Is there a new migrant emergency in Rome?
'We all have harmony in this area, and these people try to divide us, but we tell them that "we will not let you do that".'
There are refugees, there are migrants and then there are the millions of people who live in legal limbo because they defy easy categorisation. But everyone is just looking for a place to call home.
Accused of cooperating with smugglers, NGOs defend migrants’ right to life and point to the inadequate policies of European states.
Any proposed solution to the problem of modern slavery must engage with the business community and government policies on migration and migrant labour.
What the political party manifestos say about refugees and asylum seekers.
Migration from Eastern Europe spurred support for Brexit. But now migration is falling and the economy will suffer.
There is an assumption that migrants are pulled to Europe as a 'destination' of choice. New research shows that often isn't the case.
It's there ... but it changes over time.
Today's ugly politics are not a backlash against global capitalism, they're an open embrace of the racism and greed that has always underpinned so-called global governance.
Refugees who are granted leave to remain in the UK could now be sent back to the country they fled, after five years in limbo.
Gold is both a blessing and a curse for rural Niger.
Australia has few places to capture the spill-over of talented workers priced out of the big cities. Some may leave the country altogether – and where talent goes, capital flows.
In a changing and unsettled world, migration can be a greater-than-ever contributor to development for communities of origin, destination areas, and for the migrants themselves.
Trump's plans to crack down on immigration could create the same conditions that led to MS-13's birth and expansion.
Migration and asylum issues have come to epitomise France's political tensions and to reflect the critical decisions that will face its next president.
The Conversation asked two experts to look at the data.
There is a risk that if Australian citizenship is too hard to attain, it will create a two-tier system of permanent residency.
Over 70% of Ethiopia's population is under 30 years of age. This can be converted to economic muscle if policies are introduced to tackle the high unemployment levels in the country.
Animals shed bits of DNA as they go about their lives. A new study of the Hudson River estuary tracked spring migration of ocean fish by collecting water samples and seeing whose DNA was present when.