Identification & Selection of refugees

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Title Source Country
What is the European response to the Syrian refugee crisis? Czech Radio - Daniela Vrbová Czech Republic
What did the UDI do in 2011? - Annual Report UDI - Norvegian Directorate of Immigration Norway
Welcome to Europe! A comprehensive guide to resettlement ICMC Europe Belgium, Czech Republic
Welcome to Europe - A Guide to Resettlement ICMC Europe
Video Interview Pilot Immigration and Naturalisation Service of the Netherlands - INS and COA Netherlands
UNHCR Resettlement Handbook UNHCR
The Swedish Refugee Quota 2012 - Pool slots and continued focus on the Horn of Africa Migrationsverket - Swedish Migration Board Sweden
The Swedish Refugee quota Migrationsverket - Swedish Migration Board Sweden
The Emergency Transit Centre in Romania UNHCR, the Government of Romania and the International Organization for Migration Romania
Taking Stock of Refugee Resettlement: Policy Objectives, Practical Tradeoffs, and the Evidence Base - Report Migration Policy Institute (MPI)
Syrian Refugees in Turkey - 2013
Syrian Refugees in Lebanon - 2013 ICMC Europe
Syrian Refugees in Jordan - 2013 ICMC Europe
Syrian Refugees in Iraq - 2013
Syrian Refugees in Egypt - 2013
Syria: a regional crisis International Rescue Committee UK
Statistical Overview - Migration and Asylum 2011 The Danish Immigration Service Denmark
Spain will welcome 30 refugees in 2013 and 2014 as part of its resettlement programme Consejo de Ministros Spain
Somali Refugees in Kenya - 2013 ICMC Europe
Somali Refugees in Ethiopia - 2013 ICMC Europe
Situation des réfugiés palestiniens et irakiens dans la région Commissariat Général aux réfugiés et aux apatrides (CGRA) - BELGIUM Belgium
Shaping our future Elina Ekholm, Sophie Magennis & Leni Salmelin Finland, Ireland
Selection of quota refugees Finnish Immigration Service Finland
Ricominciare da capo - Speciale CIR/OIM Contributions of Franco Frattini, Giulia Falzoi, Flavio Di Giacomo, Novita Amadei, Rossella Celmi, Linda Sette, Luca C. Zingoni Italy
Resettling to the UK: The Gateway Protection Programme Refugee Council - UK UK

Somali Refugees in Kenya - 2013

Refugee population: 
497 277
location: 

Geolocation is -0.023559, 37.906193

refugee group: 
Somali
description: 

Refugee population (persons): 437,679

Total projected resettlement needs (persons): 15,349

Total UNHCR submission planned for 2015 (persons): 3,623

UNHCR priority caseload for resettlement in 2015: NO

UNHCR priority situation for the strategic use of resettlement in 2015: Yes

Common EU priorities for 2015: No

Regional protection programme: No

Resettlement countries in 2013-2014: US, Canada, Australia

 

Somali Refugees in Ethiopia - 2013

Refugee population: 
433 936
location: 

Geolocation is 9.145, 40.489673

refugee group: 
Somali
description: 

Refugee population (persons): 240,825

Total projected resettlement needs (persons): 31,220

Total UNHCR submission planned for 2015 (persons): 3,050

UNHCR priority caseload for resettlement in 2015: Yes

UNHCR priority situation for the strategic use of resettlement in 2015: Yes

Common EU priorities for 2015:

Regional protection programme: No

Resettlement countries in 2013-2014: US, Canada, Australia, Norway, Sweden and the UK

http://www.resettlement.eu/page/somali-refugees-kenya-ethiopia

 

Syrian Refugees in Lebanon - 2013

Refugee population: 
856 546
location: 

Geolocation is 33.854721, 35.8622849999999

refugee group: 
Syrian
description: 

Refugee population (persons): 851,284

Total projected resettlement needs (persons): 150,000

Total UNHCR submission planned for 2015 (persons): 12,500

UNHCR priority caseload for resettlement in 2015

UNHCR priority situation for the strategic use of resettlement in 2015

Common EU priorities for 2014

Regional protection programme

Resettlement countries in 2013-2014

 

Iranian Refugees in Turkey - 2013

Refugee population: 
609 938
location: 

Geolocation is 39.2194871542395, 41.1328125

refugee group: 
Iranian
description: 

Refugee population (persons): 3,321

Total projected resettlement needs (persons): 3,323

Total UNHCR submission planned for 2015 (persons): 3,000

UNHCR priority caseload for resettlement in 2015: NO

UNHCR priority situation for the strategic use of resettlement in 2015: Yes

Common EU priorities for 2015

Regional protection programme

Resettlement countries in 2013-2014: Canada, Australia, Norway, Finland and Germany.

 

Iraqi Refugees in Turkey - 2013

Refugee population: 
609 938
location: 

Geolocation is 38.963745, 35.243322

refugee group: 
Iraqi
description: 

Refugee population (persons): 30,000

Total projected resettlement needs (persons): 13,467

Total UNHCR submission planned for 2015 (persons): 6,000

UNHCR priority caseload for resettlement in 2015

UNHCR priority situation for the strategic use of resettlement in 2015

Common EU priorities for 2015

Regional protection programme

Resettlement countries in 2013-2014: Australia, Canada, Norway, Finland and Germany

 

Iraqi Refugees in Lebanon - 2013

Refugee population: 
856 546
location: 

Geolocation is 33.854721, 35.8622849999999

refugee group: 
Iraqi
description: 

Refugee population (persons): 4,944

Total projected resettlement needs (persons): 6,100

Total UNHCR submission planned for 2015 (persons): 1,100

UNHCR priority caseload for resettlement in 2015

UNHCR priority situation for the strategic use of resettlement in 2015

Common EU priorities for 2014

Regional protection programme

Resettlement countries in 2013-2014

 

Iraqi Refugees in Jordan - 2013

Refugee population: 
606 692
location: 

Geolocation is 30.585164, 36.238414

refugee group: 
Iraqi
description: 

Refugee population (persons): 20,286

Total projected resettlement needs (persons): 1,500

Total UNHCR submission planned for 2015 (persons): 1,500

UNHCR priority caseload for resettlement in 2015

UNHCR priority situation for the strategic use of resettlement in 2015

Common EU priorities for 2014

Regional protection programme

Resettlement countries in 2013-2014

 

Afghan Refugees in Pakistan - 2013

Refugee population: 
1 616 507
location: 

Geolocation is 30.375321, 69.345116

refugee group: 
Afghan
description: 

Refugee population (persons): 1,615,876

Total projected resettlement needs (persons): 26,800

Total UNHCR submission planned for 2015 (persons): 2,120

UNHCR priority caseload for resettlement in 2015: Yes – Afghans in Iran and Pakistan

UNHCR priority situation for the strategic use of resettlement in 2015: Yes – Afghans in Iran and Pakistan

Common EU priorities for 2014: Yes – Afghan refugees in Iran, Pakistan and Turkey

Regional protection programme: No

Resettlement countries in 2013-2014: AU, CA, FI, IS, NO, SE, US

 

Afghan Refugees in Iran - 2013

Refugee population: 
882 659
location: 

Geolocation is 32.427908, 53.688046

refugee group: 
Afghan
description: 

Refugee population (persons): 840,158

Total projected resettlement needs (persons): 82,000

Total UNHCR submission planned for 2013 (persons): 2,495

UNHCR priority caseload for resettlement in 2015

UNHCR priority situation for the strategic use of resettlement in 2015

Common EU priorities for 2015

Regional protection programme

Resettlement countries in 2013-2014

 

Syrian Refugees in Iraq - 2013

Refugee population: 
246 298
location: 

Geolocation is 33.223191, 43.679291

refugee group: 
Syrian
description: 

Refugee population (persons): 212,809

Total projected resettlement needs (persons): 22,700

Total UNHCR submission planned for 2015 (persons): 1,250

UNHCR priority caseload for resettlement in 2015

UNHCR priority situation for the strategic use of resettlement in 2015

Common EU priorities for 2015

Regional protection programme

Resettlement countries in 2013-2014