How Integration Is Actually Working in Germany

Three years after record numbers of asylum seekers came to Germany, jobs remain the biggest challenge for post-2015 arrivals. Researcher Swati Mehta offers four ways to make financial integration work.

Greek road inferno 'kills 11 migrants'

Eleven people thought to be migrants have died after their vehicle and a lorry collided head-on in northern Greece. Both the car and the lorry burst into flames but the lorry driver managed to escape without serious injuries.

Mediterranean Migrant Arrivals Reach 82,100 in 2018; Deaths Reach 1,741

Geneva – IOM, the UN Migration Agency, reports that 82,100 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea in 2018 through 30 September, with 36,654 to Spain, the leading destination this year. (Spain’s arrivals include over 600 migrants sailing to Las Canarias in the Atlantic Ocean – see more below.)

Volunteer Story

Hi, I am Ulrike, a 23-year-old student from Belgium. Middle of June, I travelled to Macedonia for three weeks of volunteering with Legis, in the context of my master’s thesis within the Master in Conflict and Development at Ghent University, but also more in general for an interesting experience.

Study Visit

On September 4, Volunteer Center Skopje paid a visit to Legis, organized in partnership with Andjeli, an NGO from Split, Croatia, within the “EVS as One More Step toward Inclusion” project. The study visit was attended by 30 participants coming from different EU countries. The project is...