Italy has been taking a strong stance against migration, fearing that migrants will become a burden to the country. Agitu Idea Gudeta from Ethiopia tries hard to fit in. She has set up a thriving business in just a few years since fleeing her home.
Aid groups fear that some 170 migrants could be dead after two dinghies sank in separate incidents after leaving Libya and Morocco. Italian President Sergio Mattarella has expressed his "deep sorrow."
Cameroonian Yvan Sagnet is looking to tackle labor exploitation in agriculture with an ethical label that's meant to challenge the local gangmaster system. Ylenia Gostoli reports from Apulia, Italy.
Several left-wing mayors in Italy have refused to obey the "anti-migrant" policies of interior minister, Matteo Salvini. The right-wing leader has spearheaded a move to tighten asylum laws.
Berlin-based Sea-Watch said conditions on the boats had become dangerous, with migrants suffering from severe seasickness and post-traumatic stress disorder. The vessels were denied access to ports in Malta and Italy.
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