The Migration Policy Centre (MPC) conducts advanced research on the transnational governance of international migration, asylum and mobility. It aims to provide new ideas, rigorous evidence and critical thinking to inform major European and global policy debates. Learn more about us

Blog – A Turning Tide? Venezuelan Displacement and Migration Governance in Peru

In this blog post Luisa Feline Freier and Nicolas Parent discuss both the change of migration policy for Venezuelans coming to Peru and the change of public attitudes to migration in general in Peru. Read More …

Sea Rescue NGOs : a pull factor of irregular migration?

A new policy brief analyses the argument that maritime Search and Rescue (SAR) operations act as a ‘pull factor’ of irregular seaborne migration has become commonplace during the Mediterranean ‘refugee crisis’. Read More …

Blog – A reset of the European Union’s approach to migration?

MPC Seminar on ‘Radicalization and Nationalism” with Robert Schertzer and Mitja Sardoc, 10 December 2019, Florence

Public views on asylum and refugee policies similar across European countries

What the Essex case tells us about the current state of migrant smuggling from Europe into the UK