The Invisible Women of Europe’s Migration Crisis

The plight of a growing number of female migrants remains undocumented as studies focus primarily on men, despite the fact that women are often more vulnerable, dealing with unwanted pregnancies, sexual assault and associated illness and mental health problems. ‘Women Read More …

Giving Birth at Europe’s Door

By Vanessa Grotti I did not expect a project on birth and pregnant crossings in EU borderlands to make me think about death and mourning so much. Yet now they seem so intimately connected I wonder how it could have Read More …

Migrant Maternity in the EUI Times

The European migration crisis which has exploded with such violence in recent months has prompted deep introspection from academics and policymakers. From the dead bodies on the shores of Greek islands to the living bodies of those detained at land Read More …