Looking at a Human Rights Internship!

#KeepingUpWithTheInterns Matthew’s human rights internship has come to an end, after 12 months of an intense learning process! For his final contribution, here’s a video looking at the internship.

“I’m not racist but…”

Hey All! I hope you’re all doing great and as safe as possible during these times.  I would like to start this blog post with a simple question: how many times have you heard someone say “I’m not a racist but…”?

Understanding our work in relation to migrant detention – Interview with our Director

#KeepingUpWithTheInterns Hey all! I hope all of you are doing well! Today I will be writing about something that aditus foundation works a lot on: our work on migrant detention. To help me understand this topic and the current situation better I decided to interview our Director, Dr. Neil Falzon. To start off, I asked him to explain the concept of migrant detention: “Detention is when people’s liberty is entirely taken away from them.”  As he was talking, I started read more

2021 dreams for the aditus team!

#KeepingUpWithTheInterns Hi All! I hope you are all doing great!  We all can say, “what a year 2020 has been!” For sure, it’s going to be a year that all of us will remember! It was a year like no other. As the year was coming to an end, here at aditus we met to think about what happened during the year in office and also at our homes. We also shared our hopes for what we wish to see read more

Interview with Richmond Foundation: impact of Covid-19 on mental health

#KeepingUpWithTheInterns Hey all! I hope everyone is staying safe and preparing for the winter! On 10 September we celebrated Mental Health Day, so this week I am sharing an interview about the impact of Covid-19 on mental health. At aditus foundation, we saw a lot of our clients being seriously affected from this pandemic due to their vulnerabilities. We also had clients who, like most of us, found it hard to cope with quarantine and isolation.  As stated in this read more