Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime

Social Media and Irregular Migration from Maghreb

Social Media and Irregular Migration from Maghreb

In this episode we explore push factors for surging levels of migration from the Maghreb in early 2020, and how Moroccan social media star, who goes by the name Zizou Vlogs,  is lending a new voice to the changing face of irregular migration.   Presenter: Lindy Mtongana (https://twitter.com/lindymtongana?lang=en) Guests: (https://twitter.com/drm2h?lang=en), Senior Ana­­­­lyst with the Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime (https://twitter.com/aityaakub), King's College London Producer: Alexandria Sahai-Williams Reading material Wired - On YouTube, vloggers are teaching people how to migrate illegally (https://www.wired.co.uk/article/youtube-migration-videos) Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime (https://globalinitiative.net/)

Duration: 30 min

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