Border security: Communities’ integration and perception

Number of Pages: 
92
Year: 
2017
Available in French
Electronic copy only
Description: 

Description: This study deals with border communities' perceptions about:
- border management in Diffa region and the eastern part of Zinder region;
- criminality, Boko Haram and terrorism;
- relationships and communication with defence and security forces in charge with border management; 
- integration of communities in border management;
- reaction of populations and authorities in Diffa region regarding past crisis. 

This publication serves as a tool for IOM Niger and the Government of Niger to guide their policy regarding the engagement of communities in border management.