Barriers and barrios— Melilla


Melilla, in Morocco, is one of two Spanish colonies left on the African continent. The enclave is a lure for illegal immigrants who try to cross the border here into Europe. But this is not the whole story; Monocle looks at Melilla’s multicultural make-up and how recent investment can improve the settlement’s fortunes.

Economics, Infrastructure, Multiculturalism, Religion

Monocle 24

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