UNHCR encourages Malta to accede to two Statelessness Conventions

UNHCR Malta has launched a report on statelessness in Malta on occasion of the Global “I Belong” campaign, which is aimed at ending the problem of Statelessness within 10 years.

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UNHCR launches 10-year global campaign to end statelessness

The UN refugee agency, with endorsement from high-profile supporters, on Tuesday launched a global campaign aimed at ending the devastating legal limbo of statelessness, which affects millions of people around the world.

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Joint IOM - UNHCR report on reception of unaccompanied and separated children launched in Malta

A joint UNHCR-IOM report entitled “Unaccompanied Migrant and Refugee Children: Alternatives to Detention in Malta” was launched today at the San Anton Palace in Attard.

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The Med’s Mare Mortum

Exactly one year ago today, Malta was dealing with the aftermath of yet another horrific tragedy in the Mediterranean Sea. Hundreds of men, women and children had lost their lives – most of them never to be found – while 146 of the people who were rescued were brought to Malta.

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2,008 individuals arrived by boat in 2013
Majority of the Maltese do not perceive migration as a threat
UNHCR estimates around 30% of +18,000 arrivals from Libya live in Malt...
71% granted international protection in 2013
+ 2,200 refugees have been resettled from Malta: 2005-2013
around 1,500 persons are living in open centres in Malta

2014 Malta Asylum Trends update-Malta Asylum Trends mid year update

What would you do?-2014 World Refugee Day debate

Nitkellmu? -Study on refugee integration in Malta

#knowthefacts-Booklet with info and statistics on asylum and migration in Malta, Europe and beyond

Islelanders-a photographic project

2013 Malta Asylum Trends-2013 Statistics on Asylum in Malta