Signs Off

May 13
Portugal is no longer a problem for Europe
Are young people really being pushed from Ireland’s shore? We asked them (and everyone else)
Special operation ‘’Citizen and patriotic migration-JEM Cameroon‘’: it’s launched!
‘Did you see anyone you knew?’: An Irish emigrant peers into the New York-Dublin portal
Bulgaria: Kavarna again welcomes the descendants of the emigrants with a folklore assembly
Malaysia: Illegal immigrants
In Missouri, defaming immigrants is an elected official’s privilege and duty
Complementary admissions for refugees reach record highs: UNHCR report

May 14
US: Trump has promised an immigration crackdown if reelected. That could backfire on the economy
Israel: Ben Gvir calls to ‘encourage emigration,’ resettle Gaza at ultra-nationalist rally
New Zealand: economic stagnation fuels emigration
The Impact of Migration on UK Population Growth
Why are Chinese people running to Japan?
EU signs off on sweeping migration overhaul ahead of elections
EU completes reform of migration rules despite Poland and Hungary voting against
New PROTECT project supports women migrant workers and children in Indonesia
Number of migrants arriving in Spain nearly triples so far this year
Madeiran woman is missing in the United Kingdom
China remains open to cooperating with US on repatriation of illegal immigrants: embassy
How German media attention idealises female Ukrainian refugees

May 15
1948 May 15: Nakba Day, Day of the Catastrophe in Palestine
Unveiling the Impact of Job Loss on the Health of Immigrants
South Africa: NHI to spark new emigration wave
Sri Lanka: Immigration and Emigration officials fail to attend COPF meeting
Latin America and the Caribbean develop regional labour migration strategy
EU gives final approval to migration and asylum reform plan
Albania: Vote of emigrants/ Bylykbashi clears the meeting with Celibashi
Unveiling the Impact of Job Loss on the Health of Immigrants
Eric Adams Calling Immigrants ‘Excellent Swimmers’ Sparks Outrage and Confusion
UNHCR welcomes continued funding from Japan to support refugees in Jordan
Thailand: ‘Swap Mart’ Targets Foreign Dissidents, Refugees
Making a difference

May 16
1944 May 16: Day of Sinti, Romani and Roma resistance
1954 May 16: Kengir uprising, Kazakhstan
[Smith Stone Walters] Canada: Latest immigration updates
[Crown World Mobility] Immigration weekly update: May 16, 2024
Netherlands: Coalition parties introduce stricter migration and integration measures
CAR: Conference aims to achieve peaceful seasonal migration of herds
Mexico & Central America: Migration Crisis – Emergency Appeal No. MDR43008 – Final Report
Flow Monitoring Surveys with Migrants arriving to Italy in 2023 (04 August-27 December 2023)
Fifteen countries ask Brussels to explore creating migrant centers outside the EU
What’s Unsaid | Let refugees lead
As countries toughen anti-gay laws, ‘rainbow refugees’ seek asylum in Europe

May 17
1990 May 17: International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia
Central America, Explaining and Predicting: President-elect Mulino’s Immigration Policy and the Darien Gap Under New Management
International students risk immigration status to engage in Gaza protests
Netherlands: New Coalition Agreement: Overview of Measures Relating to Asylum and Migration
‘Here You’re Nobody’: Kosovo Cannes Film Candidate Explores Lure of Migration
Poland: Council Adopts EU Asylum Reforms Despite Polish Opposition ― Poland Joins Group of Member States Demanding New Migration ‘Solutions’ ― Prime Minister Vows to Strengthen Border with Belarus ― Humanitarians Indicted for Helping Migrants on Poland-Belarus Border
Tunisia – Concern at increased targeting of migrants
Rome: Freedom of Movement Solidarity Network for migrants launched
[US] Vitez: Voters need to make choice on immigration
Desperate migrants help prop up the U.S. economy; I went to meet some of them at the border
The Top 25 Nationalities of U.S. Immigrants
AIDA Country Report on Belgium – 2023 Update

May 18
1944 May 18: Day of Remembrance for the victims of the Crimean Tatar genocide
Malaysia: Immigration dept busts human trafficking ring
VOA immigration weekly recap, May 12-18
Sri Lanka: Diana Gamage Hands over Passport to Department of Immigration and Emigration Following Court Order
Tunisians protest as number of stranded migrants grows
Fears of new Windrush as thousands of UK immigrants face ‘cliff edge’ visa change
Lebanon’s economic crisis endures, as does the EU’s ‘fear’ of refugees

May 19
Irish In Britain 1999
Irish cultural roots run deep in Central Arkansas

1864 May 21: Circassian Genocide Memorial Day
May 21: World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development
May 22: International Day for Biological Diversity
1948 May 25: Day of Heroes of Fight Against Totalitarianism
May 25: Global Africa Day