migration

  • Extremist groups crowd fund initiative to hinder migrant rescue overseas

    Chronicles of a bad idea overseas

    When a far-right European group announced its crowdfunding campaign to disrupt rescue missions of migrant boats, human rights groups and concerned citizens burst out in anger. Regardless, the campaign was successful and achieved its financial goal. How did the journey overseas go? Well, that's a completely different story......
  • A successful integration

    While much media attention is on Libya as a country of transit for migrants and refugees, a stepping stone on the way to Europe; there seems to be little focus on displaced Libyans themselves. The descent into chaos of this desert land has forced many of its citizens into...
  • Domino effect

    The 2016 United States presidential elections, and later the policies implemented by Donald Trump with the closing of the borders, have generated great collateral effects in the Central and Latin America regions. Since the end of 2015, there has been an increase in the migratory traffic in this area,...
  • Whose Europe? Whose Union?

    The well-known story about the European Union begins with the establishment of the European Coal and Steel Community and later of the European Economic Community, following the end of the Second World War. This cooperation was very much motivated by the assumed nexus between political order and prosperity, as...
  • Bienvenidx – Mare Avertencia Lirika

    Mare Avertencia Lirika is a Zapotec hip-hop artist from the state of Oaxaca, Mexico who is redefining Rap, a genre that for some is associated with aggression, violence and misogyny. However, for Mare, rap has become a means of expression not only of her indigenous roots but also of...
  • Why the World Should Get Ready to Welcome Asylum Seekers

    The world is currently immersed in news of human migration across the Mediterranean Sea. Thousands of people escaping unresolved conflicts and poverty in the Middle East and North Africa have arrived in Europe to seek asylum. This is the biggest migration since the Second World War. Traditionally, migrants fleeing...
  • Another tragedy in the Mediterranean

    More than 300 people are feared dead after boats were found in the Mediterranean. On one boat, 29 people froze to death as there was no space in the deck. UNHCR claims that the boats had left Lybia on Saturday with 4 dinghies. Survivors said that before departure they...
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