Niger: The Forgotten of the Transit Camps

ARTE Reportage

25 min

Available from March 16, 2017 at 9:32 am to December 8, 2019 at 11:59 pm

250,000 Nigerians are stuck in transit camps, for up to two years. They fled Boko Haram and took refuge in Niger, a country of barely 20 million inhabitants. Approximately 10,000 migrants pass through it each week. A massive influx that threatens to transform this poor but stable country into a new powder keg in the heart of Africa.

Credits
  • Author:Antonio Cascais
  • Director:Antonio Cascais
  • Country:Germany
  • Year:2016