Posts In: Somali

Metropolitan Nomads: A Journey through Joburg’s Little Mogadishu

October 12, 2017 0 Comments

Read and download for free the Metropolitan Nomads: A Journey through Joburg’s Little Mogadishu project book.

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Metropolitan nomads: a journey through Jo’burg’s “little Mogadishu”

September 28, 2017 0 Comments

This article takes an intimate look at the everyday life of Somali migrants in Johannesburg, where collective stories of migration and survival interweave with individual desires and hopes of seeking a better life outside a country shattered by decades of internal conflict.

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Routes, locations, and social imaginary: a comparative study of the on-going production of geographies in Somali forced migration

August 29, 2017 0 Comments

Drawing on the thresholds approach, a model that incorporates geography and mobility studies to understand migration from the perspective of migrants, this article examines the importance of location and route(s) in determining the journeys of Somali migrants.

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Metropolitan Nomads: A Journey through Joburg’s Little Mogadishu (2014)

May 10, 2017 0 Comments

This project takes a close look at the everyday life of Somali migrants in Johannesburg, where collective stories of migration and survival interweave with individual desires and hopes of
seeking a better life outside a country shattered by decades of internal conflict.

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