As the number of migrant deaths worldwide continues to rise significantly, Missing Migrants Project has recorded 23 per cent more migrant deaths during the first half of 2016 compared with the same period in 2015. The latest GMDAC Data Briefing, “Dangerous Journeys,” prepared by Global Migration Data Analysis Centre (GMDAC) in Berlin takes an in-depth look at the available global figures for migrant deaths and disappearances during the first half of 2016.
Part of a forthcoming 2015 report to be published by IOM's Global Migration Data Analysis Centre based on data from 2013 Gallup World Poll: How the world views migration
A new data brief produced by IOM’s Global Migration Data Analysis Centre and UNICEF shows that children make up at least one in five of the 870,000 refugees and migrants who have crossed the Mediterranean Sea so far this year. #MissingMigrants
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The discovery Monday (15/6) of the remains of 30 migrants in Dirkou, northeast of Niger’s Agadez crossroads brings to 48 the total of dead migrants found in the Sahara this week, adding to the growing death toll of migrants from Africa and Middle East believed to have perished this year in attempts to reach Europe.
Missing Migrants Project by International Organization for Migration (IOM) is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
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