Category: Europe


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 Italy to...
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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: What was...
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German authorities rejected almost all church asylum cases in 2019

German authorities have turned down most of the church asylum cases in 2019, according to German news agency DW. Over the first...
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At least 300 migrant camps dismantled in northern France in 2019

Hundreds of police operations have been launched in 2019 to clear makeshift refugee camps in northern France, said charity...
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Greek conservative party makes huge gains across the country

Every year, tens of thousands of migrants and asylum seekers fleeing war and poverty arrive in Greece in search of a new life, or...
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One-stop-shops in Ethiopia to provide essential services for refugees

Centres dedicated to providing essential services for refugees is launching across Ethiopia to support access to common services...
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German parliament makes it easier to deport asylum seekers, and retain skilled migrants

The German parliament has passed a new package of bills in an effort to better managed migration and asylum in the country.  The...
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Two French men jailed for helping migrants cross the English Channel

Two French men have been sentenced to prison for helping irregular migrants to cross the English Channel. The first of the two...
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Migrant conditions in Italy’s Gioia Tauro plain worsening

The living conditions for migrants in the Gioia Tauro plain in southern Italy have worsened, according to Italian charity Doctors...
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