Global Spotlight


The world has never been doing more than it is right now to dismantle the migrant smuggling trade, and yet it continues to grow. Some experts warn that tighter border controls only fuel demand for smuggling services. But many countries say such responses are an inevitable and logical response. But there is acceptance among all 193 UN member states that the world must better manage mass migration and protect refugees. Two new compacts are currently being drafted to achieve that.