Having access to correct and up-to-date information during the migration journey and after arrival in Europe is crucial for refugees and migrants. However, issues like limited Wi-Fi access, lack of trust in sources and ever-changing circumstances can pose challenges. Distrust can be either based on previous negative experiences, especially in the case of official government sources, or a loose relationship. Refugees and migrants deal with this by combining different sources, cross-checking or researching.
- Social network
- Friends and family in Europe
- Acquaintances met on the road or online
- Contact established on- and offline
- Social media
- Facebook is most heavily used
- Traditional news sources
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