Tag: Jesuit Refugee Service (Malta)

‘Easter can’t be celebrated while people drown on our doorstep’ –...

"Saving lives and ensuring their disembarkation at a safe place is a fundamental legal obligation and also a moral imperative that can in no way be negotiated or renounced."

Updated (1): Watch: PN, NGOs relieved that standoff has ended

Updated with NGOs, PN statementAfter a two-week standoff, the 356 people rescued at sea by the Norwegian-flagged charity ship, Ocean Viking, were brought in...

Researchers proposals to improve women’s conditions at shelters and open centres

Following a study focused on migrant women, the same researchers have now published a list of proposals. This list is aimed to illustrate areas...

Updated: Italian govt should realize ‘gravity of emergency’; let them disembark...

The President of the European Parliament David Sassoli, has called on the Italian Government to allow the Open Arms rescue vessel to disembark the...

Alan Kurdi resolution coming in hours or days or still ongoing?

There seems to be some confusion regarding when the situation facing the migrants on board the migrant rescue vessel, ‘Alan Kurdi’, will be resolved.Newsbook.com.mt...

“Malta on a path of normalising ill-treatment of certain foreigners” –...

NGOs "deeply concerned" about living conditions for imported Turkish workers to work on major construction projects. The workers' accommodation and salaries were also said...