Data Visualization
September 17, 2015

The Refugee Crisis through the eyes of Data Visualization

Christopher Möller
The refugee crisis is the ubiquitous topic in international media for the past months. Many news outlets have tried to support their coverage through data visualizations - resulting in some powerful interactives. This collection shows the projects that have been published so far.

The New York Times - Closing the Back Door to Europe

2015-09-15 Maps
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Vox - One chart that puts Europes response in perspective

2015-09-15 Infographic
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The Economist - More neighbours make more fences

2015-09-15 Map
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Swissinfo - Six graphs to understand the migration phenomenon

2015-09-14 Steamgraph, Barchart, Bubblechart, Map
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Berliner Morgenpost - Aus welchen Ländern Flüchtlinge nach Berlin kommen

2015-09-11 Charts
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The New York Times - The Scale of the Migrant Crisis

2015-09-10 Infographic
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Quartz - Follow the flow of Syrian civilians from the Middle East to Western Europe

2015-09-10 Map
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The New York Times - Seeking a Fair Distribution of Migrants in Europe

2015-09-04 Map, Barchart, Bubblechart
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Le Monde - Comprendre la crise des migrants en Europe

2015-09-04 Graphics Collection
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SVT - Refugee flows to the EU

2015-09-03 Flowchart
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WDR - Flüchtlinge in NRW

2015-09-01 Map
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The New York Times - Which Countries Are Under the Most Strain in the European Migration Crisis?

2015-08-29 Map, Charts
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The Guardian - What do you call a person who moves to another country in search of a better life?

2015-08-28 Interactive
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Lemonde - Morts aux frontières

2015-08-28 Map
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Economist - Looking for a home

2015-08-27 Map, Infographic
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Zeit Online - Hier wohnen Deutschlands Asylbewerber

2015-08-20 Maps
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Zeit Online - Europa schiebt ab

2015-08-07 Infographic
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The New York Times - The Flight of Refugees Around the Globe

2015-06-20 Maps
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The New York Times - What’s Behind the Surge in Refugees Crossing the Mediterranean Sea

2015-05-21 Maps, Charts
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Zeit Online - Wer steigt in die Flüchtlingsboote?

2015-04-23 Chart
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Zeit Online - Ein gut bewachtes Massengrab

2015-04-17 Chart, Maps, Infographic
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Journalism++ - Migrant Files

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Journalism++ - Syria

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