Luigi Achilli (European University Institute), Daniela Debono (Malmö University) and Sine Plambech (DIIS).
Smuggling and trafficking facilitate new journeys towards Europe but often at high costs and great risk to refugees, migrants and trafficked persons alike. This panel examines the routes, journeys and trajectories of modern migration and the human cost of transition.
(European University Institute) —
The Nexus: Human Smuggling and Border Control at the time of the Syrian conflict
(Marie Curie COFAS Fellow, Malmö University and the EUI) —
A cumulative trumping of human rights: The EU’s ‘first reception’ system for irregularly-arriving maritime migrants
Between “Victims” and “Criminals”: Rescue, Deportation, and Everyday Violence Among Nigerian Migrants