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EU Trust Fund for Africa adopts €90 million programme on protection of migrants and improved migration management ... - EU News

Following up on the Joint Communication on the Central Mediterranean Route and the Malta Declaration, the EU Trust Fund for Africa upon proposal from the European Commission, adopted today a €90 million programme to step up the protection of migrants ...and more »

IOM: African migrants traded in Libya's 'slave markets' - Aljazeera.com

People are held for ransom, forced labour or sexual exploitation after being sold for up to $500, UN agency says. 11 Apr 2017 15:30 GMT. Hundreds of African refugees and migrants passing through Libya are being bought and sold in modern-day slave ...and more »

Migrants from west Africa being 'sold in Libyan slave markets' - The Guardian

Gambian migrants returning home from Libya carry bags from UN agency the International Organization for Migration. Photograph: Luc Gnago/Reuters. Libya. Migrants from west Africa being 'sold in Libyan slave markets'. UN migration agency says selling of ...and more »

African migrants sold in Libya 'slave markets', IOM says - BBC News

Africans trying to reach Europe are being sold by their captors in "slave markets" in Libya, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) says. Victims told IOM that after being detained by people smugglers or militia groups, they were taken to ...and more »

African migrants reportedly being sold in 'slave markets' in Libya, UN agency warns - UN News Centre

A young man waits at an IOM transit centre in Agadez, Niger. He along with his younger brother decided to return back to the country after a failed attempt to reach Europe. Photo: IOM 2016/Amanda Nero ?Share. Print. 11 April 2017 – Hundreds of migrants ...and more »

African slaves 'sold in Libyan car parks for $200' - euronews

The United Nations' migration agency says growing numbers of African migrants passing through Libya are being sold as slaves by traffickers or militia groups before being held for ransom. The International Organization for Migration (IOS) has published ...and more »

Libya: African refugees being sold at 'regular public slave auctions' - The Independent

Refugees and migrants are being sold at modern-day public slave markets in Libya, the UN's migration agency has said. International Organisation for Migration staff found hundreds of young African men are being traded in public in what they described ...and more »

Migrants in Libya are being rounded up and sold into slavery, UN says - CBC.ca

Migrants and refugees are rescued from a crowded wooden boat north of Sabratha, Libya, on February 18, 2017. (David Ramos/Getty Images). Listen 7:12. more stories from this episode. Migrants in Libya are being rounded up and sold into slavery, UN says ...and more »

African migrants are being sold as slaves in open markets in Libya - Quartz

African migrants trying to reach Europe by way of Libya are being auctioned off in car parks, garages, and as well as public squares, in what staff at the International Organization for Migration (IOM) has described as “slave markets.” Victims from ...and more »

African migrants raped & murdered after being sold in Libyan 'slave markets' – UN - RT

A growing number of migrants passing through Libya are being traded in so-called slave markets before being held for ransom, according to the UN migration agency. Many experience malnutrition and sexual abuse, while some pay the ultimate price of death ...and more »