October 2017

 OCTOBER 1 – 7 

Puerto Rican migration could impact Orlando jobs, economy  orlandosentinel OCTOBER 1
After record migration, 80% of Syrian asylum applicants approved to stay in Europe pewresearch OCTOBER 2
Yemen on Brink of Humanitarian Calamity says UN Migration Agency Director General in Sana’a reliefweb OCTOBER 2
Stanford launches research center focused on global poverty and development news stanford OCTOBER 2
Could the flow of migrants to Europe be stopped? WASHINGTON POST OCTOBER 3
Syrians living in Turkey exceed 3.2M: Migration office AA OCTOBER 4
Conference on migration begins at University of Ghana ghanaweb OCTOBER 5
As risks and restrictions rise, migrants turn back – but with new purpose at home CS MONITOR OCT 6
Migration will worsen island’s woes postandcourier OCTOBER 7

 OCTOBER 8 – 14

Puerto Rico has a long way to go before being ‘OK’ CNN OCTOBER 8
Why Helping Africa Makes Migration Worse OZY OCTOBER 8
Migration agency says 8 people dead, 20 missing off Tunisia FOX NEWS OCTOBER 8
France to grant asylum to Niger, Chad seattlepi OCTOBER 9
What Trump’s Proposed Changes Mean For Family-Based Immigration KANW OCTOBER 9
U.N. assisting thousands of migrants in Libyan smuggling hub REUTERS OCTOBER 9
UN helping migrants stranded in Libya smuggling hub defenceweb OCTOBER 10
IOM: More than 140 000 migrants and refugees arrived in Europe by sea so far in 2017 SOFIA GLOBE OCTOBER 11
Tunisia Becoming Next Major Mass Migration Hub breitbart OCTOBER 12
5,000 migrants die in Sahara this year! prothom-alo OCTOBER 12
Africa: Dramatic Drop in Number of Migrants Crossing the Sahel to Europe ALL AFRICA OCTOBER 13

 OCTOBER 15 – 23

Trump seeks end to ‘chain migration’ THE ECONOMIC TIMES OCTOBER 17
Migration policies risk pushing more children underground euractiv october 18
EU ‘running out of money’ to stop migrants travelling from Africa THE GUARDIAN OCTOBER 20
‘Mass Migration’ From Puerto Rico Brings Hundreds to Philadelphia NBC PHILADELPHIA OCTOBER 20
EU to pump ‘sufficient funds’ to stem illegal migration, says Tusk  ekathimerini OCTOBER 20
EU pledges more help to Italy to reduce migrant arrivals INDIAN EXPRESS OCTOBER 20
Italian doctor swaps scalpel for pen to spotlight migrants’ plight the malaymail online OCTOBER 21 
Cyprus: Big EU members should accept more migrants FOX NEWS OCTOBER 23
Fury after plans for all EU migrants to be able to come to Britain after Brexit as long as they have a job THE SUN OCTOBER 23
Algeria expels 950 sub-Saharan migrants middle east monitor OCTOBER 23

 OCTOBER 24 – 31

Ukraine’s State Migration Service denies refugee status to Saakashvili, now he can be extradited interfax OCTOBER 24
‘Now we are safe’: child refugees thank UK MPs and peers for fresh start THE GUARDIAN OCTOBER 24
Near Eastern studies offers Middle East series to local teachers CORNELL NEWS OCTOBER 24
Bermann to lead new seminar on global migration supported by Mellon Foundation daily princetonian OCTOBER 24
Migration plan lets Polish plumbers stay for two years THE TIMES UK OCTOBER 25
Cap lower-skilled migrants but let tourism flow freely, says migration pressure group STANDARD OCTOBER 25
How migration will push Britain’s population to 72.9m over next 25 years TELEGRAPH OCTOBER 26
Downing Street says soaring population proves UK needs tougher immigration laws INDEPENDENT OCTOBER 26
Slowing migration takes 2m off UK population estimate THE TIMES OCTOBER 27
We Are All Refugees: A Conversation With Mohsin Hamid THE NATION OCTOBER 30
Why I started a ‘travel writers of color’ book club CNN OCTOBER 31

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