Migration between Africa and Europe (MAFE): Advantages and Limitations of a Multi-Site Survey Design

Cris Beauchemin  By the same author


Sub-Saharan immigration became a major concern in Europe in the first decade of the twenty-first century. Images of migrants attempting to scramble over barbed-wire fences in Ceuta and Melilla in 2005, followed later by footage of brightly painted boats being hauled ashore on the Canary Islands, captured the attention of the general public and political decision-makers. The idea of an “African invasion” (…)