The President of Africa Reborn, Winifred Ayuk, stood up as an Ambassador to the region in 2015, calling for intervention on their governments by international bodies, after six years of daily misfortunes of Sub-Saharans on the Mediterranean sea with no response of any kind from the region. (It got deadly from 2008 when President Berlusconi of Italy and President Gadaffi of Libya jointly agreed to start pushing back the boats. The boats started trying to dodge patrolling ships by navigating routes they were not familiar with. Before this operation, the movement had been there for about ten years. Some 48-72hour journeys have women giving birth on board at times and include unaccompanied children etc.