Dear Visitor,

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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Interview with Balázs Orbán

Interview with Mr. Balázs Orbán, Director General of the Migration Research Institute about Brussels resettlement plans. The interview can be found in…

Interview With Balázs Orbán

Conference on Security Challenges

Conference On Security Challenges

Europe’s migration crisis

Europe’s Migration Crisis

African migrants sold in Libya slave markets

Last week CNN reported on slave trade in Libya, documenting a shocking abuse of human rigths. Migrants, who want to enter Europe,…

African Migrants Sold In Libya Slave Markets

Migrants may end up in Hungary against their will

According to an expert of the Migration Research Institute, the revision of the Dublin Regulation can result in the relocation of such…

Migrants May End Up In Hungary Against Their Will