A display of life jackets worn by refugees during their crossing from Turkey to Greece.
The U.N. and other leaders met to discuss coordinating an international response to unprecedented numbers of refugees and migrants. Two migration experts examine issues the summits left unresolved.
Brexit campaigners argue an Australian-style skilled migration system would limit migration and benefit the UK economy.
If it wins, Leave would strip European Union citizens of the automatic right to live and work in the UK in favour of an Australian-style “points-test” system for skilled workers.
This is what could cause the collapse of the EU – and what could save it.
A Syrian immigrant and his son after arriving on the Greek island of Lesbos, September 2015.
Do terrorists linked to Daesh slip into the groups of migrants streaming toward Europe? Our response to the Paris attacks and any potential manipulations shouldn't fall on refugees' heads.
Migrants from the Middle East bound for Europe earlier this month.
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Viewing human migration through the lens of natural history makes one thing clear: society needs to prepare for more migrations of people and the species we depend on.
Refugees are escorted to especially chartered trains after they arrived at the main train station in Munich.
How asylum seekers became political pawns in Germany's foreign policy agenda.
Migrants from the Middle East wait outside a train station in Budapest on their way across Europe.
A green card lottery would give so-called economic migrants a legal route to Europe.
Migrants rescued from a boat capsized off the coast of Libya in early August.
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The Dublin laws means states can return migrants to the country where they first arrived in Europe.
Migrants running on the shuttle tracks in August.
France's policy towards migrants has been to make them invisible – and criminalise their support networks.
St Anton, Austria: living together isn’t always easy.
An expert spent seven years studying the interactions between locals and immigrants: this is what he found.
Sunrise, sunset: Syrian refugees arrive on the Greek island of Kos.
The EU's proposal to relocate 40,000 Syrian and Eritrean nationals from Greece and Italy to other EU Member States is not what it seems.
Sailing illegally toward Europe
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The headlines about thousands of migrants losing their lives at sea are shocking. But as news consumers we hear little about the context pushing these people to leave their homes.
The EU is asking member states to take just a few thousand refugees each.
How Europe's resettlement plan breaks down in numbers.
Hundreds more migrants rescued as they flee violence and conflict in Africa.
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It remains to be seen whether the EU's narrow approach can prevent further deaths in the Mediterranean.
Migrants arriving in Salerno.
Thanks to a lack of joined-up policy on refugees, the Mediterranean has become the world's most dangerous migrant destination.
Only 28 bodies have been recovered from the tragedy, with 900 feared drowned.
The current situation in which thousands are dying is untenable. Here are some ideas.
African migrants in Misrata, Libya.
Whether they are migrants or refugees, people are needlessly dying by the boatload.
Abide with me, not Juncker.
The Conservative promise to hold a referendum on the UK’s European Union membership has been presented as a clear dividing line between the three main parties in the 2015 election campaign. While the Conservatives…
Spot the elephant in the room.
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Both the public and the parliament need to get serious about the EU membership debate.
Making everyone feel welcome.
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As Western societies have become more diverse due to immigration and cross-border mobility, the question of how welcoming their native populations are to newcomers has become ever more relevant. Exclusionary…