end of April 2018 275 citizens had pending asylum applications in Slovenia, according to new data from Eurostat. That is more than any month since 2008.


The number of asylum applicants to Austria is declining

Friday 22 June 2018 | Newsworthy

New data from Eurostat shows a declining trend in asylum seekers in Austria. At the end of April 1020 citizens had pending asylum applications in Austria, compared to for example September when 2015 applied for asylum.


Migration crisis is one of mismanagement – The figures 

Wednesday 27 June 2018 | Nikolaj Nielsen
Damiano Bacci
| EUobserver
VoxEurop

Far fewer people are arriving by sea into Europe compared to the last years, yet the political debate appears to suggest a major migration crisis. The real crisis is about mismanagement and indecision by political leaders.


Attitudes on nationalism, immigration and religious minorities are closely connected

Tuesday 19 June 2018 | VoxEurop

A Pew Research Center survey has sought to gauge public opinion on Muslims and Jews, immigrants and immigration, and nationalism and national identity in 15 Western European countries.


Turkey: The number of asylum requests has tripled over the last two years 

Monday 18 December 2017 | Fazıla Mat
| OBC Transeuropa

Following the attempted coup d'état, the number of asylum requests from Turkish citizens for countries in the EU, Germany in particular, continues to rise.


The “migrant crisis”: sorting the true from the false 

Wednesday 27 June 2018 | Guillaume Duval
Xavier Molénat
| Alternatives Economiques

The discourse of the European hard right concerning the numbers of migrants crossing the Mediterranean or the Alps doesn’t hold water when met with the facts.


Migrants in the labour market: region of origin is a key factor

Tuesday 29 May 2018 | VoxEurop

There is no automatic assimilation of immigrants and their descendants into the same patterns of employment as natives, Eurofound researchers argue. 


Europeans support intra-EU mobility 

Wednesday 31 January 2018 | VoxEurop

Europeans are becoming more enthusiastic about migration within Europe, but they remain generally hostile to immigration from outside the EU.


Xenophobia in European cities 

Tuesday 21 November 2017 | Lorenzo Ferrari
| OBC Transeuropa

On average, xenophobia is not rising in European cities - according to Eurobarometer. But there are exceptions and noteworthy counter-trends, especially in Southern Europe