The European obsession with labeling people either economic migrants or refugees hampers understanding of the problems they face. Adding the role remittances play to the debate would help.
Unaccompanied minors who claim asylum face a lottery where some are recognised as refugees and others have to go home when they turn 18.
Italian PM blasts fellow EU leaders for spat over who takes in the desperate people arriving in his country every day.
Refugee Week is drawing to a close with little concrete progress. Can I at least get you to change your mind about this situation?
Governments mark Migrant Week by denying the problem.
The hope is that Buhari will be honest and efficient — but his post comes with significant baggage.
Post-independence Eritrea has descended into poverty and repression forcing huge numbers to flee to safety and a better life.