missing persons

A woman lays flowers around the body of a migrant found in Canos de Meca beach in Cadiz, in southern Spain. Credit: EPA/ROMAN RIOS
At last 10,000 migrant children in Europe disappeared in 2015. Many of them are still missing.
The Mediterranean route accounted for half of all migrants that died or went missing in 2018, according to IOM
A coast guard cutter in Cagliari searching for eight migrants who have been missing since a shipwreck four days ago off Sant'Antioco, in south-west Sardinia | Credit: Tax police
The Guardia di Finanza - one of Italy's police corps - searches for migrants in the SardinIan sea. Credit: ANSA/UFFICIO STAMPA GUARDIA DI FINANZA
Children in a center for unaccompanied minors in Athens
Photo credit: Italian Red Cross
Missing person reports are often filed by refugees who have lost their relatives during their journey | Credit: Mehdi Chebil