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Migration: A study on Afghan returnees from Europe, their motivations and challenges to reintegration
Migration: A study on Afghan returnees from Europe, their motivations and challenges to reintegration

November 7, 2017

Migration: A study on Afghan returnees from Europe, their motivations and challenges to reintegration

Nearly forty years of conflict, economic hardship and natural disasters have resulted in the displacement and migration of millions of Afghans. More recently, increasing numbers of Afghans are making the difficult decision to return to their country of origin, often under strained and difficult circumstances. While a growing number of media organisations and humanitarian actors […]

Greece and Italy: Refugee and migrant children face challenges in achieving their objectives and lose out on education once in Europe
Greece and Italy: Refugee and migrant children face challenges in achieving their objectives and lose out on education once in Europe

July 25, 2017

Greece and Italy: Refugee and migrant children face challenges in achieving their objectives and lose out on education once in Europe

Over 100,000 refugee and migrant children, of whom more than 33,800 unaccompanied and separated children (34%), arrived in Europe in 2016. In the first three months of 2017, 5,700 children landed on European shores. The vast majority of them entered Europe irregularly through the two main gateways to the continent: Italy, using the Central Mediterranean […]