Tuesday, July 23, 2019
Internal migration within Africa.
Western media coverage of the European migration ‘crisis’ often obscures the reality that more Africans migrate within their own continent than make illegal, treacherous journeys across the Mediterranean. More than half of African migrants remain within Africa, following much older and more entrenched migration pathways crisscrossing the continent. However, they too face pressures in both their journeys and their destinations.