Lack of jobs fuels ‘backway to Europe’

President Adama Barrow has singled out youth unemployment as the biggest factor responsible for the mass migration of young...
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Combating irregular migration is government priority

Gambia’s Foreign Minister Ousainou Darboe, recently told members of the National Assembly that irregular migration is at...
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Migrants face kidnap, torture, execution in Libya – UN

The UN has said that both migrants and civilians face a severe risk of kidnap, torture and execution by armed groups in Libya. In...
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Migrants to Europe facing greater dangers

A new UNHCR report covering Mediterranean migration from January 2017 to March 2018, shows that the dangers migrants face while...
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Ethiopia implements strategy to support refugees and host communities

Ethiopia is making progress in implementing its 10-year comprehensive refugee response strategy expected to benefit refugees and...
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Afghan-owned energy company to supply power to one million Afghans

Bayat Power, a division of Bayat Energy, has just received final approval from the Afghan government for the construction of a...
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New factory inaugurated in Kabul

Earlier this month, a new factory was officially opened in Kabul. The factory will produce prefabricated housing materials for...
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More than 200 migrants detained in Turkey

The Turkish coastguard says that a total of 203 migrants, who were trying to reach Greece from Turkey, were detained in separate...
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Austria deports Afghan sisters

Two Afghan sisters who arrived in Austria in 2016 have been deported from the country, according to several news sources....
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