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  • Lack of accessible and safe pathways leads refugees and migrants to take enormous risks while attempting to reach Europe.
    highlight 27 Feb 2017 (4 years ago)
    / Various - Refugees/Migrants
  • Latest shipwreck in the Mediterranean comes as a stark reminder of the vital importance of robust search and rescue capacities.
    highlight 29 Mar 2017 (4 years ago)
    / Various - Refugees/Migrants
  • Loss of hope and deepening poverty driving Syrians to seek refuge in Europe. (UNHCR)
    highlight 25 Sep 2015 (5 years ago)
    / Various - Refugees/Migrants
  • Mediterranean Sea crossings exceed 300,000, including 200,000 to Greece. UNHCR, 28 August 2015, http://www.unhcr.org/55e033816.html
    highlight 28 Aug 2015 (5 years ago)
    / Various - Refugees/Migrants
  • More than 1,500 refugees and migrants have lost their lives attempting to cross the Mediterranean in the first seven months of this year. The bleak milestone was confirmed after more than 850 lives were lost in June and July alone, marking the Mediterranean crossing as the deadliest sea route in the world.
    highlight 03 Aug 2018 (2 years ago)
    / Various - Refugees/Migrants
  • More than 15,500 asylum-seekers currently living on mainland Greece have now received temporary cards, valid for one year
    highlight 04 Jul 2016 (4 years ago)
    Greece / Various - Refugees/Migrants
  • More than 300,000 people have risked their lives to cross the Mediterranean Sea so far this year. Over 2,600 didn't survive the dangerous crossing, (UNHCR)
    highlight 04 Sep 2015 (5 years ago)
    / Various - Refugees/Migrants
  • NGOs provide additional and much needed rescue capacity. In 2016, 26 per cent of all rescue operations in the central Mediterranean were performed by NGOs, more than twice than the previous year.
    highlight 29 Mar 2017 (4 years ago)
    / Various - Refugees/Migrants
  • New UNHCR report shows the sea route to Greece has gained more traction, sea arrivals to Italy have reduced and migrants and refugees are using increasingly diversified journeys to reach Europe.
    highlight 24 Nov 2017 (3 years ago)
    Greece Italy / Various - Refugees/Migrants
  • New Winter Transit Center in Slavonski Brod was opened on 3 November in Croatia. Center can accommodate up to 5000 refugees and migrants (UNHCR)
    highlight 03 Nov 2015 (5 years ago)
    / Various - Refugees/Migrants