January 2018

 JANUARY 1 – 7

Migrant slavery in Libya: Nigerians tell of being used as slaves BBC NEWS JANUARY 2
Returning Migrants Start Over in Sierra Leone NEWS DELHI TIMES JANUARY 2
Libya sends migrants home to Gambia EURONEWS JANUARY 2
Orban warns EU: ‘Accept will of people or LEAVE’ as migration row escalates EXPRESS UK JANUARY 3
N.C. remains top 10 for people relocating within the United States, led by work moves JOURNAL NOW JANUARY 3
Over half of displaced Iraqis have returned home, UN migration agency says DAILYSABAH JANUARY 4
One Day Without Us: Let’s Have A Different Conversation About Migration HUFFINGTON POST JANUARY 4
WATCH: Trump says so-called ‘chain migration’ provides ‘gateway for terrorism’ PBS JANUARY 4
Migrant arrivals into Europe by sea halved in 2017 to reach 171,635: IOM XINHUANET JANUARY 6
National Migration Week spotlights journey of immigrants CRUX NOW JANUARY 7

 JANUARY 8 – 14

Understanding the Global Refugee Crisis: A Tale of 3 Myths NATIONAL INTEREST JANUARY 9
UN refugee agency urges Israel to halt forced relocation of African asylum seekers UN JANUARY 9
At a Public School in Denver, Refugee Children Find Hope and Frustration NY TIMES JANUARY 9
Libya Rescues 279 Migrants at Sea, but 100 More Are Feared Dead NY TIMES JANUARY 10
Gym gives Syrian child refugee free lifetime membership after photo shows him staring longingly through window INDEPENDENT JANUARY 10
UN chief urges world leaders to celebrate migration as a positive THE GUARDIAN JANUARY 11
Migration should be act of hope, not despair; UN chief proposes ways to maximize migrants’ contributions UN JANUARY 11
Diphtheria rages through Rohingya refugee camp STRAITSTIMES JANUARY 13
Hungary retrial highlights ‘vilification of refugees’ ALJAZEERA JANUARY 13
Syrian refugee who arrived in Britain on a frozen chip lorry wins place at Oxford to study maths DAILYMAIL  JANUARY 14

 JANUARY 15 – 23

‘England seemed so close’: refugee, 15, crushed to death by Calais lorry THE GUARDIAN JANUARY 16
The U.S. Has Cut Half of Its Aid to Palestinian Refugees Pending U.N. Reform TIME JANUARY 17
Stanford scholars develop new algorithm to help resettle refugees and improve their integration STANFORD NEWS JANUARY 18
German city bans new refugees as anti-migrant mood increases THE TELEGRAPH JANUARY 20
The Refugees Who Don’t Want To Go Home … Yet NPR JANUARY 21
Merkel’s Got Some Explaining To Do SPIEGEL JANUARY 22
Muslim Refugees Team Up With Anarchists in an Effort To Shame Greece THE ATLANTIC JANUARY 22
Second group of Manus Island refugees depart for US under resettlement deal THE GUARDIAN JANUARY 22
“We Are Humans, Just Like Them”: A Refugee Reacts to Anti-Refugee Protesters PBS JANUARY 22
The “Human Cost” of The EU’s Response to the Refugee Crisis PBS JANUARY 23
Cate Blanchett urges Davos to give refugees more compassion THE GUARDIAN JANUARY 23

 JANUARY 24 – 31

US Rejects Claim Drone Hit Refugee Camp in Pakistan VOANEWS JANUARY 25
Here’s the problem with chain migration | Lou Barletta PENNLIVE JANUARY 25
Deal with France ‘could bring hundreds more child refugees to UK’ THE GUARDIAN JANUARY 26
‘He was just a kid’: the boy who became a symbol of Spain’s migration crisis THE GUARDIAN JANUARY 26
Hunger striking Manus refugee force fed RDZ JANUARY 26
At Least 30 Somalis, Ethiopians Drown Off Yemen Coast VOANEWS JANUARY 26
One Year Since Trump’s First Travel Ban, Many Refugees Left With Only Hellish Options HUFFINGTON POST JANUARY 27
Rare Disease Finds Fertile Ground In Rohingya Refugee Camps NPR JANUARY 27
Home to 14 refugees, a Vermont city still grapples with the resettlement debate WASHINGTON POST JANUARY 27
Hollywood star Yeoh calls Rohingya condition ‘despicable’ TIMES UNION JANUARY 28

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