The International Youth Day is celebrated on 12 August, each year with a specific theme. The theme for 2013 is Youth Migration: Moving Development Forward. The UN wishes to raise awareness of the opportunities and risks associated with youth migration. … Continue reading Youth migration in Africa: moving away from youth
This policy brief presents results from a survey on migration aspirations in four different areas of Senegal. Continue reading Migration aspirations in Senegal: Who wants to leave and why does it matter?
How do migration aspirations vary from one local community to another, or between individuals in the same community? Continue reading Who wants to go to Europe? Results from a large-scale survey on migration aspirations
How do policy measures relate to policy narratives centred on security, co-operation and protection of migrants? Continue reading Protecting Europe and protecting migrants? Strategies for managing unauthorised migration from Africa
How do prospective migrants assess and relate to the risks of migration? Continue reading Beyond “kamikaze migrants”: Risk taking in West African boat migration to Europe