#Migrants

  • Article: A New Movement in Europe Is Demanding That Cities Welcome Refugees Amid COVID-19

    A New Movement in Europe Is Demanding That Cities Welcome Refugees Amid COVID-19

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 6, 2020

    Europe Must Act has mobilised 160 nonprofits and 100,000 individuals in just two months. Read more

  • Article: Emma Thompson Urges UK Government to Protect Migrants During COVID-19 Lockdown

    Emma Thompson Urges UK Government to Protect Migrants During COVID-19 Lockdown

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 27, 2020

    "It is imperative that our government shows decency and humanity." Read more

  • Article: This Spanish Nurse Went From Saving Lives at Sea to Fighting COVID-19 in Madrid

    This Spanish Nurse Went From Saving Lives at Sea to Fighting COVID-19 in Madrid

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|April 17, 2020

    She’s a hero, and is now calling on countries to transform their approach to human rights. Read more

  • Article: How the Refugee Crisis at the Greek-Turkish Border Makes Me Feel About Europe

    How the Refugee Crisis at the Greek-Turkish Border Makes Me Feel About Europe

    March 31, 2020

    Caroline König is an Oxfam Germany campaigner, here she writes about violence at Europe's borders. Read more

  • Article: What Coronavirus Means for Europe’s Refugees and How You Can Help

    What Coronavirus Means for Europe’s Refugees and How You Can Help

    By Helen Lock|March 25, 2020

    Refugees are particularly vulnerable to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more

  • Article: 138 Asylum Seekers Died After Being Deported by the US

    138 Asylum Seekers Died After Being Deported by the US

    By Brandon Wiggins|Feb. 6, 2020

    There were about 3.5 million asylum seekers globally by the end of 2018. Read more

  • Article: This Welsh Grandma Is Inspiring a Community to Knit 2,020 Jumpers for Refugee Children

    This Welsh Grandma Is Inspiring a Community to Knit 2,020 Jumpers for Refugee Children

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 30, 2019

    Eileen Johnson, from Cardigan, wanted to do something worthwhile before she turned 80. Read more

  • Article: A Groundbreaking UN Report Is Giving Voice to the African Migrant Experience in Europe

    A Groundbreaking UN Report Is Giving Voice to the African Migrant Experience in Europe

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 21, 2019

    Despite risking enslavement, death, and crushing debt, 93% would make the journey again. Read more