“Build a Future, Make it in Gambia” – new project to help tackle root causes of migration

Banjul, Gambia – The European Union (EU) office in Gambia has announced that a new project is expected to be launched soon,...
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Clashes between police and migrants at Libya detention centre

Reports are emerging that Eritrean and Ethiopian migrants detained at the Tareq al-Matar detention centre in Tripoli have clashed...
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UN signs migration agreement

For the first time, United Nations member states have agreed to a comprehensive Global Compact to better manage international...
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NAPTIP’s quest to arrest cross-border traffickers

Nigeria’s anti-human trafficking agency, the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), has called...
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Number of migrants in Libya’s detention centres doubles

The UN migration agency has reported that the number of migrants in Libya’s overcrowded detention centres has almost doubled...
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Lone survivor found floating alongside two corpses off the Libyan coast

A lone survivor of a boat wreck was found floating alongside the bodies of a woman and young boy 150 kilometres off the Libyan...
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Sudan: Children freed from traffickers join families

Sudan’s National Committee for Combating Human Trafficking (NCCHT) said on the 27 of July that it has managed to reunite 80...
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Gambian cashew exporter partners with returnees

Farimang Manneh, the CEO of a leading cashew nut export company in The Gambia, is using his success in entrepreneurship to set up...
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Italy renews friendship pact with Libya to block migrants

Italy and Libya agreed on 7 July to reactivate a 2008 friendship treaty, which allowed migrants to be returned to Libyan...
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