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Outspoken but Unheard: how diasporas in Europe shape migration along Mediterranean Sea Route
Outspoken but Unheard: how diasporas in Europe shape migration along Mediterranean Sea Route

November 21, 2019

Outspoken but Unheard: how diasporas in Europe shape migration along Mediterranean Sea Route

The relation between refugees and migrants in mixed migration flows along the Central Mediterranean Sea route and the diaspora in Europe remains poorly understood. The present study challenges existing perceptions of the interaction between those who aspire to travel and those who have already made the difficult journey by exploring the reality of the relationship as reported by migrants and refugees themselves.

Migration: A study on Afghan returnees from Europe, their motivations and challenges to reintegration
Migration: A study on Afghan returnees from Europe, their motivations and challenges to reintegration

November 7, 2017

Migration: A study on Afghan returnees from Europe, their motivations and challenges to reintegration

Nearly forty years of conflict, economic hardship and natural disasters have resulted in the displacement and migration of millions of Afghans. More recently, increasing numbers of Afghans are making the difficult decision to return to their country of origin, often under strained and difficult circumstances. While a growing number of media organisations and humanitarian actors […]