On a recent visit to Senegal for the Spring School on Media and Migration workshop, Anthony Akaeze, senior associate editor,
The feeling was odd. Standing like many others inside the port that morning, I reflected on what might have been,
Many Portuguese leave their country for Angola or Mozambique in the search for employment. They are either denied visa or
At the end of the year 2016 there were elections in Ghana and Gambia. The Ghanaians have again managed to
Among the summit’s declared intentions; to enable legal immigration from Africa to Europe for employment, curb refugee ﬂows and defeat
The year 2017 ended with very disturbing news as reports of slave markets in Libya shocked the world, and many
There has been a surge in international migration in recent years, reaching a total of 244 million individuals in 2015.
FOLLONICA, Italy, Nov 9 2017 (IPS) – As countless refugees arriving on Italy’s shores report torture, extortion and forced labour in Libyan detention centers, many say they never intended to make the journey to Europe until the chaos in Libya left them no other choice.
As budget cuts pushed humanitarian organizations to reduce food provisions for able-bodied men in eastern DRC, a man displaced by the armed conflicts started a mobile phone charging cabin to make ends meet.
It is easy to claim that Western attempts to export or promote democracy have failed to initiate genuine democratic reform.
To grow their economies, the primary producers of migrants must figure out how to step up the chain onto the
During the colonial era Africans were taught that blackness was without value and only “white” signiﬁed quality. This was just
Perhaps there has been a change of heart and those things not “typically German” are now not automatically bad or
Africa’s governments had not taken the necessary time to allay the deleterious eﬀects of colonialism. The violence, hatred, humiliation, exploitation
Farmers accounts on post-farming season A farmer in the Upper River Region of the country Kani Camara of Sandu Kuraw
They can flee, but can’t cut off from their homeland – refugees from Eritrea like Samuel (27) have to pay
When Lepo Depo and Kakule Molu run away from their homes in the Democratic Republic of Congo, it was not
Innocent Mekari and Juma Ahmeld Mpangule. Two men from Tanzania, one goal: Innocents dreams of working in Germany, Juma already
Ariam, Aaron, Samson and Abel have fled Eritrea to search for a better life in Europe. Their journey from Eastern