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Refugees & Migrants

Scaling Fences: Voices of Irregular African Migrants to Europe
Migration

Despite dangers, many Africans still migrate to Europe

Irregular migrants reveal strong links between migration and development
UNDP
By UNDP
Lucia Kula.
Migration

A life on the move

From the ravages of war to culture shock in Europe
Sengalese at cultural parade in Harlem in New York. Photo: Alamy / Richard Levine
Migration

African migrants keen to retain their cultural values abroad

African children abroad struggle over cultural identity
The Italian Coast Guard rescues migrants bound for Italy. Photo: IOM / Francesco Malavolta
Louise Donavan  and 
Migration

Risky journey to Europe

Search for greener pastures carries deadly consequences
Refugee students in a classroom in Uganda. Photo: UN Photo/Mark Garten
Migration

Uganda stands out in refugees hospitality

The country hosts the largest number of refugees in Africa – more than a million
The Italian Coast Guard rescues migrants bound for Italy. Photo: IOM / Francesco Malavolta
Louise Donavan  and 
Migration

Risky journey to Europe

Search for greener pastures carries deadly consequences
Africans march on New York streets during the African Day Parade. Photo: Alamy /Richard Levine
Migration

2019: Year of return for African Diaspora

Ghana rolls out the red carpet to encourage resettlement in the motherland
Migrants from Africa and elsewhere rescued from a smuggler's boat by an Italian naval ship in the Mediterranean. Photo credit: UNHCR/A. D'Amato
Refugees & Migrants

Young Ghanaians risk all for "better" life

Some migrate within Africa while others take the risky route to Europe
Campaign