Nassim Majidi

Migration Matters

Why do people risk their lives to come to Europe?

In this episode of A Migrant’s View, migration specialist Nassim Majidi offers insights into what really motivates migrants to make the oftentimes perilous journey to Europe. Regardless of whether you agree with her assessments, her research into what drives decisions to migrate will enhance and deepen your perspective on the issue.

Look out for….

  • Understanding the root causes of migration
  • Causes: Mixes of conflict, political instability, economic instability
  • Passports and disparities in rights
  • Human rights discourse
  • Social welfare myth
  • Migrant motivation: contribution and potential