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Welcome to the website of the Migration Research Institute (MRI) which was founded by the Mathias Corvinus Collegium Foundation and the Századvég Foundation.

Migration is one of the biggest challenges of our time both in the developed and in the developing world. We experience that globalization has brought to the surface at least as many problems as it has solved. The long-term consequences of mass immigration are reshaping complete societies and affecting the fate of millions. For this reason, it is of key importance to get as clear a picture as possible of this phenomenon. We believe that the scientific community has a crutial role in mapping the drivers and social impacts of migration. Our institute was established in the autumn of 2015 with the undisguised purpose of researching and explaining immigration to Europe in a scientific and understandable way to an audience interested in the topic, however lacking academic background.

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REFUGEE QUOTAS ARE STILL ON THE AGENDA

The Commission's new package on migration and asylum seems to be a step forward, however, several Member States have already indicated that…

REFUGEE QUOTAS ARE STILL ON THE AGENDA

WE MUST REJECT THE POLITICIZATION OF REFUGEE LAW ALONG ANY IDEOLOGICAL LINE – ONLINE CONFERENCE, REPORT

How does the new EU migration package look like? How outdated are international asylum regulations in the light of modern challenges? What…

WE MUST REJECT THE POLITICIZATION OF REFUGEE LAW ALONG ANY IDEOLOGICAL LINE – ONLINE CONFERENCE, REPORT

THE GREAT GREEN WALL

Africa is the least responsible for climate change and global warming, yet the most vulnerable for its consequences. The Great Green Wall…

THE GREAT GREEN WALL

EUROPEAN COMMISSION UNVEILED ITS NEW PACT ON MIGRATION AND ASYLUM

A number of feasibility issues arise from the Commission’s proposals. Apart from that, it is already obvious that several Member States and…

EUROPEAN COMMISSION UNVEILED ITS NEW PACT ON MIGRATION AND ASYLUM

CYPRUS TURNS BACK ASYLUM SEEKERS

Cyprus’ immediate return of asylum seekers is not unprecedented, Spain treated the same way those attempting to cross the border to the Spanish enclave…

CYPRUS TURNS BACK ASYLUM SEEKERS