An estimated 258 million people currently live in a country other than that of their birth, a figure that is up from 173 million in 2000, and 102 million in 1980, according to the latest world snapshot of migration data.
Fears US refugee intake could plunge further
Refugee advocates and Democratic Party politicians in the US fear the nation’s humanitarian intake could drop even...Read More
Venezuela crisis worsens
The exodus of migrants from Venezuela is building toward a humanitarian crisis on a par with the movement of people...Read More
Vale Kofi Annan
The humanitarian sector is mourning the death of former United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan. Mr Annan was the...Read More
Brexit – where are things at?
Brexit negotiations have increased apace ahead of the UK’s planned departure from the European Union next March. But with...Read More