A Scientific Initiative on/for Border Abolitionism

Research Node 03

Italy - Mazara del Vallo

Mazara del Vallo. The destination of an old migration route and a node for Tunisian People on the Move.

Sicilian Strait

Research Node 08

Tunisia - Mahdia

We focus on deportees' migration cycles in Mahdia and Sfax with an emphasis on the role of solidarity networks and family ties in shaping their experiences.

Deportees and Solidarity: Exploring the Role of Solidarity Networks in the Migration Cycle of Deportees around Sfax and Mahdia

Research Node 02

Italy - Ventimiglia

Ventimiglia, “la Porta Occidentale d’Italia”, is a porous borderland, displaying an important tradition of commerce, custom, and smuggling activities.


Research Node 01

Italy - Oulx

One of the first nodes of the SolRoutes project is the Alpine route affecting the Susa Valley in what has recently become a highly debated border zone.

Rifugio Fraternità Massi

Research Node 05

Belgium - Brussels

Belgium is a crucial space for secondary movements, circulations, as well as for the attempts to settle many people on the move who have not succeeded in obtaining asylum in other EU countries.

Squatting, Solidarity, and the Right to the City in Brussels: Unraveling the Nexus