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Providing innovative and interdisciplinary commentary and analysis on current migration issues.

Hearts and minds: how Europeans think and feel about immigration

Explore our data visualisation analysing public and political narratives and attitudes towards refugees and other migrants in Europe.

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Migrant key workers data viz

Explore our data visualisation, which documents how migrants continue to play a vital role in filling labour gaps during the Covid-19 recovery.

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Key initiatives on migration

  1. Public narratives and attitudes towards refugees and other migrants: Portugal country profile

    Case/country studies

  2. Migration can be a source of prosperity all countries, but only when it benefits migrants themselves

  3. Changing climate, changing realities: migration in the Sahel

    Research reports

  4. Public narratives and attitudes towards refugees and other migrants: Greece country profile

    Case/country studies

  5. Migration management and external policy in Europe are increasingly connected – and that’s problematic

  6. Rethinking labour recruitment to reduce exploitation and trafficking of migrants

    Briefing/policy papers

  7. Beyond States: the story behind the Global Compact for Migration


  8. Living with climate change, conflict and displacement: recognising agency, voice, mobility, language and linkages

    Briefing/policy papers

  9. As UK public attitudes toward migration are increasingly positive, it’s time for more balanced and evidence-based narratives

  10. Think Change episode 21: what do Europeans really think about migrants?

  11. Addressing exploitation of labour migrants in Southeast Asia: Beyond a counter-trafficking criminal justice response

    Briefing/policy papers

  12. Labour migration in Cambodia, Laos, Thailand and Vietnam: migrants’ vulnerabilities and capacities across the labour migration cycle

    Briefing/policy papers

  13. Re-shaping the migration story: centring the hopes, decisions and experiences of those on the move


  14. The rise of the far right in Denmark and Sweden – and why it’s vital to change the narrative on immigration

  15. How the war in Ukraine is impacting Africa-Europe relations and the migration dialogue

  16. Public narratives and attitudes towards refugees and other migrants: Denmark country profile

    Case/country studies

  17. People on the move can support climate action

  18. What if Europe is, in fact, not every migrant’s dream?

  19. Massacres in Melilla and Libya: nothing new on European borders

  20. The UK–Rwanda deal is a crisis of responsibility, not a crisis of migration