Sub-Saharan Africa

  • It is thought that between 80,000 and 150,000 people crossed the harsh and arid desert zone in northeastern Niger on their way to Europe in 2015.

    The perilous migration across the desert of Niger: Africa’s hidden story

    16 September 2016
  • Maize growing alongside an irrigation channel, Ruti area in Gutu Province, Zimbabwe, January 2012. Photo: Ruby Wright/Oxfam

    Beyond Good Intentions

    10 August 2015