• i-Map: an interactive web application providing information on migration
    i-Map: an interactive web application providing information on migration
  • i-Map: an interactive web application providing information on migration
    i-Map: an interactive web application providing information on migration
  • i-Map: an interactive web application providing information on migration
    i-Map: an interactive web application providing information on migration
  • i-Map: an interactive web application providing information on migration
    i-Map: an interactive web application providing information on migration

The Interactive Map on Migration (i-Map) serves as a support instrument to intergovernmental dialogues on migration by facilitating access to and exchange of information through country profiles, visualisations and up-to-date news.

Latest news...

MTM i-Map Newsletter July 2014

15/07/2014 - The latest MTM i-Map Newsletter is now available in English, French, and Arabic.

Release of the i-Map Monthly News Review - June 2014

04/07/2014 - Welcome to our MTM i-Map Monthly News Review: a quick and easy way to update yourself on the latest happenings and news in the MTM regions and neighbouring countries (Africa, Europe and the Middle East) through a selection of the most relevant media coverage related to migration in the last month, including: International Protection; Irregular Migration; Legal Migration; and Migration and Development.

The MTM i-Map Monthly News Review is available in English, French and Arabic. Previous issues:

MTM i-Map Visualisations on media articles available in the i-Map News Centre

16/06/2014 - In the framework of the Dialogue on Mediterranean Transit Migration (MTM), as an output of the project ‘Interactive Map on Migration’, three different types of visualisations on media articles available in the i-Map News Centre were developed, allowing for an overview of media reporting on migration-related topics. All visualisations are available in Arabic, English and French.

MTM i-Map Final Conference

13/06/2014 - On 4-5 June 2014, the MTM i-Map Final Conference was held in Brussels, Belgium, with a thematic focus on The MTM i-Map Platform: Towards more targeted migration policies. All relevant meeting documents of the MTM i-Map Final Conference can be accessed in Arabic, English, and French.


MTM i-Map 2014 Map on Migration Migration Routes in the MTM Region

21/05/2014 - Developed in the framework of the Dialogue on Mediterranean Transit Migration (MTM), as an output of the project ‘Interactive Map on Migration in Africa, the Middle East, and the Mediterranean Region (i-Map 2011-2014)’, the 2014 Map on Mixed Migration Routes shows mixed migration movements from sub-Saharan Africa and the Middle East towards the Mediterranean region and Europe. The map is a model, visualising key mixed migration routes and characterised by key migration hubs and known points of irregular border crossing, including land, sea, and airport borders, as well as risk zones along these routes. The MTM i-Map 2014 Map is available in English, French and Arabic.

 

Silk Routes Migration Country Reports Available Online

09/05/2014 - Migration Country Reports for Afghanistan and Pakistan are now available online and on the Budapest Process website. The Country Reports were prepared within the project "Fostering Cooperation in the Area of Migration with and in the Silk Routes Region”, implemented under the umbrella of the Budapest Process between September 2011 and November 2013. The reports aim at establishing a comprehensive knowledge base on the migration realities in Afghanistan and Pakistan to aid stakeholders understand the complex phenomenon of migration in these contexts, and its links to other policy areas at a national, regional and international level. The reports gather a large range of statistical and analytical information to provide an empirical basis for policy planning and development.  They include country-specific information on the overall socio-economic context of migration, institutional and policy frameworks, migration trends and patterns, as well as more specific data on  legal migration, asylum and international protection, irregular migration, return, and migration and development.

MTM i-Map Newsletter February 2014

04/02/2014 - The latest MTM i-Map Newsletter is now available in English, French, and Arabic.

New infographics on the Silk Routes region

6/12/2013 - In the framework of the Budapest Process and the project "Fostering Cooperation in the Area of Migration with and in the Silk Routes Region", two infographics on labour migration and cross border migration factors in the Silk Routes region have been developed and are available here

In addition migration routes from the Silk Routes region have been drawn up and integrated in a comprehensive multi-regional irregular and mixed migration flow map.

Migration Routes in the Budapest Process Region can be checked out here.

MTM i-Map Newsletter September 2013

18/09/2013 - The latest MTM i-Map Newsletter is now available in English, French, and Arabic.

Launch of the Rabat Process i-Map

10/09/2013 - The Rabat Process has joined the i-Map Platform. It features for the time being in the home page as well as in the i-Map News Centre. Additional outputs of the Rabat Process i-Map will soon be available online.

MTM Dialogue i-Map

Participating states

Algeria, Egypt, Ethiopia, EU 27 Member States, Ghana, Kenya, Lebanon, Libya , Mali, Morocco, Niger, Nigeria, Norway, Senegal, Switzerland, Syria, Tunisia, and Turkey

Implementing partners  

  • Irregular and mixed migration: Europol, Frontex, Interpol, UNHCR and UNODC
  • Migration and Development: IFAD, IOM 

Donors

  • Main donor: European Commission
  • Co-funding states: France, Italy, Malta, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Switzerland, UK

Prague Process i-Map

Participating states

Albania, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kosovo (UNSCR 1244/1999), Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Malta, the Republic of Moldova, Montenegro, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, the Russian Federation, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, the United Kingdom, Uzbekistan.

Leading states 

Czech Republic, Germany, Poland, Hungary, Romania, Slovakia, Sweden

Donor

Funded by the European Commission.

 

The Prague Process is a targeted migration dialogue policy process promoting migration partnerships among the countries of the European Union, Schengen Area, Eastern Partnership, Western Balkans, Central Asia, Russia and Turkey (50 participating states).

The Prague Process interactive map (i-Map) has been initially developed under the Building Migration Partnership (BMP) initiative and it is currently updated and improved under the Prague Process Targeted Initiative

Migration profiles are being uploaded to the i-Map platform.

 

Prague Process logo

Budapest Process i-Map on the Silk Routes countries

Participating states

Albania, Afghanistan, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Pakistan, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Kingdom and Uzbekistan.

In addition the project "Fostering Cooperation in the Area of Migration with and in the Silk Routes Region" covers Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Iran, Iraq, and Pakistan. 

The following countries have observer status: Australia, Canada, China and USA.

Apart from the states listed above, several international organisations also participate in the Budapest Process. 

Donors

The Silk Route i-Map is implemented within the framework of the project "Fostering Cooperation in the Area of Migration with and in the Silk Routes Region" funded by Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland and Turkey.

Secretariat/Implementing agency

Budapest Process Secretariat - International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD)

Rabat Process i-Map

Participating states

Algeria (observer), Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Egypt, EU-27 Member States, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Equatorial Guinea, Iceland, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Libya, Mali, Morocco, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Norway, Republic of the Congo, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Switzerland, Togo, Tunisia

Donor

Funded by the European Union

Implementing partners

Implemented by a consortium of the International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD) and the International Latin American Foundation for Public Administration and Public Policies (FIIAPP)