Migrant Vulnerability to Human Trafficking and Exploitation: Evidence from the Central and Eastern Mediterranean Migration Routes
We live in a world on the move. Today, one in every seven of us around the world is a migrant. While most migration is by choice and has a largely positive impact on migrants and societies, IOM’s experience and data have shown that many other migrants may also endure the most gruelling of pathways in search of opportunity and a better life. With population movement comes great capacity for social innovation and economic growth; however, large-scale migration also presents a unique set of challenges.