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Five key recommendations for improving data on missing migrants

Data on deaths of migrants compiled by IOM´s Global Migration Data Analysis Center All numbers are estimates. Arrivals based on data from respective governments and IOM field offices.

Data on deaths of migrants compiled by IOM´s Global Migration Data Analysis Center All numbers are estimates. Arrivals based on data from respective governments and IOM field offices.

18 June 2018

Ms Ann Singleton, lead academic for the Worldwide Universities Network's Migration, Development and Global Transformations (MDGT) programmehas co-authored a blog for the Migration Data Portal which sets out five key recommendations for improving data on missing migrants.

Available in both English and Spanish, this publication coincided with her recent participation in the Border deaths and migration policies: state and non-state approaches conference in Amsterdam. 

Ms Singleton is a member of staff the University of Bristol School of Policy Studies and Senior Advisor to the Global Migration Data Analysis Centre (GMDAC).

Further information

Blog in English: https://migrationdataportal.org/blog/five-key-recommendations-improving-data-missing-migrants

Spanish translation: https://migrationdataportal.org/blog/espanol-cinco-recomendaciones-claves-para-mejorar-los-datos-sobre-migrantes-desaparecidos