Refugees/Migrants Emergency Response - Mediterranean

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Un milione di rifugiati e migranti fuggiti in Europa nel 2015, oltre 140,000 sono arrivati in Italia (UNHCR)
30 Dec 2015
Second group of 66 Syrian and Eritrean asylum seekers relocated in Sweden and Finland. (UNHCR)
21 Oct 2015
First group of asylum seekers relocated from Italy to Sweden. (UNHCR)
09 Oct 2015
Due anni fa 368 persone morirono nel tragico naufragio alle porte di Lampedusa. Fino ad oggi nel 2015 sono già quasi 3.000 le vittime del Mediterraneo. (UNHCR)
03 Oct 2015
“Che nazionalità avrà se è nato su una barca?,” chiede un compagno. “Mediterraneo,” risponde un altro. La storia di Hussam, nato dal mare. (
29 Sep 2015

  Media Covering Refugee Crisis

Coastguard rescues some 1,000 refugees and migrants off Italy
UNHCR, 13 May 2016
This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson William Spindler – to whom quoted text may be attributed – at the press briefing, on 13 May 2016, at the Palais des Nations in Geneva. Approximately 1,000 people of various nationalities, including refugee families and unaccompanied chi...
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Miracle Ali’s Nightmare at Sea
UNHCR, 14 Aug 2015
Just 40 days old, a boy with Down’s Syndrome may never remember his journey to Europe. His parents will never forget it....
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