Large-scale migration to Europe has precipitated a paradigm shift in relations between the European Union (EU) and the government of Sudan, and closer ties between both entities. This new partnership has resulted in the EU disbursing millions of euros to the Sudanese government for technical equipment and training efforts geared toward stopping the flow to Europe of migrants from Sudan and those from Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, and other countries in sub-Saharan Africa who come through Sudan.
Author(s): Baldo, Suliman
Full Title: Border Control from Hell: How the EU’s migration partnership legitimizes Sudan’s “militia state”
Publisher or Journal: The Enough Project
Year of Publication: 2017
Document Type: Report