This project is connected to the Sustainable Development Goals also known as Global Goals, especially 10, 16 and 17

At the end of this lesson:
-You will know what we call human smuggling and when we speak of human trafficking.
-You will know why many (boat) refugees strike deals with human smugglers.
-You can mention the most important migration routes and you will know why there have been shifts in them.
-You will know the EU operations Mare Nostrum and Titron and you can mention several similarities and differences between the two.
-You will know why human rights organizations such as Amnesty International are very critical of these EU operations and you will know why Amnesty has started the SOS Europe action.

At the end of this assignment you will know the meaning of the following terms:
*Boat refugee
*Human smuggling
*Migration route
*Mare Nostrum
*SOS Europe

Final product
As the final product of this assignment you will write a letter to Prime Minister Rutte about your opinion of the boat refugee problem.
With this letter, you will show that you have reached your teaching objectives.

The final product (the letter) will be graded by your teacher..
Your teacher will grade the assignment based on the following:

- Content: Does your letter show that you have understood the subject matter?
- Form: Was your letter written with care and did you work together well?
- Language mistakes: Do your answers to the questions and the final assignment not contain too many language mistakes?

Group size
You will work by yourself for this lesson.

For this assignment you will need two hours.