The European Union is operating in crisis mode with its migration policy by wrongly focusing on containment. Issues of migration and forced displacement have dominated public debate in EU member states for the third consecutive year. The feeling of having lost control over immigration weighs heavily on them, and has led to somewhat distorted perceptions of the issue of migration to... Continue Reading
Melanie Müller is a research fellow at the German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP). She has been working on political developments in sub-Saharan Africa, migration and on human rights in the supply chain of raw materials. Multiple research trips have taken her to South Africa, Zimbabwe, Niger and Ghana.