Italy shuts down key migrant centre

A migrant reception centre in Mineo on the Italian island of Sicily, which was once the largest migrant centre in...
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Croatian officials deny misconduct in police treatment of irregular migrants

No misconduct has yet been identified in the police treatment of irregular migrants in a mountain hut on Mount Risnjak,...
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Dozens of migrants missing after boat sinks off Tunisian coast

Over 80 African migrants are missing and feared dead after their boat capsized off the Tunisian coast on 4 July,...
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Libya: Detained migrants killed in airstrike

At least 60 migrants were killed and more than 130 were injured in an airstrike on a migrant detention centre in Libya...
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Sea routes main cause of migrant deaths

 The world’s most dangerous migration routes involve sea crossings, particularly the Mediterranean Sea, said the...
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Family reunification in Europe getting harder

Reuniting migrant families in Europe is getting harder due to tough family reunification laws. One such case is...
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Eritrean migrants arrested as Ethiopia and Kenya crackdown on irregular migration

Between March and June 2019, Kenyan authorities arrested 55 Eritrean migrants for attempting to enter the country...
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Italy to fine migrant rescue boats who enter Italian waters

Rescuing migrants stranded in the central Mediterranean will become increasingly difficult due to a proposed decree by...
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“It was the toughest journey one can ever have,” said Afghan returnee

We asked an Afghan irregular migrant to share his story with The Migrant Project. Read more about his journey below:...
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