* 6 Results enter search term Search Reset filter Suchfilter Content Type Publications (6) Topics Africa (6) Emerging Markets & Developing Countries (5) Migration (5) Europe (2) European Union (2) Common European Asylum System (1) Publication Type Policy Brief (4) Assessment Report (1) Research Paper (1) Research Countries of Origin and First Asylum (5) Experts Franzisca Zanker (6) Leonie Jegen (4) Kwaku Arhin-Sam (3) Judith Altrogge (2) Amanda Bisong (1) Matthias Lücke (1) Olivia Sundberg Diez (1) Date Last Month Last Year Select Period start date to end date Sort by Relevance Date Aktive Filter Topics: Africa Experts: Franzisca Zanker Remove all filters Research Paper The Political Economy of Migration Governance in the Gambia 11.11.2019 Migration is an important and contested societal issue in the Gambia, reflected in national politics. First and foremost, irregular migration is highly politically volatile. Many Gambians have left the country in the last decade, mainly in search of... Assessment Report European and African perspectives on asylum and migration policy: Seeking common ground 22.04.2020 The European Commission is currently finalizing its proposed New Pact on Migration and Asylum to re-start the debate on how to reform the common European asylum system and manage immigration from non-EU countries. Policy Brief European dominance of migration policy in Niger 23.09.2019 Despite not traditionally being a priority, the issue of migration continues to carry ever more political weight in Niger, mainly due to European interests in curbing transit migrants moving northwards, but also because of increased forced... Policy Brief Challenges in EU-African Migration Cooperation: West African Perspectives on Forced Return 09.12.2019 Cooperation on the return of migrants is partially employed strategically by governments in the Gambia, Nigeria, Niger, and Senegal, though mostly on a bilateral level rather than on an EU level. Policy Brief Nigeria at a crossroads: The political stakes of migration governance 15.10.2019 Since 2014, Nigeria has outlined several initiatives on migration, including a National Migration Policy, strategies on labor migration and diaspora matters, and a coordinating framework to reform migration governance. Policy Brief Free movement in West Africa: Juxtapositions and Divergent Interests 30.06.2020 The coronavirus pandemic has brought international movement to a standstill, including in West Africa. In reality, however, implementation of the free movement protocols has long faltered.