Ahmed Alkhamsi

Libya

 Multimedia Category, Arabic, 3rd Prize tie

Winning entry

Fluid Borders: Trafficking Africans across Libya Exceeds Two Billion Dollars )الحدود السائلة: تجارة تهريب الأفارقة عبر ليبيا تتجاوز ملياري دولار(

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Alarabi

Next production funded by the Migration Media Award

The trafficking of African migrants in Libya. What is the volume and location of this trade? Is it organized and conducted through known markets? Are there local or regional companies which control such trade? Are money-laundering operations implemented through such trade? Are local banks restricting the receipt of funds resulting from such illegal operations?