WB Q1 2015


Key findings:

  • Sustained pressure with regards to non-regional secondary movements with Afghans as the most commonly detected nationality (sixfold increase compared to Q1 2014
  • Significant drop in arrivals of Kosovo citizens started in mid-February 2015. The ‘exodus’ was stopped through efficient multilateral cooperation
  • Overall increase in asylum claims submitted by Western Balkan nationals in EU Member States/Schengen Associated Countries in Q1 2015