Long read: How the Nordic model in France changed everything for sex workers

Published on: 16 October 2020 Written by: Polina Bachlakova All articles by: Polina Bachlakova

In 2019, 10 sex workers were killed in France in the span of six months. Critics say that the Nordic model and its criminalisation of clients is to blame. Here’s why.

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After the 'migration crisis'

How Europe works to keep Africans in Africa

Edited by Liliane Mouan, Simon Massey and Cameron Thibos

Migration from Africa to Europe has, since the long summer of migration in 2015, been at the top of the European political agenda. As right-wing parties have gained at the ballot box through their anti-migration rhetoric, the priority for most policymakers has been to look tough and to prevent such an experience from ever happening again. To this end the European Union and individual EU member states have devoted large amounts of resources to trying to keep people in Africa. As this feature demonstrates in great detail, an awful lot has been going on.

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