Rescued Ocean Viking people to disembark in Malta, reallocate to 6 EU countries

By |avgust 23rd, 2019|Central Mediterranean route, Dimitris Avramopoulos, Mediterranean Sea, Migration, MSF, News, Ocean Viking, search and rescue, SOS mediterranee|

After fourteen days stranded at sea, the 356 people rescued by charity boat Ocean Viking will be allowed Malta, following an agreement on Friday (23 August) between La Valetta and six EU member states.

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Kurz eyes Egypt’s El-Sisi as migration ally

By |december 20th, 2018|Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, Austria, Central Mediterranean route, Eygpt, migration policy, News, Refugees, Sebastian Kurz|

This week’s Africa-Europe Forum in Vienna may have been officially focused on ‘digital policy co-operation’, but Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi used the opportunity to talk about migration control.

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Youth unemployment worries both sides at EU-Africa summit

By |november 30th, 2017|Abidjan, African Union, Alassane Dramane Ouattara, Central Mediterranean route, EU, EU emergency fund for Africa, EU-Africa summit, Ivory Coast, Jean-Claude Juncker, Mediterranean crisis, Migration, Moussa Faki, News, unemployment, youth unemployment|

A lack of jobs is pushing many young Africans onto the migration path to Europe, and is putting pressure on African and European leaders meeting in Abidjan at the EU-Africa summit. EURACTIV France reports. 

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Italy sketches ‘revolutionary’ idea to resettle 1,000 migrants stranded in Libya

By |september 29th, 2017|Angelino Alfano, Central Mediterranean route, Italy, Libya, News, refugee crisis, relocations, resettlement|

Italy, in a fresh bid to tackle a migration influx that has become a political headache, sketched proposals yesterday (28 September) to resettle around the world a thousand vulnerable migrants who are stranded in Libya.

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Italy, Germany call for EU mission on Libya-Niger border

By |maj 15th, 2017|Central Mediterranean route, Chad, Germany, illegal immigration, Italy, Lybia, Marco Minniti, News, Niger, refugee crisis, Sudan, Thomas de Maizière|

The German and Italian interior ministers have called for an EU mission to be installed on the border between Libya and Niger to stem migrant crossings to Europe.

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Refugee hotspots in Italy and Greece ‘not yet adequate’, say EU auditors

By |april 25th, 2017|Angela Merkel, Central Mediterranean route, Denmark, Dublin Convention, Dublin regulation, Germany, Greece, hotspots, Italy, migration crisis, News, refugee crisis, Sweden|

The EU’s emergency response to the 2015 refugee crisis, by creating arrival ‘hotspots’ in Greece and Italy, has left reception centres that are “not yet adequate”, according to a damning new report by the EU Court of Auditors.

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