DW talks with Achim Steiner, head of the United Nations Development Programme. He tells us what is driving young, bright Africans to take huge risks in heading to Europe
Even as a migrant rescue ship disembarks 88 asylum-seekers in an Italian port, a UN official says the Mediterranean isn't the most dangerous place for migrants. Many more die trying to reach the coast than in the sea.
Three EU member states violated the law by refusing to comply with the bloc's migrant sharing scheme, the Advocate General said. The opinion is not legally binding, but is often adopted by Europe's top court.
Income inequality was reversed among a group of Africans migrating to Europe, according to a new UN study. Although much higher earnings are a factor, intolerance at home often cements the decision.
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