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Migrants in Lesbos: volunteers stand

alone against the humanitarian crisis

National government positions on the 2015 EU mandatory quota plan for asylum seekers in the EU, as of 5 September 2015:
  Approval
  Opt-out (de facto refusal)
  Refusal

Financial aid

Migrants in Lesbos: volunteers

stand alone against the humanitarian crisis


Migrants in Lesbos: volunteers

stand alone against the humanitarian crisis

RECENT  GREECE MIGRANT 
STATISTICS
FROM THE U.N.

Migrants in Lesbos: volunteers

stand alone against the humanitarian crisis

GREECE MIGRANT STATISTICS
FROM THE U.N.



Total arrivals in Greece during Feb 2016:

22,731

Average daily arrivals during Feb 2016:

1,337

Estimated # of arrivals during the last seven days

(Based on registration figures as provided by authorities, 

arrows indicating higher or lower number based on the day before)

2015 2016

211,663

24%

17%

Dec-15

3%

4%

2%

0.2%

3%

3%

Greece data snapshot - 17 Feb 2016 UNHCR Data 

Portal - Greece

Total arrivals in Greece (Jan 2015 - 17 Feb 2016): 939,956

Average daily arrivals during Jan 2016:

1,952

Total asylum applications during Dec 2015:

1,314

Dead and missing
272 dead - 152 missing (2015)

96 dead - 34 missing (28 Jan. 2016) (Source: Hellenic 

Coast Guard, Greek territorial waters)

Arrivals per month

11-02-2016 502 12-02-2016 123 13-02-2016 186 14-02-2016


51 15-02-2016 181 16-02-2016 1,783 17-02-2016 4,611


UNHCR deplores loss of life in the Aegean Sea, amidst worsening weather conditions
UNHCR, 22 Jan 2016
UNHCR deeply deplores the loss of life for the umpteenth time
in two tragedies in the early hours of today when at least 42
people from Syria, Afghanistan and Iraq, including 18 women,
17 children and 7 men have been reported dead off Farmakonissi
and Kalolimnos islets near Leros and Kalymnos island...
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Programme seeks 20,000 places for asylum seekers in Greece
UNHCR, 14 Dec 2015
ATHENS, Greece, Dec 14 (UNHCR) – The UN Refugee Agency
and the European Commission have launched a programme to
provide 20,000 additional reception places for asylum seekers in Greece through subsidies for private sector housing. The
Commission is providing 80 million euros from the 2016 EU bud...
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UNHCR says most of Syrians arriving in Greece are students
UNHCR, 08 Dec 2015
GENEVA, Dec 8, (UNHCR) – The Mediterranean crossing is treacherous, the risk of drowning is constant. But still they come,
day after day, in a fleet of dinghies spilling them onto the shores
of Greek Islands near Turkey, almost 800,000 so far in 2015
alone. Most are fleeing the conflict in Syri...
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UNHCR concerned by violence at Greek border, calls for improved security
UNHCR, 03 Dec 2015
UNHCR is deeply concerned about the tension and violence at the border between Greece and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and calls on the authorities of both countries to
manage the border in a manner consistent with human rights
and refugee-protection principles. As a result of restri...
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Ramping Up Refugee Reception - Lesvos
UNHCR, 30 Nov 2015
UNHCR staff are working with Government authorities, NGOs and volunteers on the beaches of the Greek island of Lesvos, to
receive cold, wet and fearful asylum seekers making landfall
around the clock. They wrap them in thermal blankets and take
them to warm, safe emergency accommodation at transit s...
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UNHCR does not necessarily subscribe to the views held by the authors of the articles listed.


27 Nov 2015

UNHCR is working with the Hellenic Coast Guard to facilitate the deployment of experienced life guards and equipment to support rescue efforts at sea. (UNHC
13 Nov 2015