Collection of information on the partial mobilisation in the Russian Federation

We published a collection of information on the partial military mobilisation in the Russian Federation.

USDOS publishes annual report on trafficking in persons 2022

The US Department of State released its annual report on trafficking in persons, covering April 2021 to March 2022.

UNHCR reports 89.3 million displaced

UNHCR released its annual Global Trends report, covering displacement that occurred during 2021. The report says the number of people forcibly displaced was 89.3 million at the end of 2021, leaving the population of forcibly displaced at another record high.

USDOS publishes annual report on religious freedom for 2021

The US Department of State released its annual report on the freedom of religion, covering 2021.

ACCORD reports on the Russian Federation and on the DR Congo

The report on the Russian Federation covers political protests and dissidence in the context of the conflict in Ukraine. The report on the Democratic Republic of the Congo covers the situation of the Banyamulenge from 2020 to March 2022 (South Kivu: security situation and armed groups; attacks agains Banyamulenge; humanitarian situation; North Kivu and Ituri: situation of Banyamulenge)

New: Extended country pages

We are pleased to introduce an improvement to country pages on ecoi.net.

New country priorities on ecoi.net

In early 2022, we updated our country priorities. These priorities define which sources are covered on ecoi.net, i.e. which documents you can expect to find for a country. The update is based on Austrian, European and global asylum statistics and affects what sources we cover for what countries.

USDOS publishes annual report on human rights for 2021

The US Department of State released its annual report on human rights, covering 2021.

AI releases Annual Report 2020/21

Amnesty International’s Annual Report 2021/22 was released today. This edition covers 2021.

ACCORD training manual now also available in Korean

The ACCORD training manual “Researching Country of Origin Information” is now available in Korean. It was translated by UNHCR Korea.

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