Europe

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Arrivals to Europe
1,239
By sea
By land
As of
Arrivals to Europe
95,348
2020
128,536
2019
147,683
2018
188,372
2017
Mediterranean Dead/Missing
39
2021
Mediterranean Dead/Missing
1,368
2020
1,885
2019
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Recent trends in arrivals and registrations

Country or area

Arrivals

Percentage
Change

Previous week
31 Dec - 06 Jan

Current week
07 Jan - 13 Jan

First Arrival Countries

Greece

0

11

100%

Italy

290

70

-75%

Spain

1,456

88

-93%

Total*

1,746

169

-90%

Registered Migrants in Other Countries and Areas

Bosnia and Herzegovina

104

132

26%

Montenegro

17

0

-100%

Romania

43

145

237%

Serbia

512

576

12%

Total*

676

853

26%

* Arrivals to Cyprus are not available for this period.
** Arrivals include also other countries or areas for which data are available on a monthly basis and not on a weekly basis.

 Main countries or areas of origin for arrivals in Europe in 2020 as of Q1:

To Italy[1]: Bangladesh (14%), Côte d´Ivoire (14%), Sudan (10%), Algeria (9%), Morocco (7%).

To Greece: Afghanistan (39%), Syrian Arab Republic (25%), Somalia (6%), the Democratic Republic of the Congo (5%), Iraq (4%).

To Spain: Algeria (33%), unspecified Sub-Saharan nationals (28%), Morocco (17%), Guinea (5%), Côte d´Ivoire (5%),

To Malta: Sudan (33%), Bangladesh (17%), Somalia (15%),  Eritrea[2](10%), Morocco (3%).

To Bulgaria[3]: Afghanistan (32%), Iraq (20%), Turkey (11%), Syrian Arab Republic (8%), Iran (7%).

 

[1] The information on nationality breakdown provided is based on the nationality declared by migrants as reported by the Italian Ministry of Interior.

[2] The information on nationality breakdown provided in this summary is based on the nationality declared by migrants as reported by the Maltese authorities.

[3] Nationality of persons registered at entry to Bulgaria.

 

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Displacement Tracking in Yemen includes the monitoring of key migrant and return locations on Yemen's northern border with Saudi Arabia and southern coastal border. Enumerators placed at Flow Monitoring Points (FMPs) monitor the arrivals of migrants and

  تعمل مصفوفة تتبع النزوح DTM في اليمن على مراقبة المواقع الرئيسية للمهاجرين الوافدين والعائدين في الحدود الشمالية لليمن مع المملكة العربية السعودية والحدود الساحلية الجنوبية.

A total of 51,982 migrants and refugees arrived in Europe through different land and sea routes between January and July 2019, 29 per cent less than the same period last year, when some 73,761 sea and land arrivals were reported, 58 per cent less than the 122,384 arrivals registered in 2017 and 8

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This document compiles the main events related to migration flows and forced displacement which occurred in West and Central Africa in August 2019, as well as key information products published by DTM for the month.

Overall movements tracked by IOM Flow Monitoring Points (FMPs) of Cambodian nationals between Cambodia and Thailand at Ou Anlouk and O Rumdoul during August 2019.

Building  on  the  first  two  reports,  this  report  analyzes  the  third  round  of  data  collection  and  provides  a  more detailed analysis of t

Tropical Cyclone Idai made landfall in Zimbabwe on 15 March 2019 and the country experienced floods and sustained heavy rains.

IOM, the International Organization for Migration, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency and UNICEF, the United Nations Children’s Fund detail the obstacles children and adolescents born outside Europe face when trying to access education in Europe.

Ce rapport présente les données recueillies au niveau des Points de suivi des flux de Moussala et Kidira en juillet 2019.

From May to July 2019, IOM’s Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM) conducted 19,581 interviews with households or groups representing 46,740 travelling individuals crossing into and out of Bentiu Protection of Civilians (PoC) site, Malakal PoC site, Wau PoC Adjacent Area (AA) site and Wau collective

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Ce rapport est composé d’un ensemble de cartes et infographies présentant les principales mobilités au Burkina Faso, dont les mouvements migratoires à destination, à l’origine et transitant par le Burkina Faso ; les profils des migrants étrangers présentes au Burkina Faso et migrants burkinabè à

This report is based on data collected through DTM’s Comprehensive Migration Flows Surveys (

This report is based on data collected through DTM’s Comprehensive Migration Flows Surveys (CMFS) in 2016, methodology that aims to enable a better understanding of migration flows from Afghanistan towards Europe.

Ce rapport présente les données collectées pendant le mois de juillet 2019 aux points de passage de Faya Kalait Rig Rig et Sarh dans le nord, l’ouest et le sud du Tchad qui ont été installés afin d’observer les mouvements de voyageurs en transit Il est à noter que le point FMP de Zouarké est inac

This report presents two types of Flow Monitoring dashboards for each country.

Les résultats montrent que la moyenne quotidienne des d'individus observé en juillet aux FMP au Niger était de 1 871. En juillet, le Niger, le Nigéria et la Libye ont été les principaux pays de départ et de destination des personnes passant par les FMP.

Results show that the average daily number of individuals observed in July, at the FMPs in Niger, was 1,871. In July, Niger, Nigeria, and Libya were the main countries of departure and intended destination for individuals passing through FMPs.

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Migration.iom.int is an IOM online platform designed to enhance access to Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM) migration flow information products, including a visualization of population flows. The DTM also has a second online platform, displacement.iom.int, designed to visualize internal displacement monitored through the DTM systems; this platform facilitates a better understanding of mobility trends within a country in assessed areas.

 

The DTM is a system designed to track and monitor displacement and population mobility, provide critical information to decision-makers and responders during crises, and contribute to better understandings of population flows. The DTM includes four standard components – each comprising various tools and methods – that can be applied, adapted and combined as relevant in a particular context. The standard components are: (i) mobility tracking; (ii) flow monitoring; (iii) registration and (iv) surveys. Data visualized on the flow.iom.int website is retrieved from flow monitoring exercises. 

A Flow Monitoring exercise collects information on the volume and basic characteristics of populations transiting through selected locations - referred to as Flow Monitoring Points (FMPs) – during specific observation hours. Data collected includes previous transit point(s), next destination, intended destination (when possible) and means of transportation, as well as the number, sex and nationality of migrants passing through the Flow Monitoring Point. Data is collected overtime through periodic cycles.

Once baseline data is collected through Flow Monitoring exercises. When required and as needed, Flow Monitoring Surveys (FMS) are then implemented to collect multi-layer and multi-themed data on mobile populations. FMS collect data at the individual level and include, but are not limited to, information on basic socio-economic profiles, information regarding the journey (cost, routes, modes of transport, intermediaries) and some basic data on the intentions, expectations, and perceptions of the final destination that migrants have. The findings of these surveys are used in the overall analysis presented in the IOM Flow Monitoring reports.

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