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Odysseus Network

An academic network for legal studies on asylum and immigration in Europe.

The Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law

An independent academic institution with the mission to promote universal respect for human rights and humanitarian law, by means of research, academic education, dissemination of information and institutional development programmes.

The Migration Policy Institute

An independent, nonpartisan, nonprofit think tank in Washington, DC dedicated to analysis of the movement of people worldwide.

The International Migration Institute (IMI) at the University of Oxford 

Committed to developing a long-term and forward-looking perspective on international migration as part of global change.

The Migration Policy Centre 

Produces advanced policy-oriented research on global migration, asylum and mobility to serve migration governance needs at European and global levels, from developing, implementing and monitoring migration-related policies to assessing their impact on the wider economy and society.

The International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD)

The organisation was created to serve as a support mechanism for informal consultations, and to provide expertise and efficient services in the newly emerging landscape of multilateral cooperation on migration and asylum issues. 

The Refugee Studies Centre (RSC)

The mission is to build knowledge and understanding of the causes and effects of forced migration in order to help improve the lives of some of the world’s most vulnerable people.

The Human Rights Institute 

A private institution, founded in 1994 by the University of Iceland, the Icelandic Bar Association and the Icelandic Judges Association. The main objective of the Institute is to research the legal aspects of Human Rights, distribute the outcome and support teaching in this area. 

The Norwegian Centre for Human Rights (NCHR)

A multidisciplinary University of Oslo centre and a leading research institution in the field of human rights with research staff including lawyers, political scientists, social anthropologists, social geography and philosophy.

The Danish Institute for Human Rights

An independent state-funded institution with the mandate to promote and protect human rights and equal treatment in Denmark and abroad.

The Institute for Human Rights

A research institute founded in 1985, and is situated in the Faculty of social sciences, business and economics at Åbo Akademi University. Its principal aim is to promote research, provide education and disseminate information relating to the protection of human rights.

The European Council
The European Council is the EU institution that defines the general political direction and priorities of the European Union. 

European Asylum Support Office
EASO is an agency of the European Union set up by Regulation (EU) 439/2010 of the European Parliament and of the Council. 

The European Migration Network
An EU-wide networking consisting of National Contact Points, providing information on migration and asylum.  

European Commission - EU Immigration Portal

Information for people moving to the EU

European Commission - Fight against Trafficking in Human Beings

Information and research on trafficking 

European Commission  - Eurostat

Statistics on asylum and managed migration

The European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)

One of the EU’s decentralised agencies. These agencies are set up to provide expert advice to the institutions of the EU and the Member States on a range of issues. FRA helps to ensure that the fundamental rights of people living in the EU are protected.

Promotes, coordinates and develops European border management in line with the EU fundamental rights charter applying the concept of Integrated Border Management.

European Website on Integration

Information on integration in Europe

EURES - The European Job Mobility Portal

EURES is a cooperation network designed to facilitate the free movement of workers within the EU 28 countries plus Switzerland, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway.

Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
The agency is mandated to lead and co-ordinate international action to protect refugees and resolve refugee problems worldwide. 

The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement
The largest humanitarian network in the world. Its mission is to alleviate human suffering, protect life and health, and uphold human dignity especially during armed conflicts and other emergencies. 

The International Organization for Migration 

The leading inter-governmental organization in the field of migration and works closely with governmental, intergovernmental and non-governmental partners.

The Council of Europe

A regional intergovernmental organisation whose stated goal is to promote human rights, democracy, and the rule of law in its 47 member states, covering 820 million citizens.