The European Union and African countries agreed on Malta on an action plan to strengthen the crisis regions in Africa that migrants come from. But will those measures work? EP president Schulz is calling for commitment and patience.
Colombians are voting for a new president. But instead of the peace process and former FARC fighters, the focus of the campaign has been on refugees from Venezuela, security and social policy.
In an effort to stop migrants from crossing the Mediterranean, Austria's chancellor has said EU border patrol guards should be sent to northern Africa. Sebastian Kurz has made cracking down on immigration a priority.
The far-right Alternative for Germany party has filed a complaint at the Constitutional Court against a change to Germany's migration policy. The party claims Chancellor Angela Merkel was wrong to bypass parliament.
The African Union has left its mark on the continent, although most observers agree that there is still room for improvement.
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