Trends in Focus – youth migration in Somalia 

Drivers of youth migration in Somalia

Mogadishu – September 30, 2018: Youth migration has seen a significant spike over the last few years in urban settings throughout Somalia. There are many factors that prompt urban youth to consider migrating through risky journeys and troubled waters across the Mediterranean. These factors include: unemployment, conflict and unstable environment, lack of skills, and myths about Western countries for better futures.

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