• Crisis Severity ?
     
    0 Very low
    Very high 5
  • Impact ?
     
    0 Very low
    Very high 5
  • Humanitarian Conditions ?
     
    0 Very low
    Very high 5
  • Complexity ?
    2.0
    0 Very low
    Very high 5
  • Access Constraints ?
    1.0
    No constraints
    Extreme constraints

Key figures

  • 37 Fatalities reported [?]

Overview

10/12/2019

The Western Mediterranean Route from North Africa, mainly Morocco and Algeria, to Spain is an important crossing for migrants and asylum seekers trying to reach Europe by sea. As of 1 December, UNHCR reports 29,835 people having arrived in Spain in 2019 of which 24,416 arrivals were by sea.? Morocco (29.4%), Guinea (12.9%), and Algeria (12.2%) are the main countries of origin of migrants and asylum seekers arriving in Spain in 2019. As of 9 December, 425 migrants have lost their lives in the Western Mediterranean in 2019.?

Latest Developments

26/06/2020

No significant recent humanitarian developments. This crisis is being monitored by our analysis team.