Seeking asylum is a human right!

Stop violence at the border! Seeking asylum is a human right.

Give solidarity a chance!

Sign the petition in English or in Maltese!

A couple stands behind a fence as refugees and migrants wait to cross the Greek-Macedonian border near the town of Gevgelija on March 3, 2016. On March 3, EU President Donald Tusk issued a blunt warning to economic migrants not to come to Europe, and chastised EU countries which have taken unilateral action to tackle the crisis. Athens said it now had nearly 32,000 migrants on its territory, after Austria and Balkan states began restricting entries, creating a bottleneck in Greece. DIMITAR DILKOFF / AFP

New European campaign: Give solidarity a chance!

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?

Sign the petition!

Greece, Lesbos, 20 Octoberr 2015. A child cries after crossing by boat from Turkey to Molivos (Lesbos). The boat was full of water and almost sank. The people on this boat were quite shocked and hypothermic. Photo: Maikel Samuels

Letter to the EU Presidency: Call for Coalition of Willing EU MS to Relocate Refugees

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
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