Workshop in The Gambia about “Information Gaps and Irregular Migration to Europe”

July 07, 2021
The Gambia


The NOVAFRICA workshop in The Gambia was about the project “Information Gaps and Irregular Migration to Europe“. The authors presented the main conclusions of this research project funded by the European Union with the aim to provide alternatives to irregular migration from West Africa to Europe.


09h30 – 10h00


10h00 – 10h15

Welcome Remarks

10h15 – 11h30

Presentation on “Information Gaps and Irregular Migration To Europe”
Catia Batista, Nova School of Business and Economics, NOVAFRICA

11h30 – 12h00

Coffe Break

12h00 – 13h00

Presentation on “How Has Covid-19 Affected the intention to Migrate via the Backway to Europe and to Neighboring African Country? Survey Evidence and a Salience Experiment in The Gambia”
Tijan L Bah, Navarra Center for International Development, NOVAFRICA and University of The Gambia.

13h00 – 13h30

Questions and Answers Session

13h30 – 13h45

Closing Session