West Africa

Migrants as Messengers


The Migrants as Messengers and Changemakers Campaign raises awareness about the main routes of irregular migration from Western Africa through the Sahara and in Libya and provides alternative narratives of hope in “Making it in Africa”.


67
%

of the respondents think the strongest message of the content is “That the journey is dangerous”


9 out of 10 respondents believed that campaign is interesting and learned something new about migration

8 out of 10 respondents are less likely to migrate irregularly

94
%

of the respondents become more aware of the risks


78
%

of the respondents believed that there is a high chance that someone will suffer a form of violence during journey if decided to migrate irregularly.