“Wenn es um Schlepper und Fluchtgründe geht, kann man Melita Sunjic nichts vormachen. Europa setze an der falschen Stelle an.”
Presentation on Attitude Change – the Royal Discipline of Campaigning at the Khartoum Process Meeting on Awareness Raising Campaigns in The Hague, 19/20 June 2018.
The highly successful UNHCR campaign Dangerous Crossings is warning people in the Horn of Africa about the dangers of crossing into Yemen. The campaign is centered on an award winning multilingual music video.
Melita H. Sunjic analyses rumours and myths, unspeakable nonsense and insidious lies circulating along refugee routes and explains what can be done to counter them.
An article analysing the demand-driven emergence of smuggling networks in 2016 and the thin dividing line between (voluntary) smuggling and (forced) trafficking.
Key note by Roman Hummel at Austrian Broadcasting Forum, November 2017.
In 2016 in her previous capacity in UNHCR, Melita H. Sunjic introduced a weekly service monitoring the open source discourse among refugees and between refugees and smugglers on social media,
Angst vor Hetze, Staunen über Scheidungen: Was Flüchtlinge posten Facebook spielt vor, während und nach der Flucht eine große Rolle für Asylwerber, zeigen Berichte des UNHCR
Developed by Melita Sunjic for UNHCR targeting Syrian refugees but widely used by different refugee organisations.
Roman Hummel at Parliamentary Symposium in Vienna 2013.