Notes Taken

July 8
UK launches new Border Security Command to fight illegal immigration
Immigrants really do get the job done
How many people are leaving Israel? No-one really knows
Migration, inflation and vacation
Italy tries new approach to deter migrants
In some countries, immigration accounted for all population growth between 2000 and 2020
‘You’re not welcome here’: Australia’s treatment of disabled migrants
Pakistan demands ‘more’ global support to handle Afghan refugees
Chad: Hosting Refugees in an Inclusive Manner

July 9
Smith Stone Walters: latest updates in global immigration
Israel: Economically irresponsible policy could lead to the emigration of strong populations and a spiral of collapse
Ukraine: The NBU has assessed the consequences of the continuing electricity shortage: The demand for workers is falling, the number of emigrants is increasing, and economic activity is weakening.
Rwanda says it ‘takes note’ of UK’s intention to terminate controversial migration deal
There’s a broad consensus in Denmark around migration
Fact sheet: Refugees and asylum-seekers in Syria, January – December 2023
EU: Temporary protection for persons fleeing Ukraine – monthly statistics
UN refugee chief meets Pakistan’s premier to discuss Afghan refugees following clampdown

July 10
United States | August Visa Bulletin
Shania Twain Discovers Her Irish Heritage in the Form of a Guitar
[EU] Out now: statistics for 2023 migration & asylum report
Migration Health 2023 Impact Overview
Migrant raft crashes into rocks and sinks off Turkish coast, killing 7
Mass Graves of Migrants in Libya: An End to a Dream for a Better Life in Europe
Poland: Urgent action needed for refugees trapped in Europe’s ‘death zone’
Refugees in Eastern Sudan at Risk
Pakistan says registered Afghan refugees can stay for one more year
Poland training intercultural assistants as school becomes compulsory for Ukrainian refugees

July 11
Crown World Mobility: Immigration weekly update: July 11, 2024
Sweden intends to tighten conditions of family immigration
Should I Stay or Should I Go? Russian Emigration in Flux
Head of UN migration agency says it has secured billions in new funding
Crossing borders, building livelihoods: The insecure economic lives of migrants in Libya – July 2024
France Is Busing Homeless Immigrants Out of Paris Before the Olympics
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement: Detention Management
Diverse Flows Drive Increase in U.S. Unauthorized Immigrant Population

July 12
Over 60% of Hong Kong elderly with children living abroad at ‘high risk’ of social isolation, survey finds
Rwanda unscathed in failed UK migration deal
Rwanda reluctant to return money from London-Kigali migration deal
Migration Takes EU Population Number Up by 1.6 Million in 2024
Migrants flock to Libya despite lack of law and order
Political chaos in Spain after far-right breaks regional coalitions over migrants
Finland approves controversial law to turn away migrants at Russian border
Four migrants die in English Channel crossing attempt
Finland: Emergency law on migration inconsistent with EU law and must be “rigorously scrutinized”
Boundless Immigration Inc.: This Week in Immigration: July 12, 2024

July 13
Austerity and immigration no longer explain the far right’s rise in Europe
Finland passes controversial immigration law
[Pakistan] Crisis and Consequence: The emigration urge
Brain drain: Impact of changing migration patterns on Kerala economy
The unspoken horrors of migration
Kosovo: Arrival of emigrants, waits at the border points begin

July 14
VOA immigration weekly recap, July 7- 13
Swiss Abroad Congress wraps up in Brunnen, central Switzerland