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Vision and Leadership Are Needed to Embrace Mobility and Diversity

Migration has shaped the history of humanity and is here to stay. Building fences, using various forms of violence, detaining on a massive scale, withholding access to basics such as shelter, food or water, and using threatening language or hateful speech, will not stop migrants from trying to cross borders. Yet, globally, States attempt to "seal" borders, without offering viable avenues for legal migration: in this, States are destined to fail.
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