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The “Africa Rising” Paradox, Human Trafficking, and Perilous Migration Across the Sahara and the Mediterranean to Europe

  • Anne KubaiEmail author
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Abstract

Migration is simply the action or process of changing one’s place of residence permanently or temporarily. Migration can be voluntary or involuntary, though as some scholars would like to argue, very few people would take the risk of leaving their countries, homes, and communities and migrate to unknown places without being forced to do so by circumstances that are often beyond their control. Often the thin line between migration that is motivated by a sense of adventure and the search for greener pastures is blurred.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Historical and Contemporary StudiesSödertörn UniversityHuddingeSweden
  2. 2.Research Institute for Theology and ReligionUniversity of South AfricaPretoriaSouth Africa

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