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Flashcards in Mediterranean Situation Deck (11):
1

Most common nationalities of Mediterranean sea arrivals

Nigeria
Gambia

2

Pattern of sea arrivals since January 2014

Fluctuates

3

Why does migration fluctuate

Policies
Security & border control
Transport
Employment opportunities
Conflict

4

Reasons for gender differences in arrivals

Men head of family
Children & mothers more at risk (deaths and trafficking)

5

Push factors from sub-Saharan countries

Abusive marriages
Political crisis
Safety of children
Threats

6

Intervening obstacles of migration

Emotional challenges
Run out of money
Smugglers abuse them
Homesick

7

Pull factors to the UK

Peace & justice
Projects
Give birth there
Opportunities
Welfare benefits & public goods

8

Faith in religion during travelling

Belief in God not to die

9

Detention centres

Disease & stress
Nearby hospitals won't help in emergencies
Centres have no help internationally

10

What do migrants believe about getting jobs

It's easy to get a job

11

What emotions are felt if they return from Africa

Shame