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Full Migration Reporting Guide here: https://gijn.org/migration-reporting-sources-guidelines-contests/
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Organization Resource LinkCategoryDescription
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International Organization for MigrationMigration Data Portalhttps://migrationdataportal.org/Data/ResourcesA wealth of searchable data, maps, etc.
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International Organization for MigrationWorld Migration Report 2018https://www.iom.int/wmr/world-migration-report-2018Data/ResourcesInternational and country data. IOM publishes many other reports and periodicals. These include The Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM), a system to track and monitor the displacement and population mobility. Ninth in a series.
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OECDInternational Migration Outlook 2017http://www.oecd.org/migration/international-migration-outlook-1999124x.htmReport (2017)Analyses recent developments in migration movements and policies in OECD countries and selected non-member countries. Also sponsors international meetings on data.
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OECD
How Immigrants Contribute to Developing Countries' Economies
http://www.oecd.org/migration/how-immigrants-contribute-to-developing-countries-economies-9789264288737-en.htmReport (2018)The report covers the ten partner countries: Argentina, Costa Rica, Côte d'Ivoire, the Dominican Republic, Ghana, Kyrgyzstan, Nepal, Rwanda, South Africa and Thailand.
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OECDConnecting with Emigrants: A Global Profile of Diasporas, 2015http://www.oecd.org/publications/connecting-with-emigrants-9789264239845-en.htmReport (2015)This publication describes the size and characteristics of emigrant populations by origin countries with a special focus on educational attainment and labour force status.
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International Organization for MigrationMissing Migrants Projecthttp://missingmigrants.iom.int/Data/Resources.Tracks incidents involving migrants, including refugees and asylum-seekers. Other good resources include periodical, Migration Policy Practice.
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International Organization for MigrationMeasuring Global Migration Potential, 2010–2015https://publications.iom.int/system/files/pdf/gmdac_data_briefing_series_issue_9.pdfReport (2017)A forward-looking report
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International Organization for MigrationGlobal Migration Data Analysis Centrehttp://gmdac.iom.int/ResourcesCentral site for IOM data and reports, such as 2017 Fatal Journeys Volume 3: Improving dat on missing migrants.
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International Organization for MigrationIrregular Migration Research Databasehttps://gmdac.iom.int/research-database/search?field_keywords_tid_selective=3592&page=2DataSearchable database of academic and non-academic research and analysis, as well as data sources related to irregular migration to Europe.
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United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)Operational Portal, Refugee Situationshttp://www.unhcr.org/figures-at-a-glance.htmlResourcesStatistics on refugee flows, descriptions, and more. See Refworld. Daily newsletter, The Refugee Brief.
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International Labour OrganisationWebsitehttp://www.ilo.org/global/topics/labour-migration/lang--en/index.htmResources/DataResource page on labour migration
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Word Bank GroupMigration and Remittances: Recent Developments and Outlook http://pubdocs.worldbank.org/en/992371492706371662/MigrationandDevelopmentBrief27.pdfReport/DataRegularly updated figures on worldwide remittance flows and migration.
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The Global Knowledge Partnership on Migration and Development (KNOMAD)KNOWMAD websitehttps://www.knomad.org/data/migration/emigrationDataMany reports, plus data on remittances and country-by-country breakdowns on the numbers of immigrants and refugees.
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The Economist Intelligence Unit and the IOMMeasuring well-governed migration: The 2016 Migration Governance Indexhttp://publications.iom.int/books/measuring-well-governed-migration-2016-migration-governance-indexReport (2016)2016 report with good summaries of country efforts and agencies working on migration and trafficking.
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UN Population DivisionInternational Migration Report 2017http://www.un.org/en/development/desa/population/migration/publications/migrationreport/docs/MigrationReport2017.pdfReport/DataAlso reports by the Special Representative on Migration, research papers and more.
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UN Population DivisionInternational Migrant Stock: The 2017 Revisionhttp://www.un.org/en/development/desa/population/migration/data/estimates2/estimates17.shtmlReport/DataThe dataset presents estimates of international migrant by age, sex and origin. Estimates are presented for 1990, 1995, 2000, 2005, 2010, 2015 and 2017 and are available for all countries and areas of the world.
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UN Population DivisionUN International Migration Flows to and from Selected Countries: The 2015 Revisionhttp://www.un.org/en/development/desa/population/migration/data/empirical2/migrationflows.shtmlReport (2015)The data presents both inflows and outflows according to the place of birth, citizenship or place of previous / next residence both for foreigners and nationals. The current version presents data available from 45 countries.
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UN Population DivisionInternational Migration Policieshttp://www.un.org/en/development/desa/population/publications/pdf/policy/international_migration_policies_data_booklet.pdfBookletThis data booklet highlights current policies on immigration and emigration, drawing on the World Population Policies Database: The 2015 Revision.
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UN Office on Drugs and Crime UNODCWebsitehttps://www.unodc.org/cld/en/v3/som/Website/DataDatabases on laws, cases and a bibliography.
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UN Office on Drugs and CrimeGlobal Study on Smuggling of Migrants (2018)https://www.unodc.org/documents/data-and-analysis/glosom/GLOSOM_2018_web_small.pdfReport
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UN Alliance of CivilizationsWebsitehttps://www.unaoc.org/resource/media-friendly-glossary-for-migration/ResourcesA media-friendly glossary on immigration
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UN Global Migration GroupWebsitehttp://www.globalmigrationgroup.org/ResourcesAn inter-agency UN group.
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Migration Policy InstituteWebsitehttps://www.migrationpolicy.org/DataHubResources/DataWashington-based group has country-by-country information, regional pages, data, plus many reports on international topics.
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Migration Policy InstituteWebsitehttps://www.migrationpolicy.org/programs/data-hub/humanitarian-protection-statisticsReports/DataHumanitarian protection statistics, a series of reports.
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Migration Policy InstituteWebsitehttps://www.migrationpolicy.org/programs/data-hub/global-remittances-guideReports/DataRemittances data and more.
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ACP-EU Migration Action Websitehttp://www.acpeumigrationaction.iom.int/Resources Technical assistance on visas, remittances, readmission, trafficking in human beings and smuggling of migrants to the African, Caribbean and Pacific States and Regional Organizations.
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Australian Strategic Policy InstitutePeople Smugglers Globally 2017https://www.aspi.org.au/report/people-smugglers-globally-2017Report (2017)Regional chapters on the growing irregular movement of people.
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UN High Commissioner for RefugeesPopulations of concern (refugees, IDPs, asylum seekers) statisticshttp://popstats.unhcr.org/en/demographicsReport/Data
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Global Migration Group (and others)Handbook for Improving the Production and Use of Migration Data for Developmenthttp://sdg.iisd.org/news/gmg-launches-handbook-on-migration-data/Resources
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Internal Displacement Monitoring GroupGlobal Report on Internal Displacement (2017)http://www.internal-displacement.org/global-report/Report (2017)The 2017 version of a report dating back to 2004 on internal displacement worldwide caused by conflict, violence and disasters. Also regional reports, newsletter, more.
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Internal Displacement Monitoring GroupGlobal Report on Internal Displacement (2018)http://www.internal-displacement.org/global-report/grid2018/Report (2018)Focus is on climate change migration.
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Global Migration CentreWebsitehttp://graduateinstitute.ch/gmcResourcesProgram of the Graduate Institute Geneva.
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The Centre on Migration, Policy, and Society (COMPAS)Websitehttps://www.compas.ox.ac.ukResearch/ReportsA research centre within the School of Anthropology and Museum Ethnography at the University of Oxford.
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DTM Global NetworkThe Displacement Tracking Matrixhttp://www.globaldtm.info/Reports/DataPublished on a bi-weekly basis, the Displacement Event Tracker reports on incidents related to IDPs, returnees and migrants, especially in regards to large population movement updates.
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IPUMS-International Websitehttps://international.ipums.org/international/Data/ResourcesCensus and survey data from around the world
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Pew Research CenterWebsite page on migrationhttp://www.pewresearch.org/topics/migration/Research/Data/ReportsIncludes interacive map "Origins and Destinations of the World’s Migrants, 1990-2017"
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Center for Global DevelopmentWebsitehttps://www.cgdev.org/topics/migrationReports/Blog2018 report said foreign aid doesn't deter emmigration, for example.
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Institute for Human Rights and BusinessWebsitehttps://www.ihrb.org/focus-areas/migrant-workersReportsPage on migration includes background, reports and news.
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ReliefWebWebsitehttps://reliefweb.int/ReportsMain focus is on refugees.
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Mixed Migration CentreWebsitehttp://www.mixedmigration.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Mixed-Migration-Review-2018.pdfResources/ReportsIncludes "Mixed Migration Review 2018"
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MENA
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The Gulf Research Center and the Migration Policy Centre of the European University Institute
Gulf Labour Markets, Migration and Population website
http://gulfmigration.eu/ResourcesData, analyses and recommendations on Gulf labor migration, population and labor markets.
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Mixed Media Migration HubWebsite of the North Africa Mixed Migration Task Force (NAMMTF)http://www.mixedmigrationhub.org/survey-snapshots/Research/Reports/DataFocuses on North Africa. Frequent updates on numbers and trends. Database. More.
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REACHYouth on the Move.http://www.mixedmigrationhub.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/REACH_ITA_Report_MMP_MHub_Youth-on-the-move_Final.pdfReport (2017)About "investigating decision-making, migration trajectories and expectations of young people on the way to Italy."
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Mixed Migration PlatformMonthly reports, focus in Middle Easthttp://mixedmigrationplatform.org/Resources/DataMonthly developments related to mixed migration by country, including reported arrivals, departures, internal displacement relevant to cross-border movement and discussion of relevant policy changes.
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MigrantRights.orgWebsite with Middle East focus by advocacy NGO.https://www.migrant-rights.org/Resources in English and Arabic.Strong news section. Good list of organizations. Data on domestic workers in the Gulf.
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Mediterranean MissingMissing Migrants in the Mediterranean: Addressing the Humanitarian Crisishttp://www.mediterraneanmissing.eu/Report (2016)The site contains this report and other resources, including country-specific material.
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Mixed Migration PlatformMixed Migration and the Global Compacts – A perspective from the Middle Easthttp://mixedmigrationplatform.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/MMP-and-the-Global-Compacts.pdfReport (2017)This report in one of several.
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Springer International PublishingJournal of International Migration and Integrationhttps://link.springer.com/journal/12134Quarterly periodical (subscription)A multidisciplinary peer-reviewed scholarly journal that publishes original research papers and policy discussions
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Europe
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EuroStatsMany databaseshttp://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/data/databaseData
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EuroStatsAsylum statisticshttp://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/statistics-explained/index.php/Asylum_statisticsData
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European CommissionPerception of Quality of Life in European Citieshttp://ec.europa.eu/regional_policy/sources/docgener/studies/pdf/urban/survey2015_en.pdfReport/DataSee chapter on attitudes toward the presence and integration of foreigners in 2015 survey and previous surveys.
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European Migration NetworkCountry Factsheets and more.https://ec.europa.eu/home-affairs/what-we-do/networks/european_migration_network_enResourcesEU Commission body that provides "up-to-date, objective, reliable and comparable information on migration and asylum topics." Also newsletter.
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Knowledge Centre on Migration and DemographyPart of EC Science Hub https://ec.europa.eu/jrc/en/migration-and-demographyResourcesEU site with wide range of links.
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International Centre for Migration Policy DevelopmentMany Europe-focused reports https://www.icmpd.org/home/Resources/NewsletterICMPD is an organization with 15 EU Member States.
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FrontexMigratory Routes Maphttp://frontex.europa.eu/trends-and-routes/migratory-routes-map/ResourcesThe site of the European Border and Coast Guard Agency
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European Parliamentary Research Service Recent migration Flows to the EU http://www.europarl.europa.eu/RegData/etudes/BRIE/2017/614604/EPRS_BRI(2017)614604_EN.pdfReport (2017)Data summary from a variety of sources.
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Migration ObservatoryWebsitehttp://www.migrationobservatory.ox.ac.uk/Resources/DataUniversity of Oxford site with UK-oriented studies and more.
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Human Costs of Border ControlThe Deaths at the Borders Database http://www.borderdeaths.org/DataAn "evidence-base" derived from official sources generated by the death management systems of Spain, Gibraltar, Italy, Malta and Greece. Done by researchers at the University of Amsterdam.
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United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)Defining and Measuring Circular Migrationhttps://www.unece.org/index.php?id=44717Report (2016)A report on Circular migration – a repetition of migration by the same person between two or more countries.
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World Health Organization (Europe)Website page on migration and healthhttp://www.euro.who.int/en/health-topics/health-determinants/migration-and-healthResourcesBackground information, reports, more.
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Migration Policy InstituteAsylum Recognition Rates in the EU/EFTA by Country, 2008-2016https://www.migrationpolicy.org/programs/data-hub/charts/asylum-recognition-rates-euefta-country-2008-2016DataAn interactive map to view asylum recognition rates.
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European Data Journalism NetworkEU data, including on immigrationhttps://www.europeandatajournalism.euDataFor example, data from Eurobarometer on attitudes about immigrants.
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Italian Ministry of InteriorItalian statistic dashboard on arrivalswww.libertaciviliimmigrazione.dlci.interno.gov.it/it/ documentazione/statistica/cruscotto-statistico-giornalieroData/ResourcesOfficial data.
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GreeceRefugee Flows to Eastern Aegean Islands fromhttp://mindigital.gr/index.php/component/search/?searchword=refugee%20flows&ordering=newest&searchphrase=all&limit=0DataFrom the Hellenic Ministry of Digital Policy Telecommunications and Information.
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Migration Policy InstituteTracing the Channels Refugees Use to Seek Protection in Europehttps://www.migrationpolicy.org/research/tracing-channels-refugees-use-seek-protection-europeReport2017 report says, it is "nearly impossible" at present to obtain a clear picture of how protection seekers enter Europe and what legal channels are available to them." One of many reports.
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A project of the "Council for Migration eV" ( RfM ), a nationwide association of migration researchers.Media Service Integration websitehttp://mediendienst-integration.deResourcesGerman-oriented information. Also invites media requests to find experts.
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European Council on Refugees and EthicsThe Asylum Information Database (AIDA)https://www.ecre.org/Resources/DataContains information on asylum procedures, reception conditions and detention across 20 countries. Also see the European Database of Asylum Law (EDAL).
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The EU Agency of Fundamental Human RightsWebsite page: "Asylum Migration & Borders"http://fra.europa.eu/en/theme/asylum-migration-bordersReports/DataData about the fundamental rights situation of people arriving in those Member States that have been particularly affected by large migration movements. 
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StatewatchThe refugee crisis in the Med and inside the EU: a humanitarian emergencyhttp://www.statewatch.org/eu-med-crisis.htmReports and news aggregationGood current collection of news with a human rights focus, including on refugees.
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Migration Policy CentreWebsitehttp://www.migrationpolicycentre.eu/ReportsMPC conducts advanced policy-oriented research on global migration, asylum and mobility. Based at Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies at the European University Institute in Italy.
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Open MigrationWebsitehttp://openmigration.org/News aggregation/Resources/DataRun by CILD, the Italian Freedom and Civil Rights Coalition,
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Midien Dienst IntegrationWebsite (Mostly German)https://mediendienst-integration.de/ResourcesAn information portal designed for the media. One section provides "facts and figures" in English. https://mediendienst-integration.de/weitere-rubriken/facts-in-english.html
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WatchtheMedWebsitehttp://archive.forensic-architecture.org/investigations/forensic-oceanography/News aggregation/Resources“Watch the Mediterranean Sea is an online mapping platform to monitor the deaths and violations of migrants' rights at the maritime borders of the EU.”
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Africa
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UN Agency for Food and Agriculture (FAO) and the Center for Agricultural Research for Development (Cirad)Africa in movement: Dynamics and engines of migration south of the Saharahttp://www.fao.org/3/a-i7951e.pdf?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social+media&utm_campaign=faoknowledgeReport (2017)
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Mixed Migration Monitoring Mechanism Initiative (4Mi)Monthly reports on migration in North Africa.http://4mi.regionalmms.org/4mi.htmlResources/DataA project to track flows using network of locally-recruited monitors .
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Regional Mixed Migration SecretariatReports on West African migration.http://www.westafrica.regionalmms.org/index.phpResources/DataAn effort based in Senegal to track migration in West Africa. Also related reports such as: “Mixed Migration in West Africa Data, Routes and Vulnerabilities of People on the Move.”
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Regional Mixed Migration SecretariatMonthly reports on migration in East Africa and Yemen.http://regionalmms.org/index.php/data-trends/monthly-summariesResources/DataTracking trends in Djibouti, Eritrea, South Sudan, Sudan, Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda, Puntland, Somalia, Somaliland and Yemen.
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Internal Displacement Monitoring Group2017 Africa Report on Internal Displacementhttp://www.internal-displacement.org/library/publications/2017/africa-report-2017ReportSecond in series.
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Asia
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Regional Mixed Migration SecretariatReports on migration in Central and South Asia.http://www.regionalmms.org/index.php?=page&id=45Resources/Data
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Asian Development BankA Region at Risk: The Human Dimensions of Climate Change in Asia and the Pacifichttps://www.adb.org/publications/region-at-risk-climate-changeReport (2017)Hundreds of mentions of "migration" in this 2017 report.
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Asian Development BankFiring Up Regional Brain Networks: The Promise of Brain Circulation in the ASEAN Economic Communityhttps://www.adb.org/publications/regional-brain-networks-aseanReport (2017)This 2017 report "explores the forces that are poised to transform the supply, demand, and mobility of skilled professionals across ASEAN, and the unique opportunities their convergence presents for human capital development and brain circulation within Southeast Asia."
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North America
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Department of Homeland SecurityOfficial statisticshttps://www.dhs.gov/immigration-statisticsReports/Data
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US Immigration and Customs EnforcementWebsitehttps://www.ice.gov/Reports/DataSee Information Library.
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US State DepartmentVisa Statisticshttps://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/legal/visa-law0/visa-statistics.htmlReports/Data
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US Congressional Research ServiceU.S. Immigration Policy: Chart Book of Key Trendshttps://fas.org/sgp/crs/homesec/R42988.pdfReportsExtensive background in this 2016 CRS report.
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Migration Policy InstituteWebsitehttps://www.migrationpolicy.org/Resources/DataWashington-based group also has many reports on international topics and a data portal.
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American Immigration CouncilWebsitehttps://www.americanimmigrationcouncil.org/research/immigrants-in-the-united-statesReports/DataMany reports and fact sheets.
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Council on Foreign RelationsWebsitehttps://www.cfr.org/social-issues/immigration-and-migrationResourcesBackgrounders on policy
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Center for Immigration StudiesWebsitehttps://cis.org/ResourcesA group with the motto "low-immigration pro-migrant."
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Journalists' Resource, Shorenstein CenterWriting about immigration? 12 studies to check outhttps://journalistsresource.org/studies/government/immigration/mexico-immigration-economy-crime-research?utm_source=JR-email&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=JR-emailResourcesPublished August, 2016.
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Demographic Data and Policy Research on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders Websitehttp://aapidata.com/Research/ReportsBased at the University of California, Riverside
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Public Radio InternationalSpreadsheethttps://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/14GeIJFEXiR6aYq8EBkkMPl-i9mTnaVXnFXucEr8GPRc/edit#gid=0ResourcesMore than 60 listings of mostly US resources. PRI sponsors Global Nation, a publication about immigration. https://www.pri.org/verticals/global-nation
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Midwest Center for Investigative ReportingResources for investigating visashttp://investigatemidwest.org/2017/01/31/resources-for-investigating-visas/?utm_source=Migratory+Notes+Pop-Up+Newsletter&utm_campaign=21971662c3-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_05_10&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_084466b101-21971662c3-513965761Resources
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