With globalization and improved transparency of welfare levels across the globe, migration has become an increasing challenge for industrialized countries. In places like the Mediterranean and the Aegean, migrants from troubled regions make their way across the seas to safer grounds. The guidance currently available is not region specific but has particular relevance for those vessels regularly transiting the Mediterranean Sea north of Libya or the Aegean. Below is also external links to relevant organisations working to manage the migration challenge.
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