Category: Europe


Gambian migrants fear stiffer anti-settlement measures in Italy

Gambian migrants in Italy remain skeptical about Italy’s new Prime Minister Guiseppe Conte and his government’s plans as he...
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Gambian government launches five-year plan to end irregular migration among youth

The Gambian government has launched the ‘Youth and Trade Roadmap’, a five-year plan to address irregular migration among...
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Kurdish refugees attacked for being “infidels”

Kurdish migrants were attacked by other migrants in Moria camp, on the Greek Island of Lesbos. The confrontation was reportedly...
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Migrant dressmaking job programme for trafficked women receives gift from Gucci

A group of Nigerian women who were trafficked to Italy to be forced into sex work have found new employment in a handbag and...
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Hungary passes law to criminalize helping asylum seekers

On 20 June, the parliament of Hungary passed a series of laws that criminalise any individual or groups who help undocumented...
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Gang kidnapping migrants for ransom arrested by Spanish police

On 17 May Spain’s Guardia Civil arrested a gang suspected of kidnapping migrants for ransom as they arrived from Morocco....
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European leaders propose migrant camps outside the EU

A number of European leaders are proposing to set up centers for the reception of migrants and camps for rejected asylum seekers...
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Rejected asylum seeker sets himself on fire in Germany

An Iranian migrant whose asylum application was rejected in Germany has set himself on fire, causing serious injuries and burns...
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Afghan migrants die during sea crossing to Greece

Seven Afghan migrants, including three children, have died when their boat sank as they were trying to cross into Greece from...
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