Louise Hunt and Jason Florio

United Kingdom

Online category, 2nd Prize

Winning entry

‘Gambian migrants who risk death, find life less than sweet in Italy’

Published in /on

The Guardian, Global Development, May 2016.

Next production funded by the Migration Media Award

'Will Gambians return now that their dictator has gone?' This story will explore whether Gambia's political transition from dictatorship to democracy in January is convincing migrants in Italy to return and if there are any signs of a slow-down in Gambia's exodus.