Despite the reinforcement of the fence and the cooperation Moroccan, Melilla has experienced these last months a migration crisis similar in number and intensity of the 2005. There was an increase of 66% in the number of irregular migrants, with respect to 2011, which had access to Melilla through jumps the fence in October 2012. And this despite a context favourable to deal with this phenomenon.

Published:
CIDOB

Publication Year:
2013

Author(s):
Elena Sanchez-Montijano, senior researcher, Cidob and Jonathan Zaragoza Cristiani, PhD Candidate, European University Institute

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