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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 SITUATION IS DETERIORATING ON LAMPEDUSA: MIGRANT BOATS ARE KEEP COMING TO THE ISLAND

Our senior researcher, Norbert Tóth, told on M1 TV that there is a legal basis for the repatriation of migrants, who are…

THE SITUATION IS DETERIORATING ON LAMPEDUSA: MIGRANT BOATS ARE KEEP COMING TO THE ISLAND

MIGRATORY PRESSURE ON SICILY

Our researcher, Márk Vargha, said on the M1 TV that in the legal dispute between the president of Sicily and the Italian…

MIGRATORY PRESSURE ON SICILY

IS ETHIOPIA AGAIN ON THE PATH OF STATE DISINTEGRATION?

Our research director, Viktor Marsai, writes in his article in Mandiner that a part of the Ethiopian political elite takes the role…

IS ETHIOPIA AGAIN ON THE PATH OF STATE DISINTEGRATION?

POLITICAL DEBATES ABOUT SWEDEN’S NEW MIGRATION POLICY COULD LEAD TO GOVERNMENT CRISIS

Sweden needs to formulate a new long-term and sustainable migration policy, but the governing parties are deeply divided over asylum issues, therefore,…

POLITICAL DEBATES ABOUT SWEDEN’S NEW MIGRATION POLICY COULD LEAD TO GOVERNMENT CRISIS

THE EUROPEAN UNION SUPPORTS THE INVOLVEMENT OF OSCE IN THE SITUATION IN BELARUS

Norbert Tóth, associate professor at the National University of Public Service and senior researcher at the Migration Research Institute, said on Kossuth…

THE EUROPEAN UNION SUPPORTS THE INVOLVEMENT OF OSCE IN THE SITUATION IN BELARUS