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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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SHOULD NATIONS REMAIN INDEPENDENT OR SHOULD THEY BE MELTED TOGETHER?

Hungary is in favour of the former, as the abolition of sovereignty always has serious consequences. Bianka Speidl, senior researcher at the…

SHOULD NATIONS REMAIN INDEPENDENT OR SHOULD THEY BE MELTED TOGETHER?

2/3 OF AN IMMIGRANT GROUP TRANSPORTED TO MALTA WAS INFECTED

Janik Szabolcs, deputy director of the Migration Research Institute, said on Kossuth Radio that illegal migration poses clear epidemiological and public health…

2/3 OF AN IMMIGRANT GROUP TRANSPORTED TO MALTA WAS INFECTED

EVERY WEEK HUNDREDS OF MIGRANTS ATTEMPT TO CROSS THE HUNGARIAN BORDER

Szabolcs Janik, deputy director of the Migration Research Institute, said on M1 TV that the deteriorating coronavirus situation in the Balkans exacerbates…

EVERY WEEK HUNDREDS OF MIGRANTS ATTEMPT TO CROSS THE HUNGARIAN BORDER

THE EPIDEMIC MIGHT BE A MIGRATION CATALYST

Reading the official programme of the German EU Presidency we get a rather mixed picture regarding its migration objectives, as it includes…

THE EPIDEMIC MIGHT BE A MIGRATION CATALYST

THE MIGRATORY PRESSURE ON EUROPE IS INCREASING

Europe is once again facing an increasing migratory pressure, especially on the Central Mediterranean and Western Balkans routes, following a temporary halt…

THE MIGRATORY PRESSURE ON EUROPE IS INCREASING