Data sources

Eurostat: Statistical office of the European Union

Migration and asylum (Statistics explained, Eurostat):  official Eurostat website presenting statistical topics in an easily understandable way.

Statistics on migration to Europe (European Commission):  Overall figures of immigrants, refugees and asylum seekers in European society.

Migration Data Portal: Platform with comprehensive global migration statistics managed by the IOM.

UNHCR: The database contains information about forcibly displaced populations spanning more than 70 years of statistical activities.

CEAR, Más que cifras: Data about asylum seekers and refugees in Spain


Policy analysis & reports

Glossary on Migration (IOM): Accessible collection of definitions of migration related terminology.

Global Trends Report (UNHCR): Periodic reports with data on refugees and displaced people worldwide.

Fighting disinformation on migration with alternative narratives (Foundation for European Progressive Studies): Report on disinformation and migration narratives.

Maintaining labour migration in essential sectors in times of pandemic (European Migration Network): Report exploring the effects of COVID-19 on migrant workers involved in the essential sectors in the EU and OECD Member States.

The Future of World Religions: Population Growth Projections, 2010-2050 (Pew Research Center).

Reorienting the veil (Centre for European Studies): site that explores Islamic veiling practices in transnational contexts and from a multi-disciplinary perspective.

Disinformation on Migration: How Lies, Half-Truths, and Mischaracterizations Spread (Migration Policy Institute): Report about how disinformation about refugees, other migrants, and minority groups adapts to the shifting news cycle.

Projects and other webs of interest

BRIDGES: Assessing the production and impact of migration narratives: H2020 EC-funded project coordinated by CIDOB, under grant agreement no.101004564.

More in Common: initiatives to address the drivers of fracturing and polarization, and build more united, resilient and inclusive societies.

ENAR: pan-European anti-racism network that combines advocacy for racial equality and facilitating cooperation among civil society anti-racism actors in Europe.

SO-CLOSE: Enhancing Social Cohesion through Sharing the Cultural Heritage of Forced Migrations

porCausa: foundation to promote investigative journalism and alternative narratives on migration.

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