Asylum in Luxembourg: part 2


The year 2020 overall had less asylum applications due to the COVID-19 pandemic. A major change was that Venezuela made it into the top 5 nationalities of asylum seekers in Luxembourg. Click on the visual to learn more about how many asylum claims were...

Country profile: Eritrea


This week’s country profile looks at the country of origin of a significant number of refugees and asylum seekers here in Luxembourg: Eritrea. Also referred to as the “North Korea of Africa,” this country is rife with typical characteristics of a...

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Asylum in Luxembourg: 2019


What were the main countries of origin of asylum seekers in Luxembourg in 2019? How many asylum seekers were awarded refugee status last year? These questions will help shape your understanding of the local refugee context. Find the answers in the fact...

Refugee integration explained


The word “integration” as it pertains to refugees is commonly used often without a critical understanding of what it actually means. Popular opinion often argues that it is the degree to which refugees adapt to host societies, by way of customs and...

The global refugee context


Afin de sensibiliser la population à la situation mondiale sur la migration ainsi que les aspects de la vie des réfugiés, nous lançons les #fridayfacts, des fiches descriptives qui sortent les vendredis et qui donnent des aperçus, des chiffres clés...

Refugee protection in Luxembourg


“Refugees live off of our tax money and take advantage of our system.” You might have heard this stereotype before. What does an asylum seeker actually receive in terms of monthly support? What rights do asylum seekers have, from the perspectives of...


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