Regional Mixed Migration Monthly Summaries

The RMMS compiles a summary each month of all relevant movement with statistics, where known, as well as descriptions of political events and policy changes affecting mixed migration in the region. Monthly summaries are available from 2011.

Trend Analysis

The RMMS tracks the latest trends in terms of political context, national policy and data that have an impact on mixed migration flows within and out of the region. This section offers quarterly trend analysis as well as end of year summaries.

Mediawatch

National, regional and international press cover different aspects of news relating to smuggling, trafficking, refugees and economic migrants in the region. This section offers a monthly review of all articles relevant to mixed migration in the news with easy links to the original presentation.

RMMS Research Initiatives

Research is one of the central pillars of the work of RMMS. This section lists the current and anticipated areas of research as well as past publications. RMMS research projects are also reported under the Publications section of this website.

Featured Articles

As part of its analysis and advocacy work the RMMS regularly offers featured articles on important contemporary mixed migration issues. This section presents the archives of past and present articles relating to mixed migration in the region and beyond.

Film & Documentaries

Any film record, news clip or documentary relating to mixed migration relevant to the Horn of Africa and Yemen region is listed in this section, offering the viewer an archive listing (with links) of past and present films.

 

 

 

Statistics at a Glance

New Arrivals along Yemen’s coast

Somali

2014 February

   498

Total arrival in 2013

10,867

Non- Somali (Ethiopian)

2014 February

    1,408 

Total arrival in 2013

54,002

Refugees in Kenya*

Somali

Decrease in population:

February

2014

7,847

Total as of

 

February

2014

 

431,919

Ethiopian

Decrease in population

 259

Total as of February 2014

30,107

Refugees in Ethiopia

Somali

 

Refugee Population

 

New Arrivals 400

Total as of February 2014 

 

Total as of  February 2014

239,837

 

 

 

 

 

500,143

 


 

IDPs in Somalia***

 

Displaced 

-

Estimated total(February 2014)

1.1 million

Source UNHCR. *Officially there are 50,085 registered refugees in Nairobi (urban population). Unofficially the figure is estimated to be much higher. ** Kakuma, Dadaab & Alinjugur. ***The IDP statistics are rounded up to the nearest thousand.