Sophia Wirsching is a policy adviser on migration and development at Bread for the World, the German Protestant development service. She is member of the CONCORD Task Force on Migration and Development, on behalf of Venro, the umbrella organization of development NGOs in Germany. Sophia studied political science and sociology.
EU self-interests push migrant and refugee rights to the sidelines, write CONCORD members Sophia Wirsching and Bob van Dillen in this guest commentary. Is the EU really serious about tackling today’s key migration challenges and how can policies be more adequate?