Stop violence at the border! Seeking asylum is a human right.
Give solidarity a chance!
‘Salaam alaikum’! Brabant native Maria shouted from her garden to her new Syrian neighbour. That short, friendly greeting turned out to be the start of a beautiful friendship. ‘More than that, actually: we’ve become family. Wim and I just gained four grandchildren.’Continue Reading
Together with friends from all over Europe, we are launching a new European campaign: Give solidarity a chance!
Refugees in search of a safe place face inhumane treatment in Europe. We are joining forces with 14 other refugee organisations to demand a humane policy and a fair distribution of refugees across Europe!
Will you also raise your voice?
For World Refugee Day 2021, we joined over 30 European human rights NGOs to urge the EU to do more for the relocation of refugees. We sent a letter to the Portuguese Presidency of the EU, flagging our concern that some EU Member States are not receiving sufficient support in their efforts at receiving and hosting refugees.
On our part, we have sent this letter to the Prime Minister and to the Ministry for Home Affairs, National Security and Law Enforcement.
The letter may be read below, or downloaded here.
There are too many Member States who are turning a blind eye to the situations at the borders of Europe and are undermining a humane, solidarity-based EU asylum and migration policy.Joint Advocacy Letter