Dear Visitor,

I wholeheartedly welcome you on the website of the Migration Research Institute co-founded by the Századvég School of Politics Foundation and the Matthias Corvinus Collegium. Migration, as a social phenomenon, is as old as history. Looking round the globe, we see that certain countries struggle with emigration causing fundamental change of their society, while others face immigration with the same significant effect.

In this equation, the European continent has a special role. While in the preceding centuries Europe was rather famous of emigration and of how it conquered other continents, in the most recent period, direction of migration shows a definite and fairly spectacular reversal. Moreover, creation of the European Union was accompanied by the new phenomena of free movement of people within the Union, in line with the spread of modern means of communication and transportation approximating countries of the world and to each other.

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The migration pressure on EU is increasing

The number of illegal border crossings at the southern border has multiplied in the last few weeks. Meanwhile we do not know…

The Migration Pressure On EU Is Increasing

According to the UN, up to 79 million people could leave Africa

Our colleague, researcher Márk Vargha, told Ma este (M1 TV channel) that according to a UN report, the health crisis of coronavirus had a disastrous…

According To The UN, Up To 79 Million People Could Leave Africa

The outcome of the Libyan civil war may have an impact on migration to the EU

Viktor Marsai, research director of the Migration Research Institute, told as a guest on Kossuth Radio's The Question of the Day programme in connection with the Libyan civil…

The Outcome Of The Libyan Civil War May Have An Impact On Migration To The EU

Youtube: Terrorism 3.0 — Current Security Challenges and Prospects — Gergely Németh

The Deputy State Security underlines in his lecture that security and defence policy is trending once again. It is trending due to…

Youtube: Terrorism 3.0 — Current Security Challenges And Prospects — Gergely Németh

We can draw a parallel between the coronavirus infected immigrant neighbourhoods of Sweden and the high number of deaths in Swedish nursing homes

The Swedish epidemic management strategy has failed to protect the elderly; about half of Sweden’s coronavirus related deaths have occurred in nursing…

We Can Draw A Parallel Between The Coronavirus Infected Immigrant Neighbourhoods Of Sweden And The High Number Of Deaths In Swedish Nursing Homes